A partial list of resources that have shaped my ideas and writing through the decades.

This list will always be an incomplete representation of my library and a continual work in progress.

  1. Anderson, Chris, 2006. The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business Is Selling Less of More. New York, Hyperion, ISBN 1-4013-0237-8
  2. Barabasi, Albert-Laszlo, 2002. Linked: The New Science of Networks: How Everything is Connected to Everything Else and What it Means for Science, Business and Everyday Life. Cambridge, Massachusetts, Perseus Publishing, ISBN 0-7382-0667-9
  3. Beinhocker, Eric D., 2006. The Origin of Wealth: Evolution, Complexity, and the Radical Remaking of Economics. Boston, Harvard Business School Press, ISBN 1-57851-777-X
  4. Bernstein, Peter L., 1996. Against The Gods: The Remarkable Story Of Risk. New York, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., ISBN 0-471-12104-5
  5. Bernstein, William J., 2008. A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World. New York, Atlantic Monthly Press, ISBN 978-0-87113-979-5
  6. Cairncross, Frances, 2001. The Death of Distance: How the Communications Revolution Is Changing Our Lives. Boston, Harvard Business School Press, ISBN 1-57851-438-X
  7. Carroll, Lewis, 1960. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass. New York, A Signet Classic, ISBN 0-451-52320-2
  8. Christensen, Clayton M., 1997. The Innovator’s Dilemma: When New Technologies Cause Great Firms to Fail. Boston, Harvard Business School Press, ISBN 0-87584-585-1
  9. Collins, Jim, 2001. Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap … and Others Don’t. New York, HarperBusiness, ISBN 0-06-662099-6
  10. Davis, Stan and Davidson, Bill, 1991. 2020 Vision: Transform Your Business Today to Succeed in Tomorrow’s Economy. New York, Simon & Schuster, ISBN 0-671-73237-4
  11. Evans, Philip and Wurster, Thomas S., 2000. Blown to Bits: How The New Economics of Information Transforms Strategy. Boston, Harvard Business School Press ISBN 0-87584-877-X
  12. Friedman, Thomas L., 2005. The World Is Flat: A Brief History Of The Twenty-First Century. New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ISBN 978-0-374-29288-1
  13. Gladwell, Malcolm, 2000. The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference. Boston, Little, Brown and Company, ISBN 0-316-31696-2
  14. Gladwell, Malcolm, 2005. blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking. New York, Little, Brown and Company, ISBN 0-316-17232-4
  15. Gould, Stephen Jay, 1996. Full House: The Spread of Excellence from Plato to Darwin. New York, Three Rivers Press, ISBN 0-609-80140-6
  16. Heijden, Kees Van Der, 1996. Scenarios: The Art of Strategic Conversation. Chichester, John Wiley & Sons, ISBN 0-471-96639-8
  17. Kelly, Kevin, 1994. Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World. Reading, Massachusetts, Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, ISBN 0-201-48340-8
  18. McLuhan, Marshall, 1964. Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man. New York, Penguin Books, ISBN 0-451-62765-2
  19. Moore, Geoffrey A., 1991. Crossing the Chasm: Marketing and Selling High-Tech Products to Mainstream Customers. New York, HarperBusiness, ISBN 0-88730-519-9
  20. Moore, Geoffrey A., 1995. Inside the Tornado: Marketing Strategies from Silicon Valley’s Cutting Edge. New York, HarperBusiness, ISBN 0-88730-765-5
  21. Moore, Geoffrey A., 2000. Living On The Fault Line: Managing For Shareholder Value In The Age Of The Internet. New York, HarperBusiness, ISBN 0-88730-888-0
  22. Moore, Geoffrey A., 2005. Dealing With Darwin: How Great Companies Innovate At Every Phase Of Their Evolution. New York, Penguin Group, ISBN 1-59184-107-0
  23. Pfeffer, Irving and Klock, David R., 1974. Perspectives On Insurance. Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall, Inc., ISBN 0-13-661066-8
  24. Schwartz, Peter, 1991. The Art of the Long View: Planning for the Future in an Uncertain World. New York, Doubleday, ISBN 0-385-26731-2
  25. Shapiro, Carl and Varian, Hal R., 1999. Information Rules: A Strategic Guide to the Network Economy. Boston, Harvard Business School Press, ISBN 0-87584-863-X
  26. Taleb, Nassim Nicholas, 2007. The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable. New York, Random House, ISBN 978-1-4000-6351-2
  27. Zuboff, Shoshana, 1988. In The Age Of The Smart Machine: The Future Of Work And Power. New York, Basic Books, Inc. Publishers, ISBN 0-465-03212-5