Taking a vacation break from all that change management?  Here are some recommendations (not in any particular order) for reading that will change the way you think about things and help you in your work when you return.

  1. Win: The Key Principles to Take Your Business from Ordinary to Extraordinary by Dr. Frank Luntz (great read)
  2. The New Rules for Marketing and PR by David Meerman Scott (says it all)
  3. Engage! by Brian Solis (A guide to using the New Web)
  4. Don’t Think of an Elephant by George Lackoff (A fascinating look at framing messages)
  5. The Secrets to Masterful Meetings by Michael Wilkinson  (Great techniques on how to run meetings)
  6. Never Eat Alone by Keith Ferrazzi (Great book on networking and how to do it well)
  7. Beyond the Wall of Resistance by Rich Maurer (Change Management)
  8. Linchpin by Seth Godin (How to become indispensable)
  9. Tribal Leadership by Dave Logan, John King, and Halee Fischer-Wright (building teams and collaboration by understanding and harnessing the power of the “tribes’ within companies and enterprises)
  10. Histories of Social Media by Jonathan Salem Baskin (a look at social behaviour throughout history and what it tells us about social media today)
  11. Rules for Revolutionaries by Guy Kawasaki (creating new products and markets)