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  • Business Bestsellers
  • Nonfiction Bestsellers

January 2014 Business Bestsellers

1

Be Bold and Win the Sale: Get Out of Your Comfort Zone and Boost Your Performance

Jeff Shore

McGraw-Hill Education

2

The People Factor: How Building Great Relationships and Ending Bad Ones Unlocks Your God-Given Purpose

Van Moody

Thomas Nelson

3

Breakpoint: Why the Web Will Implode, Search Will Be Obsolete, and Everything Else You Need to Know about Technology Is in Your Brain: Why the Web Wil

Jeff Stibel

St. Martin's Press

4

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

Jon Gordon

Wiley.

5

Unthink: Rediscover Your Creative Genius

Erik Wahl

Crown Business

6

Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us

Daniel H. Pink

Riverhead Books

7

The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else in Business

Patrick M. Lencioni

Jossey-Bass

8

The 4 Disciplines of Execution: Achieving Your Wildly Important Goals

Chris McChesney, Sean Covey, Jim Huling

Free Press.

9

Predictably Irrational, Revised and Expanded Edition: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions

Dan Ariely

Harper Perennial

10

The Go-Giver: A Little Story about a Powerful Business Idea

Bob Burg, John David Mann

Portfolio

11

The Small Business Online Marketing Handbook: Converting Online Conversations to Offline Sales

Annie Tsai

Wiley

12

Thinking in New Boxes: A New Paradigm for Business Creativity

Alan Iny, Luc de Brabandere

Random House

13

Conversations That Win the Complex Sale: Using Power Messaging to Create More Opportunities, Differentiate Your Solutions, and Close More Deals

Erik Peterson, Tim Riesterer

McGraw-Hill Education

14

Leading So People Will Follow

Erika Andersen

Jossey-Bass

15

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

Harry M. Kraemer

Jossey-Bass

16

Get Your Shift Together How to Think, Laugh, and Enjoy Your Way to Success in Business and in Life,

17

Getting Naked: A Business Fable about Shedding the Three Fears That Sabotage Client Loyalty

Patrick M. Lencioni

Jossey-Bass

18

50 Digital Team-Building Games: Fast, Fun Meeting Openers, Group Activities and Adventures Using Social Media, Smart Phones, Gps, Tablets, and More

John Chen

Wiley

19

Get Big Fast and Do More Good: Start Your Business, Make It Huge, and Change the World

Ido Leffler

New Harvest

20

What Got You Here Won't Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful: Round Table Comics

Marshall Goldsmith, Shane Clester, Mark Reiter

Hachette Books.

21

Setting the Table

Danny Meyer

Harper Perennial

22

Small Message, Big Impact: The Elevator Speech Effect

Terri L. Sjodin

Portfolio

23

Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think

Viktor Mayer-Schonberger, Kenneth Cukier

Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

24

Be the Best at What Matters Most: The Only Strategy You Will Ever Need

Joe Calloway

Wiley

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