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What Would Google Do?
3.76
Jarvis is, by his own admission, a preacher at the high altar of the GOOG. He explores various industries and imagines what Google would do (or is alr ...more
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Mar 14, 2011
 
Designing Web Usability
3.74
Usability gnome Nielsen is best known for this work. It's still taken a decade for the basic insights he had to be effected in web projects. For examp ...more
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Mar 21, 2011
 
Web Analytics 2.0: The Art of Online Accountability & Science of Customer Centricity [With CDROM]
4.14
Required reading for anyone seeking to quantifiably deliver value online. One for marketers, analysts, analytics boffins, testers, designers, develope ...more
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Mar 21, 2011
 
The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business Is Selling Less of More
3.82
Superb, timely observation of the fundamental change in business rules and relationships which a truly global economy makes possible. In a world shift ...more
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Mar 21, 2011
 
My Life in Advertising and Scientific Advertising
4.18
This work is almost 90 years old and still has relevance. Some incredible thought and insight on communication, behavioural analysis and propositions ...more
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Mar 21, 2011
 
Sketching User Experiences:  Getting the Design Right and the Right Design
3.90
Superb, often-referenced work on user experience. Plenty of examples for interaction designers and product managers alike. Of interest to anyone creat ...more
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Mar 21, 2011
 
Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations
3.82
A chronicle of the issues surrounding a world in transition, and the changing relationships within in; creator/viewer, buyer/seller, client/agency. Sh ...more
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Mar 21, 2011
 
Cognitive Surplus
3.82
Further thinking from Clay Shirky on the new collaborative age, and how the emerging culture of shared creativity changes perceptions of ownership, pa ...more
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Mar 21, 2011
 
The Design of Everyday Things
4.15
Beyond the fundamentals, this is a powerful study of design and its meaning, and how clarity in design thinking creates a better world. Hugely insight ...more
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Mar 21, 2011
 
The Paradox of Choice: Why More Is Less
3.81
Very timely study of the paralyzing, debilitating effect of overabundant choice, and how it affects decision making. All first world problems covered.
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Mar 21, 2011
 
Empowered: Unleash Your Employees, Energize Your Customers, and Transform Your Business
3.55
Slightly overwritten; a good summary of the opportunities & challenges which empowering customers, employees and partners provides.
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Mar 14, 2011
 
Defensive Design for the Web: How to Improve Error Messages, Help, Forms, and Other Crisis Points
3.76
Interesting dive into interaction design challenges; a good companion guide for example when defining and testing use cases.
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Mar 21, 2011
 
We-Think: Mass innovation, not mass production
3.62
A compelling prologue to the predicted incoming age of mass innovation. Written by Leadbeater and 257 co-contributors.
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Mar 21, 2011
 
It's Not How Good You Are, It's How Good You Want To Be
3.85
Gifted copy man creates sharp, amusing motivational screed for ambitious types.
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Mar 21, 2011
 
Everything Bad is Good for You
3.48
Clever book. A good read for anyone in the business of creating stories.
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Mar 21, 2011
 
The Continuum Concept: In Search Of Happiness Lost
4.08
As a parent, indisputably the most important book I've read and reread.
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Mar 21, 2011
 
The Cluetrain Manifesto
3.90
Seminal anti-marketing screed written pre dotcom. Still resonant.
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Mar 21, 2011
 
The New How: Creating Business Solutions Through Collaborative Strategy
3.86
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Apr 11, 2011
 
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
3.85
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Mar 21, 2011
 
Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability
4.21
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Mar 21, 2011
 
Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything
3.64
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Mar 21, 2011
 
Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap... and Others Don't
4.00
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Apr 11, 2011
 
Marshall McLuhan: You Know Nothing of My Work!
3.88
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Apr 05, 2011
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