Reading Room

Links to reading to expand your mind, and events, people and organisations to feed your soul.

21st Century Leadership

From Good to Great‘ by Jim Collins

From Good to Great in the Social Sectors‘ by Jim Collins

Our Iceberg is Melting’ by John Kotter

8 Things we Hate about IT‘ by Susan Cramm

Adventures of an IT Leader‘ by Robert D Austin, Richard L Nolan & Shannon O’Donnell

Corporate Politics for IT Managers‘ by Keith Patching & Robina Chatham

ValueDance‘ Blog by Susan Cramm – for Business Leaders with IT portfolios


The Innovator’s Dilemma‘ by Clayton Christensen

Creative Confidence‘ by David Kelley

The Art of Innovation: The IDEO Way‘ by David Kelley

Lean Start-up‘ by Eric Ries

Rework‘ by Jason Fried

Thinking Digital Conference

Radio 3 Free Thinking Festival

TED: Ideas worth spreading

Teams, Change & Coaching

I Wish I worked There‘ by Kursty Groves

Switch‘ by Chip and Dan Heath

Knowing Me, Knowing You‘ by Malcolm Goldsmith & Martin Wharton

Influencing Others using the Sixteen Personality Types‘ by Management Futures

Manager as Coach‘ by Jenny Rogers

Co-active Coaching‘ by Phil Sandahl, Karen Kimsey-House & Henry Kimsey-House

Virtual Teams‘ – By Jessica Lipnack & Jeffrey Stamps

Life and Self

John Stepper blog – for insights into personal productivity, creativity and impact

Sixteen Personality Types‘ by Management Futures

The Power of Now‘ by Eckhart Tolle

Quiet: The power of introverts in a world that can’t stop talking‘ by Susan Cain

How to Thrive in the Digital Age‘ by Tom Chatfield

Raising Boys‘ by Steve Biddulph

Raising Girls‘ by Steve Biddulph