May 10, 2005
News & Opinion: Brainstorming Books from WSJ
In yesterday's Journal Report, the topic was small business. Included in the coverage was a list of books to help individuals brainstorm new business ideas.
- The Innovator's Dilemma by Clayton M. Christensen
- The Art of the Long View: Planning for the Future in an Uncertain World by Peter Schwartz
- New Business Ventures and the Entrepreneur by Howard H. Stevenson, Michael J. Roberts and Harold Irving Grousbeck
- Crossing the Chasm by Geoffery Moore
- Startup: A Silicon Valley Adventure by Jerry Kaplan
- Good to Great by Jim Collins
- Regional Advantage: Culture and Competition in Silicon Valley and Route 128 by Annalee Saxenian
The article also gives some commentary from Jerome Engel, professor at UC-Berkley.
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.