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HARDCOVER BUSINESS BOOKS

1 BASIC BLACK Cathie Black (Crown $24.95) A memoir and career advice from the CEO of Hearst Magazines. Last month: 5, Months on list: 2

2 THE 4-HOUR WORKWEEK Timothy Ferriss (Crown $19.95) Defining your dreams and cutting loose from work. Last month: 2, Months on list: 7

3 STRENGTHSFINDER 2.0 Tom Rath (Gallup Press $19.95) Assess your talents and put them into practice. Last month: 3, Months on list: 10

4 THE AGE OF TURBULENCE Alan Greenspan (Penguin Press $35) A memoir combined with economic analysis from the Fed's ex-chief. Last month: 1, Months on list: 3

5 WOMEN & MONEY Suze Orman (Spiegel & Grau $24.95) Inspirational prose and practical

tools to help females with their finances. Last month: 9, Months on list: 10

6 THINK BIG AND KICK ASS IN BUSINESS AND LIFE Donald Trump, Bill Zanker (Collins $26.95) More preening from the Donald. Last month: 8, Months on list: 2

7 THE BLACK SWAN Nassim Nicholas Taleb (Random House $26.95) Improbable and earth-shaking events are in fact inevitable. Last month: 4, Months on list: 8

8 LAUNCHING A LEADERSHIP REVOLUTION Chris Brady, Orrin Woodward (Business Plus $23.99) Developing the skills a leader needs. Last month: 6, Months on list: 3

9 MICROTRENDS Mark J. Penn with E. Kinney Zalesne (Twelve $25.99) Breezy profiles of niche groups, from Pro-Semites to Pet Parents. Last month: 7, Months on list: 3

10 MADE TO STICK Chip Heath, Dan Heath (Random House $24.95) Why some ideas gain traction while others fade from view. Last month: 14, Months on list: 11

11 THE LITTLE BOOK THAT MAKES YOU RICH Louis Navellier (Wiley $19.95) Growth-investing strategies for everyman. Last month: -, Months on list: 1

12 THE SHOCK DOCTRINE Naomi Klein (Metropolitan Books $28) How corporate social reengineering often follows disasters. Last month: -, Months on list: 1

13 RIGGED Ben Mezrich (Morrow $25.95) The glamorous and frenetic world of oil trading, from Wall Street to Dubai. Last month: -, Months on list: 1

14 OUR ICEBERG IS MELTING John Kotter, Holger Rathgeber (St. Martin's $19.95) A global-warming fable on coping with change. Last month: 13, Months on list: 14

15 GO PUT YOUR STRENGTHS TO WORK Marcus Buckingham (Free Press $30) Identify your assets and reap the rewards you're due. Last month: -, Months on list: 7

PAPERBACK BUSINESS BOOKS

1 BLINK Malcolm Gladwell (Back Bay Books $15.99) Snap judgments deserve careful consideration, says a writer for The New Yorker. Last month: 3, Months on list: 9

2 THE WORLD IS FLAT Thomas L. Friedman (Picador $16) Globalization is great, sort of, says a columnist for The New York Times. Last month: 1, Months on list: 4

3 GOOD TO GREAT AND THE SOCIAL SECTORS Jim Collins (Collins $11.95) How noncorporate organizations can excel. Last month: 2, Months on list: 24

4 THE MONEY BOOK FOR THE YOUNG, FABULOUS & BROKE Suze Orman (Riverhead $16) From career plans to credit cards. Last month: 9, Months on list: 9

5 A GUIDE TO THE PROJECT MANAGEMENT BODY OF KNOWLEDGE Project Management Institute (PMI $49.95) Delivering results. Last month: 4, Months on list: 21

6 RULE #1 Phil Town (Three Rivers Press $14.95) Think like a business owner and target your investments accordingly. Last month: 6, Months on list: 3

7 FOOLED BY RANDOMNESS Nassim Nicholas Taleb (Random House $14.95) Uncertainty and luck in daily life and in the financial markets. Last month: 8, Months on list: 9

8 THE INTELLIGENT INVESTOR, REVISED EDITION Benjamin Graham, with Jason Zweig (HarperBusiness $19.95) The classic. Last month: 10, Months on list: 23

9 LEADERSHIP AND SELF-DECEPTION The Arbinger Institute (Berrett-Koehler $14.95) Its a leader's motivation that matters, says this fable. Last month: 13, Months on list: 15

10 WHAT COLOR IS YOUR PARACHUTE? 2008 Richard Nelson Bolles (Ten Speed Press $18.95) The enduring job-search bible. Last month: 7, Months on list: 3

11 A WHOLE NEW MIND Daniel H. Pink (Riverhead $15) The future belongs to creative "right-brain thinkers." Last month: 11, Months on list: 9

12 J.K. LASSER'S YOUR INCOME TAX 2008 The J.K. Lasser Institute (Wiley $17.95) Hey, the deadline is months from now! Last month: -, Months on list: 1

13 HARDWIRING EXCELLENCE Quint Studer (Fire Starter Publishing $28) Leadership evaluation, by a health care veteran. Last month: -, Months on list: 1

14 HOW TO WIN FRIENDS & INFLUENCE PEOPLE Dale Carnegie (Pocket Books $14) The classic networking guidebook. Last month: 12, Months on list: 9

15 THE TOTAL MONEY MAKEOVER WORKBOOK Dave Ramsey (Thomas Nelson $17.99) Shape up your finances. Last month: -, Months on list: 11

LONG-RUNNING BEST SELLERS

HARDCOVER BUSINESS BOOKS

Good to Great Jim Collins (Collins $27.50)

Now, Discover Your Strengths Marcus Buckingham, Donald O. Clifton (Free Press $30)

Who Moved My Cheese? Spencer Johnson (Putnam $19.95)

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team Patrick Lencioni (Jossey-Bass $24.95)

Freakonomics Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner (Morrow $27.95)

The Total Money Makeover Dave Ramsey (Thomas Nelson $24.99)

PAPERBACK BUSINESS BOOKS

Getting Things Done David Allen (Penguin $15)

Rich Dad, Poor Dad Robert T. Kiyosaki with Sharon L. Lechter (Warner $16.95)

The Tipping Point Malcolm Gladwell (Back Bay $14.95)

The E-Myth Revisited Michael E. Gerber (HarperBusiness $16)

Getting To Yes Roger Fisher, William Ury, Bruce Patton (Penguin $15)

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Stephen R. Covey (Free Press $15)

The 48 Laws of Power Robert Greene (Penguin $18)

Think and Grow Rich Napoleon Hill (Ballantine $7.99)


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