800-CEO-READ Business Bestsellers for February 2019

March 01, 2019


The bestselling business books at 800-CEO-READ for February 2019 features Howard Schultz in the top slot.

Each month we compile a list of our top selling business books. These books are featured here on our site, within our weekly Keen Thinker Newsletter, and syndicated through various national 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 February 2019!



1. From the Ground Up: A Journey to Reimagine the Promise of America

By Howard Schultz
Published by Random House


2. The Go-Giver: A Little Story about a Powerful Business Idea (Expanded)

By Bob Burg, John David Mann
Published by Portfolio


3. The Master Plan: My Journey from Life in Prison to a Life of Purpose

By Chris Wilson, Bret Witter
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons


4. Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts.

By Brené Brown
Published by Random House


5. Scaling Leadership: Building Organizational Capability and Capacity to Create Outcomes That Matter Most

By Robert J. Anderson, William A. Adams
Published by Wiley


6. Growth IQ: Get Smarter About the Choices That Will Make or Break Your Business

By Tiffani Bova
Published by Portfolio


7. Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

By Angela Duckworth
Published by Scribner 


8. Buy the Change You Want to See: Use Your Purchasing Power to Make the World a Better Place

By Jane Mosbacher Morris, Wendy Paris
Published by TarcherPerigee


9. Rebel Talent: Why It Pays to Break the Rules at Work and in Life

By Francesca Gino
Published by Dey Street Books


10. Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World

By Anand Giridharadas
Published by Alfred A. Knopf


11. Financial Freedom: A Proven Path to All the Money You Will Ever Need

By Grant Sabatier
Published by Avery


12. Thanks for the Feedback: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback Well

By Douglas Stone, Sheila Heen
Published by Penguin Books


13. Thirst: A Story of Redemption, Compassion, and a Mission to Bring Clean Water to the World

By Scott Harrison
Published by Currency


14. Disney U: How Disney University Develops the World's Most Engaged, Loyal, and Customer-Centric Employees

By Doug Lipp
Published by McGraw-Hill Education


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

By Jon Gordon
Published by Wiley


16. Wisdom at Work: The Making of a Modern Elder

By Chip Conley
Published by Currency


17. Mom.B.A.: Essential Business Advice from One Generation to the Next

By Karyn Schoenbart
Published by Motivational Press


18. Earning It: Hard-Won Lessons from Trailblazing Women at the Top of the Business World

By Joann S. Lublin
Published by HarperBusiness


19. Permission to Screw Up: How I Learned to Lead by Doing (Almost) Everything Wrong

By Kristen Hadeed
Published by Portfolio


20. Football for a Buck: The Crazy Rise and Crazier Demise of the USFL

By Jeff Pearlman
Published by Houghton Mifflin


21. Zone to Win: Organizing to Compete in an Age of Disruption

By Geoffrey A. Moore
Published by Diversion Books


22. The Alter Ego Effect: The Power of Secret Identities to Transform Your Life

By Todd Herman
Published by HarperBusiness


23. How Women Rise: Break the 12 Habits Holding You Back from Your Next Raise, Promotion, or Job

By Sally Helgesen, Marshall Goldsmith
Published by Hachette Books


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

By Daniel Coyle
Published by Bantam


25. This Is Day One: A Practical Guide to Leadership That Matters

By Drew Dudley
Published by Hachette Books


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