Minimalism and simplicity are hot topics nowadays. This book takes these concepts into the business world:
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We will include strategy books - of course - but also many other readings that are relevant in the context of business and strategic thinking.
The rise and fall of strategic planning
This book has been on my list to write a review about for some time. I read it after the Strategy Safari – which was a great entry into Mintzberg’s view of strategy. Although it clearly goes beyond that, for me it is some sort extended, more detailed and more formal version of a chapter […]
Making sense of strategy
If you are looking for a compact framework of corporate strategy – what it is all about and how to do it – this book will be a good choice for you:
Not Invented Here: Cross-industry Innovation
Innovation was and remains crucial if you want to remain competitive and keep pace with your industry. Much has been written about innovation. This book virtually adds some fresh thoughts to to body of knowledge.
Moments of Impact: How to Design Strategic Conversations That Accelerate Change
For me, this book turned out to be the perfect reading when I was unsatisfied with the traditional strategic planning process in our dynamic, volatile, and unpredictable world:
Strategy Safari – The complete guide through the wilds of strategic management
This book was the nugget of my complete MBA reading list. All the other books were text books and thus more or less easy to understand. This one, however, was the only one I read as a page-turner.
Confronting Capitalism: Real Solutions for a Troubled Economic System
I didn’t read it so far, since it fairly new. But it is definitely on my reading list: Philip Kotler’s latest book: Confronting Capitalism: Real Solutions for a Troubled Economic System