800-CEO-READ Business Bestsellers for August 2018

September 03, 2018


The bestselling business books at 800-CEO-READ for August 2018.

Each month we compile a list of our top selling business books. These books are featured on our site, within our Keen Thinker Newsletter, and syndicated through various publications. We hope the popularity of these titles offers guidance for those seeking an interesting and helpful new book. We report our business book bestsellers to The New York Times and Nielsen BookScan. Congratulations to authors and publishers of these bestselling business books for August 2018!



1. Uncensored: My Life and Uncomfortable Conversations at the Intersection of Black and White America

By Zachary R Wood 
Published by Dutton Books


2. Never Stop Learning: Stay Relevant, Reinvent Yourself, and Thrive

By Bradley R Staats 
Published by Harvard Business School Press


3. Subscribed: Why the Subscription Model Will Be Your Company's Future - And What to Do about It

By Tien Tzuo, Gabe Weisert 
Published by Portfolio


4. Growth IQ: Get Smarter about the Choices That Will Make or Break Your Business

By Tiffani Bova 
Published by Portfolio


5. The Power of a Positive Team: Proven Principles and Practices That Make Great Teams Great

By Jon Gordon 
Published by Wiley


6. How to Work with and Lead People Not Like You: Practical Solutions for Today's Diverse Workplace

By Kelly McDonald 
Published by Wiley


7. The Space Barons: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the Quest to Colonize the Cosmos

By Christian Davenport 
Published by PublicAffairs


8. O Great One!: A Little Story about the Awesome Power of Recognition

By David Novak, Christa Bourg 
Published by Portfolio


9. 8 Steps to High Performance: Focus on What You Can Change (Ignore the Rest)

By Marc Effron 
Published by Harvard Business School Press


10. Clockwork: Design Your Business to Run Itself

By Mike Michalowicz 
Published by Portfolio


11. The Gold Standard: Building a World-Class Team

By Mike Krzyzewski 
Published by Business Plus


12. The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future of Humanity

By Byron Reese 
Published by Atria Books


13. On Grand Strategy

By John Lewis Gaddis 
Published by Penguin Press


14. When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing

By Daniel H. Pink 
Published by Riverhead Books


15. The Myth of the Nice Girl: Achieving a Career You Love Without Becoming a Person You Hate

By Fran Hauser 
Published by Houghton Mifflin


16. The Culture Code: The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups

By Daniel Coyle 
Published by Bantam


17. The Energy Bus: 10 Rules to Fuel Your Life, Work, and Team with Positive Energy

By Jon Gordon 
Published by Wiley


18. What to Do When It's Your Turn (and It's Always Your Turn)

By Seth Godin 
Published by


19. The Ideal Team Player: How to Recognize and Cultivate the Three Essential Virtues

By Patrick M. Lencioni 
Published by Jossey-Bass


20. From Values to Action: The Four Principles of Values-Based Leadership

By Harry M. Jansen Kraemer Jr. 
Published by Jossey-Bass


21. The Meaning Revolution: The Power of Transcendent Leadership

By Fred Kofman 
Published by Currency


22. Managing Up: How to Move Up, Win at Work, and Succeed with Any Type of Boss

By Mary Abbajay 
Published by Wiley


23. That's What She Said: What Men Need to Know (and Women Need to Tell Them) about Working Together

By Joanne Lipman 
Published by William Morrow & Company


24. Creating Signature Stories: Strategic Messaging That Energizes, Persuades and Inspires

By David Aaker 
Published by Morgan James Publishing


25. Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead

By Brene Brown 
Published by Avery Publishing Group


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