Gloria McDonough-Taub is the senior editor of blogs at CNBC.com and the author of the network's blog, "Bullish on Books." She reviews the books that come in to CNBC and works with the shows to decide which author has a good enough story to be featured on our site or on our air. McDonough-Taub has nearly 30 years of TV experience including local and national news, documentaries, talk shows and syndication. She's interviewed presidents, pundits, and pampered princesses. Now she just wants to kick back and read a good book.
Two more authors received the show's Blue Chip Book Award.
My colleagues on CNBC's ‘Squawk Box’ turned another chapter today in their newly formed Book Club. This morning they talked with two great authors - two men who have each made a lasting impact on the business world - both deserving of the show's "Blue Chip Book Club Award."
In their “Freakonomics for sports” book, "Scorecasting: The Hidden Influences Behind How Sports Are Played and Games Are Won," the authors challenge conventional wisdom including the long-held belief that defense truly wins championships.
Building on the theme that “all politics is local,” marketing experts John A. Quelch and Katherine E. Jocz explore how dozens of international companies are using a local-focused strategy and turning global brands into leading local brands.
Armed with some new books and one old favorite - I'm taking some time off for the holidays. But I don't want you to think I have forgotten you or your reading needs. If you're still looking for some gift suggestions for your friends, colleagues, loved ones - or you're looking for a good book to bring along on your holiday - have I got some great books for you.
A new book explores what causes people to "get used" to things and quit striving to max their potential.
Here are seven leaders who broke classic business rules and forever changed their business and even their industries.
Here's how to avoid the three biggest mistakes when you're talking to the troops.
An author shares his real-life advice on how to find a job when it seems like there are no jobs to be found.