What Are You Reading and Why? Booklist from NEXT2009

The following books have been recommended by those attending this NEXT2009 session:

1491 by Charles Mann

21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader by John C. Maxwell

A Whole New Mind by Daniel Pink

Blink by Malcolm Gladwell

Choosing Civility by P.M. Forni

Clicking: 17 Trends that Drive Your Business — and Your Life by Faith Popcorn and Lys Marigold

Death by Meeting: Having Four Different Types of Meetings by Patrick Lencioni

Delete: The Virtue of Forgetting in the Digital Age by Viktor Mayer-Schönberger

Discover magazine

Eat That Frog by Brian Tracy

Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Getting Things Done by David Allen

Hannah Coulter by Wendell Berry

Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing without Organizations by Clay Shirky

In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan

Leaders Make the Future by Bob Johansen

Meatball Sundae: Is Your Marketing Out of Sync? By Seth Godin

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck

Naked Conversations: How Blogs are Changing the Way Businesses Talk with Customers by Robert Scoble

National Geographic magazine

Natural Capitalism by Amory Lovins, Hunter Lovins, and Paul Hawken

Only the Paranoid Survive: How to Exploit the Crisis Points That Challenge Every Company by Andrew S. Grove

Send: The Essential Guide to Email for Office and Home by David Shipley and Will Schwalbe

slide:ology: The Art and Science of Creating Great Presentations by Nancy Duarte

Stealing Buddha’s Dinner by Bich Minh Nguyen

TECHNOLOGY’S PROMISE: Expert Knowledge on the Transformation of Business and Society by William Halal

The Art of Engagement: Bridging the Gap Between People and Possibilities by Jim Haudan

The Civility Solution: What to Do When People Are Rude by P.M. Forni

The Extraordinary Leader by John Zenger

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni

The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand

The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan

The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the Mind by James Boyle

The Question Behind the Question by John G. Miller

The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell

The Whuffie Factor by Tara Hunt

Troublesome Creek by Jan Watson

Wherever You Go There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life by Jon Kabat-Zinn

Who Moved the Cheese? by Spencer Johnson

Work Naked: Eight Essential Principles for Peak Performance in the Virtual
by Cynthia c. Froggatt

Recommended by conference speakers
A New Biology for the 21st Century: Ensuring the United States Leads the Coming Biology Revolution From National Research Council, recommended by Roger Beachy, Director of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), USDA

How The Mighty Fall: And Why Some Companies Never Give In by Jim Collins, recommended by Russ Roberts

Caught in the Middle: America’s Heartland in the Age of Globalism by Richard C. Longworth, recommended by Michael McGirr, NIFA