The book to read is not the one that thinks for you but the one which makes you think.
I have penned seven management texts including the award-winning The Age of the Platform.
This simple page provides synopses of each of them.
Message Not Received: Why Business Communication Is Broken and How to Fix It
“Simon has given us a 21st-century guide to communicating that is both personal and universal.”
—David H. Freeman, Contributing Editor, The Atlantic, and author of Wrong and A Perfect Mess
The Visual Organization: Data Visualization, Big Data, and the Quest for Better Decisions
“Simon demonstrates how it’s possible to see not only the forest, but the trees.”
–Brad Feld, Foundry Group Managing Director and co-author, Startup Life
Too Big to Ignore: The Business Case for Big Data
“Simon makes you think differently about complex topic via real-world storytelling that resonates.”
–Jay Baer, author of Youtility: Why Smart Companies are Helping not Selling
The Age of the Platform: How Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google Have Redefined Business
“Essential reading on the state of business today–and where it is going. Ignore this book at your own peril.”
–Adrian C. Ott, award-winning author, The 24-Hour Customer
The New Small: How a New Breed of Small Businesses Is Harnessing the Power of Emerging Technologies
“A powerful, important, and eye-opening book. You may want to change your life once you’ve finished reading it.”
—Mitch Joel, President, Twist Image and author of Six Pixels of Separation
The Next Wave of Technologies: Opportunities in Chaos
“If you make a living in IT, you must read this book.”
—David Siegel, author of Pull: The Power of the Semantic Web
Why New Systems Fail: An Insider's Guide to Successful IT Projects
My first book provides an inside look at IT projects gone bad. Culled from the decade I spent implementing new enterprise systems, this no-holds-barred guide offers a great deal of advice on how minimize the chance of system failures.
“This book’s framework is clear and its examples compelling. A manifesto for successful IT projects.”
—Michael Krigsman, ZDNet Blogger on IT Project Failures