January 8, 2005

News & Opinion: 80 Books Every Manager Should Read - 1930-1949

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 2:47 AM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture


1931 James Mooney and Alan Reiley: Onward Industry
1933 Elton Mayo: The Human Problems of an Industrial Civilization
1937 Dale Carnegie: How to Win Friends and Influence People
1938 Chester Barnard: The Functions of the Executive
1941 Mary Parker Follett: Dynamic Administration
1947 Max Weber: Theory of Social and Economic Organization

This is from Financial Times Handbook of Management 3rd Edition.

About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.