Free Press Summaries and Reviews

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8 Book

When the Center Held

Gerald Ford and the Rescue of the American Presidency
Donald Rumsfeld
Free Press, 2018
9 Book

The End of Normal

The Great Crisis and the Future of Growth
James K. Galbraith
Free Press, 2014
8 Book

Excellent Sheep

The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life
William Deresiewicz
Free Press, 2014
7 Book

The Nature of the Future

Dispatches from the Socialstructed World
Marina Gorbis
Free Press, 2013
8 Book

The Trust Edge

How Top Leaders Gain Faster Results, Deeper Relationships, and a Stronger Bottom Line
David Horsager
Free Press, 2012
8 Book

Resilience

Why Things Bounce Back
Andrew Zolli and Ann Marie Healy
Free Press, 2012
8 Book

The Face-To-Face Book

Why Real Relationships Rule in a Digital Marketplace
Ed Keller and Brad Fay
Free Press, 2012
7 Book

All In

How the Best Managers Create a Culture of Belief and Drive Big Results
Adrian Gostick and Chester Elton
Free Press, 2012
8 Book

Risk Intelligence

How to Live with Uncertainty
Dylan Evans
Free Press, 2012
8 Book

The 4 Disciplines of Execution

Achieving Your Wildly Important Goals
Sean Covey et al.
Free Press, 2012
8 Book

Abundance

The Future Is Better Than You Think
Peter H. Diamandis and Steven Kotler
Free Press, 2012
8 Book

Smart Trust

Creating Prosperity, Energy, and Joy in a Low-Trust World
Stephen M.R. Covey et al.
Free Press, 2012
8 Book

The 3rd Alternative

Solving Life’s Most Difficult Problems
Stephen R. Covey
Free Press, 2011
9 Book

The New Deal

A Modern History
Michael Hiltzik
Free Press, 2011
9 Book

Plan B

How to Hatch a Second Plan That's Always Better Than Your First
David Kord Murray
Free Press, 2011
8 Book

The Case for Mars

The Plan to Settle the Red Planet and Why We Must
Robert Zubrin and Richard Wagner
Free Press, 2011
8 Book

Little Bets

How Breakthrough Ideas Emerge from Small Discoveries
Peter Sims
Free Press, 2011
9 Book

The Blame Game

How the Hidden Rules of Credit and Blame Determine Our Success or Failure
Ben Dattner and Darren Dahl
Free Press, 2011
7 Book

The Moral Landscape

How Science Can Determine Human Values
Sam Harris
Free Press, 2010
9 Book

The Orange Revolution

How One Great Team Can Transform an Entire Organization
Adrian Gostick and Chester Elton
Free Press, 2010
7 Book

The Way We're Working Isn't Working

The Four Forgotten Needs That Energize Great Performance
Tony Schwartz et al.
Free Press, 2010
7 Book

The Leader Who Had No Title

A Modern Fable on Real Success in Business and in Life
Robin Sharma
Free Press, 2010
8 Book

Wealth Watchers

A Simple Program to Help You Spend Less and Save More
Alice Wood
Free Press, 2009
9 Book

Forces of Fortune

The Rise of the New Muslim Middle Class and What It Will Mean for Our World
Vali Nasr
Free Press, 2009
9 Book

Fool's Gold

How the Bold Dream of a Small Tribe at J.P. Morgan Was Corrupted by Wall Street Greed and Unleashed a Catastrophe
Gillian Tett
Free Press, 2009
8 Book

The Nurture Assumption

Why Children Turn Out the Way They Do
Judith Rich Harris
Free Press, 2009
9 Book

The Predator State

How Conservatives Abandoned the Free Market and Why Liberals Should Too
James Galbraith
Free Press, 2008
9 Book

Yes!

50 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Persuasive
Noah J. Goldstein et al.
Free Press, 2008
8 Book

The Pirate's Dilemma

How Youth Culture Is Reinventing Capitalism
Matt Mason
Free Press, 2008
7 Book

Happy for No Reason

7 Steps to Being Happy from the Inside Out
Marci Shimoff
Free Press, 2008
8 Book

The Lies About Money

Achieving Financial Security and True Wealth by Avoiding the Lies Others Tell Us – and the Lies We Tell Ourselves
Ric Edelman
Free Press, 2007
9 Book

The Power of Story

Rewrite Your Destiny in Business and in Life
Jim Loehr
Free Press, 2007
7 Book

The Art of Learning

A Journey in the Pursuit of Excellence
Josh Waitzkin
Free Press, 2007
7 Book

Go Put Your Strengths to Work

6 Powerful Steps to Achieve Outstanding Performance
Marcus Buckingham
Free Press, 2007
9 Book

The Machine That Changed the World

The Story of Lean Production – Toyota’s Secret Weapon in the Global Car Wars That Is Revolutionizing World Industry
James P. Womack et al.
Free Press, 2007
9 Book

The Halo Effect

...and the Eight Other Business Delusions That Deceive Managers
Phil Rosenzweig
Free Press, 2007
8 Book

The Emerging Markets Century

The New Breed of World Class Companies That Will Overtake the Industrialized World
Antoine van Agtmael
Free Press, 2007
8 Book

The Carrot Principle

How the Best Managers Use Recognition to Engage Their Employees, Retain Talent, and Drive Performance
Adrian Gostick and Chester Elton
Free Press, 2007
8 Book

The Real Pepsi Challenge

The Inspirational Story of Breaking the Color Barrier in American Business
Stephanie Capparell
Free Press, 2007
8 Book

The Real Toy Story

Inside the Ruthless Battle for America's Youngest Consumers
Eric Clark
Free Press, 2007
9 Book

The Elegant Solution

Toyota's Formula for Mastering Innovation
Matthew May
Free Press, 2006
8 Book

The Speed of Trust

The One Thing That Changes Everything
Stephen M.R. Covey and Rebecca R. Merrill
Free Press, 2006
8 Book

The Essence of Style

How the French Invented High Fashion, Fine Food, Chic Cafes, Style, Sophistication, and Glamour
Joan DeJean
Free Press, 2006
8 Book

The Number

A Completely Different Way to Think About the Rest of Your Life
Lee Eisenberg
Free Press, 2006
8 Book

Lean Solutions

How Companies and Customers Can Create Value and Wealth Together
James P. Womack and Daniel T. Jones
Free Press, 2005
7 Book

Unconventional Success

A Fundamental Approach to Personal Investment
David F. Swensen
Free Press, 2005
8 Book

Strategy Safari

A Guided Tour Through The Wilds of Strategic Management
Henry Mintzberg et al.
Free Press, 2005
9 Book

Brand Sense

Build Powerful Brands through Touch, Taste, Smell, Sight, and Sound
Martin Lindstrom
Free Press, 2005
8 Book

The One Thing You Need to Know

... About Great Managing, Great Leading, and Sustained Individual Success
Marcus Buckingham
Free Press, 2005
6 Book

The Corporation

The Pathological Pursuit of Profit and Power
Joel Bakan
Free Press, 2005