HR Management & Compliance

New York Times: Paperback Bestseller List

The following is a list of the bestselling paperback business books as ranked by the New York Times on March 17.

1 Fairtax: The Truth, by Neal Boortz and John Linder with Rob Woodall. (Harper) A radio host and a U.S. congressman defend their 2005 plan for abolishing federal income taxes and the I.R.S.

2 The Speed Of Trust, by Stephen M. R. Covey with Rebecca R. Merrill. (Free Press) How to cultivate trust in business, politics and personal relationships.

3 The Tipping Point, by Malcolm Gladwell. (Back Bay/Little) How and why certain products and ideas become fads.)

4 The World Is Flat, by Thomas L. Friedman. (Picador.) A columnist for the New York Times analyzes 21st-century economics and foreign policy and presents an overview of globalization trends.

5 Getting Things Done, by David Allen. (Penguin) Methods for reducing stress and increasing performance.

6 Rich Dad, Poor Dad, by Robert Kiyosaki with Sharon Lechter. (Warner) What the wealthy teach their children about money that others do not.

7 The Seven Habits Of Highly Effective People, by Stephen R. Covey. (Free Press) A new edition of the author’s principles for solving problems.

8 J. K. Lasser’s Your Income Tax 2008, by the J. K. Lasser Institute (Wiley). Latest edition of the annual tax preparation manual.

9 Your Best Life Now, by Joel Osteen. (Faith Words) A faith-based approach to living with enthusiasm.

10 A Whole New Mind, by Daniel H. Pink. (Riverhead) Why right-brainers will rule the future.