Honors and Press


Survival of the Savvy and the authors’ other work on Organizational Savvy has been singled out for recognition by these publications, media spots, and professional organizations:

  • Wall Street Journal Best Seller List.
  • Forbes CEO Network Book Club Pick, March 2005.
  • Selected Book of Month, December 2004, Institute for Management Studies.
  • Book reviews and articles in Harvard Business Review, ASTD Journal, Soundview’s Executive Book Summaries, Business Book Reviews, The Boston Globe, Library Journal, Bookpage, Publisher’s Weekly, Investors’ Business Weekly, Money, ASTD Journal, New York Times, Houston Chronicle, Kansas City Star, Biz New Orleans, Business 2 Business, Career Builder feature in various Knight Ridder and Tribune syndicated papers.
  • Radio, TV and Print appearances for many national and local stations, including Bloomberg TV.
  • Featured in an article for Exame, the Fortune magazine of Brazil, SAS’ in flight magazine in Norway, and acclaimed Organizational Politics book in India.
  • Translation and Distribution Throughout China and India.
  • Featured Presenters for The Conference Board, New York City and San Diego, and ASTD International Convention, Orlando, FL.
  • Featured advisors on www.OfficePolitics.com where Seldman and Brandon weigh in with their savvy advice to questions submitted to the popular Office-Politics Forum, with 100,000-250,000 monthly hits.
  • Basis of Rick Brandon’s status as most requested faculty member by Institute for Management Studies in 2005 (18 cities).
  • Numerous keynote speaking engagements, including The Conference Board, ASTD International Convention, Society of Actuaries, and numerous client-based leadership forums, such as Citigroup, Wells Fargo Bank, Fireman’s Fund, Tyco, Agilent, Sprint, etc.
  • Cornerstone Training and Development Programs at many Fortune 500 and other companies.