Just today, in seeing patients from 8:00 to 2:00, I spoke to three people who are starting the courage-requiring process of reinventing themselves. Many of our patients are thinking along these lines lately, and when three were in our office all in the same day I decided that it's time to do something to help.
Here, then, are a baker's dozen of books that have changed my life. And some bonus blogs as well...
Everett M. Rogers
Diffusion of Innovations, 5th Edition
Unleashing the Ideavirus (free eBook)
The Purple Cow
Free Prize Inside
The Long Tail
Free: The Future of a Radical Price
The Tipping Point
Seth Godin's blog:
Anne McCrossan's blog:
If you ever write, for heaven's sakes Tom Bentley's blog:
Joel Canfield's, talk about knowing how to reinvent yourself:
And Angela Lussier's, yet more reinventing and she has a view on resumes that you just, well, check it out!: