January is a big month for business books. There are at least a dozen books that have come out in January (or late December) that are worthy of consideration. The list below is a starting point.
January is a big month for business books. There are at least a dozen books that have come out in January (or late December) that are worthy of consideration. The list below is a starting point. Which ones you will end up reading will clearly depend on your time and preferences. We have covered some of these titles in Jack Covert Selects and I plan to write about others as the month progresses.
Business books for January 2007:
- Running With The Bulls Without Getting Trampled by Tim Irwin
- The Three Tensions: Winning the Struggle to Perform Without Compromise by Dominic Dodd and Ken Favaro
- Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Other Die by Chip Heath and Dan Heath
- 12: The Elements of Great Managing by Rodd and James Harter
- Know-How: The 8 Skills That Separate People Who Perform From Those Who Don't by Ram Charan
- Payback: Reaping The Reward of Innovation by James Andrew and Harold Sirkin
- Words That Work: It's Not What You Say, It's What People Hear by Frank Lutz
- Accelerants: 12 Strategies to Sell Faster, Close Deals and Grow Your Business Faster by Michael Boylan
- Ego Check: Why Executives Hubris is Wrecking Companies and Careers and How To Avoid The Trap by Matthew Hayward
- Greating Great Employees: Turning Ordinary People Into Extraordinary Performers by Erika Andersen
- Exceeding Customer Expectations: What Enterprise, America's #1 Car Rental Company, Can Teach You About Creating Lifetime Customers by Kirk Kazanjian
- A Perfect Mess: The Hidden Benefits of Disorder by Eric Abrahamson and David Freedman
- The Mormon Way of Doing Business: Leadership and Success Through Faith and Family by Jeff Benedict
- What Got You Here Won't Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful by Marshall Goldsmith
- Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything by Don Tapscott and Anthony Williams
P.S. You can keep up with stuff like this on the 800ceoread New Releases Blog.