January 13, 2005

News & Opinion: 80 Books Every Manager Should Read - 1980-1989

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 1:37 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture


1980 Alvin Toffler: The Third Wave
1980 Michael Porter: Competitive Strategy
1981 Richard Pascale and Anthony Athos: The Art of Japanese Management
1982 John Naisbitt: Megatrends
1982 Kenichi Ohmae: The Mind of the Strategist
1982 Tom Peters and Robert Waterman: In Search of Excellence
1982 W. Edwards Deming: Out of the Crisis
1983 Rosabeth Moss Kanter: Change Masters
1984 Meredith Belbin: Management Teams
1985 Edgar Schein: Organizational Culture and Leadership
1985 Harold Geneen: Managing
1985 Warren Bennis and Burt Nanus: Leaders
1986 Akio Morita: Made in Japan
1987 Jan Carlzon: Moments of Truth
1988 Joseph M. Juran: Planning for Quality
1988 Konosuke Matsushita: Quest for Prosperity
1989 Charles Handy: The Age of Unreason
1989 Christopher Bartlett and Sumantra Ghoshal: Managing Across Borders
1989 Stephen Covey: The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People

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.