The Executive Peer Group Essential Business Books

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The Executive Peer Group

Essential Business Books

At the November XPEG meeting, we had the members share the business books they felt were essential for your library. This is the list they came up with. If you have anything to add, write it in on the bottom and return it to one of us. We will complete the list and post it online.

  1. The Smartest Guys in the Room by Bethany McLean and Peter Elkind

  2. Out of the Crisis by Edwards Deming

  3. Crossing the Chasm by Geoffrey Moore

  4. The Simplicity Survival Handbook by Bill Jensen

  5. The Goal by Eliyahu Goldratt

  6. First, Break all the Rules by Marcus Buckingham

  7. The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell

  8. The Company we Keep by John Abrams

  9. Fortune Magazine (better than a book)

  10. Getting Things Done by David Allen

  11. Good to Great by Jim Collins

  12. Built to Last by Jim Collins

  13. Spin Selling by Neil Rackham

  14. Love is the Killer App, by Tim Sanders

  15. 7 habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey

  16. First 90 Days by Michael Watkins

  17. Inside the Tornado by Geoffrey Moore

  18. The Power of Less by Leo Babauta

  19. Iconoclast: A Neuroscientist Reveals How to Think Differently by Gregory Berns

  20. Building Strong Brands by David Aaker

  21. The Path of Least Resistance by Robert Fritz and Peter Senge

  22. Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High by Kerry Patterson

  23. The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right by Atul Gawande

  24. Making Things Happen by Scott Berkun

  25. The 80/20 Principle by Richard Koch

  26. Four Steps to the Epiphany by Steven Gary Blank

  27. Motivation to Excellence: Inspirational Insights for Peak Performance by Elliott Johnson

  28. The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable by Patrick Lencioni

  29. Balanced Scorecard by Robert Kaplan

  30. HBS: Strategies for Growth

  31. How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie

  32. Too Big to Fail by Andrew Sorkin

  33. The Mask of Command by John Keegan

  34. Lean Thinking by James Womack

  35. Seeing What’s Next by Clayton Christensen

  36. Leadership is an Art by Max DePree

  37. Inspiring Excellence by Michael Schutzler

  38. Unlock Behavior, Unleash Profits by Leslie Wilk Braksick

  39. SwitchPoints: Culture Change on the Fast Track to Business by Judy Johnson, Les Dakens, et al

  40. Preparing CEOs for Success — “What I Wish I Knew” by Leslie W. Braksick and James Hillgren

  41. Execution – The Discipline of Getting Things Done by Larry Bossidy & Ram Charan

  42. The Effective Executive by Peter Drucker

  43. TED: Ideas worth Spreading at

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