Leading Change(By John Kotter) Before you make that big leap, you should read this.
Managing the Non-Profit Organization: Principles and Practices (By Peter Drucker). Great, common sense by the management guru.
Managing for Results (By Peter Drucker) We shouldn’t confuse activity with results – and good intentions don’t guarantee success. Drucker lays it all out.
The One Thing You Need to Know : … About Great Managing, Great Leading, and Sustained Individual Success By Marcus Buckingham, the bestselling coauthor of First, Break All the Rules.
Rise and Fall of Strategic Planning A classic about the good, bad and ugly of strategic planning.
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference (By Malcolm Gladwell) You’ll read this one again and again, so keep it handy. Thought provoking and creativity inducing.
Re-imagine! (By Tom Peters) This book is a big jolt of caffeine! Lots of color!! Exclamation Points!!!! Gets you excited (maybe even a little nervous). Gets you to thinking way outside the SOP box.