The 2021 Porchlight Business Book Awards longlist is here!

  • Business Bestsellers
  • Nonfiction Bestsellers

October 2021 Business Bestsellers

1

Play Nice But Win: A Ceo's Journey from Founder to Leader

Michael Dell, James Kaplan

Portfolio

2

The Gap and the Gain: The High Achievers' Guide to Happiness, Confidence, and Success

Dan Sullivan, Benjamin Hardy

Hay House Business

3

My Life in Full: Work, Family, and Our Future

Indra Nooyi

Portfolio

4

The Human Element: Overcoming the Resistance That Awaits New Ideas

Loran Nordgren, David Schonthal

Wiley.

5

Roadmap to a Brighter Future: Reimagining and Realizing America's Possibilities

Paul A. Laudicina

Matt Holt.

6

Human-Centered Communication: A Business Case Against Digital Pollution

Ethan Beute, Stephen Pacinelli

Fast Company Press.

7

The Heart of Business: Leadership Principles for the Next Era of Capitalism

Hubert Joly, Caroline Lambert

Harvard Business Review Press

8

Passion to Purpose: A Seven-Step Journey to Shed Self-Doubt, Find Inspiration, and Change Your Life (and the World) for the Better

Amy McLaren

Hay House

9

Provoke: How Leaders Shape the Future by Overcoming Fatal Human Flaws

Geoff Tuff, Steven Goldbach

Wiley.

10

Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don't Know

Adam Grant

Viking

11

The Coffee Bean: A Simple Lesson to Create Positive Change

Jon Gordon, Damon West

Wiley.

12

The Transformation Myth: Leading Your Organization Through Uncertain Times

Gerald C. Kane, Rich Nanda, Anh Nguyen Phillips

MIT Press

13

The Program: Lessons from Elite Military Units for Creating and Sustaining High Performance Leaders and Teams

Eric Kapitulik, Jake MacDonald

Wiley.

14

The Practice of Groundedness: A Transformative Path to Success That Feeds--Not Crushes--Your Soul

Brad Stulberg

Portfolio

15

The Workplace You Need Now: Shaping Spaces for the Future of Work

Sanjay Rishi, Benjamin Breslau, Peter Miscovich

Wiley.

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