The books below cross a range of topics associated with innovation, improvement, management, organisation and thinking. They are listed in no particular order and some are technical and some tell a story.
You will find ideas in them that align and ideas that contradict. This is part of the creative tension that underpins innovation and improvement; be curious and see what resonates with you.
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|The Machine That Changed The World||James P Womack, Daniel T Jones, Daniel Roos||1847370551|
|Transforming Health Care: Virginia Mason Medical Center's Pursuit of the Perfect Patient Experience||Charles Kenney||1563273756|
|Understanding Variation: The Key to Managing Chaos||Donald J. Wheeler||0945320531|
|Getting Things Done, the art of stress-free productivity||David Allen||0349408947|
|Creative People Must Be Stopped - 6 ways we kill innovation (without even trying)||David A. Owens||1118002903|
|Systems Thinking in the Public Sector - the failure to reform regime... and a manifesto for a better way||John Seddon||0955008182|
|The Fifth Discipline - The art and practice of the learning organisation||Peter M. Senge||1905211201|
|The Lean Turnaround - how business leaders use Lean Principles to create value and transform their company||Art Byrne||0071800670|
|Black Box Thinking - marginal gains and the secrets of high performance||Matthew Syed||1473613809|
|Good to Great||Jim Collins||0712676090|
|The Toyota Way to Service Excellence||Jeffrey K. Liker||1259641104|
|Fumbling the Future - How Xerox invented, then ignored, the first personal computer||Douglas K. Smith & Robert C. Alexander||1583482660|