Learn how to be creative and collaborative from these best-sellers

From staff reportsOctober 21, 2013 

Here’s what’s on 800CEOREAD’s list of best-selling business books:

“Thinking in New Boxes: A New Paradigm for Business Creativity,” by Luc De Brabandere and Alan Iny, Random House, 352 pages, $23: To thrive in a time of accelerating change, businesses need to be creative. The authors share practical and potent creativity tools and feature the case studies of companies such as BIC, Ford and Trader Joe’s. This book will help businesses overcome missed opportunities and stay ahead of the curve.

“Nice Companies Finish First: Why Cutthroat Management Is Over – and Collaboration Is In,” by Peter Shankman, Palgrave Macmillan, 245 pages, $16: The author profiles famously nice executives and entrepreneurs who are setting the standard for success in a new collaborative world. He explores the new hallmarks of effective leadership that include loyalty, optimism, humility and strong customer service.

Source: 800CEOREAD.com

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