January 12, 2005

News & Opinion: 80 Books Every Manager Should Read - 1970-1979

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 11:22 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture


1970 Robert Townsend: Up the Organization
1973 Henry Mintzberg: The Nature of Managerial Work
1978 Chris Argyris and Donald Schon: Organizational Learning
1978 James MacGregor Burns: Leadership
1978 Taiichi Ohno: Toyota Production System
1979 Reg Revans: Action Learning

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.