December 2016 Business Book Bestsellers

January 03, 2017


Our business book bestsellers for the month of December, 2016

Each month we compile a list of our top selling 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 these bestselling authors for the last month of 2016!


1. Self Made: Becoming Empowered, Self-Reliant, and Rich in Every Way

By Nely Galan
Published by Spiegel & Grau


2. Competing Against Luck: The Story of Innovation and Customer Choice

By Clayton M. Christensen, Taddy Hall, Karen Dillon, David S. Duncan
Published by HarperBusiness


3. The Real Madrid Way: How Values Created the Most Successful Sports Team on the Planet

By Steven G. Mandis
Published by Benbella Books


4. The Signals Are Talking: Why Today's Fringe Is Tomorrow's Mainstream

By Amy Webb
Published by PublicAffairs


5. Success Is the Only Option: The Art of Coaching Extreme Talent

By John Calipari, Michael Sokolove
Published by Harper


6. Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One

By Jenny Blake
Published by Portfolio


7. Together Is Better: A Little Book of Inspiration

By Simon Sinek
Published by Portfolio


8. Relentless Spirit: The Unconventional Raising of a Champion

By Missy Franklin, D A Franklin, Dick Franklin, Daniel Paisner
Published by Dutton Books


9. The Long View: Career Strategies to Start Strong, Reach High, and Go Far

By Brian Fetherstonhaugh
Published by Diversion Publishing - Ips


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

By Joann S Lublin
Published by HarperBusiness


11. The Keys

By Dj Khaled
Published by Crown Archetype


12. The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance---What Women Should Know

By Katty Kay, Claire Shipman
Published by HarperBusiness


13. Scrappy: A Little Book about Choosing to Play Big

By Terri L Sjodin
Published by Portfolio


14. Superbetter: The Power of Living Gamefully

By Jane Mc Gonigal
Published by Penguin Books


15. One Page Talent Management: Eliminating Complexity, Adding Value

By Marc Effron, Miriam Ort
Published by Harvard Business School Press


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

By Patrick M Lencioni
Published by Jossey-Bass


17. Average Is Over: Powering America Beyond the Age of the Great Stagnation

By Tyler Cowen
Published by Plume Books


18. Killing It: An Entrepreneur's Guide to Keeping Your Head Without Losing Your Heart

By Sheryl O'loughlin
Published by HarperBusiness


19. Making Life Easy: A Simple Guide to a Divinely Inspired Life

By Christiane Northrup
Published by Hay House


20. Overcoming Bias: Building Authentic Relationships Across Differences

By Tiffany Jana, Matthew Freeman
Published by Berrett-Koehler Publishers


21. The Code of the Extraordinary Mind: 10 Unconventional Laws to Redefine Your Life and Succeed on Your Own Terms

By Vishen Lakhiani
Published by Rodale Books


22. Feminist Fight Club: An Office Survival Manual for a Sexist Workplace

By Jessica Bennett
Published by Harper Wave


23. Louder Than Words: Harness the Power of Your Authentic Voice

By Todd Henry
Published by Portfolio


24. Becoming the Best: Build a World-Class Organization Through Values-Based Leadership

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


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

By David Novak, Christa Bourg
Published by Portfolio


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