McCombs’ Best Business Books of 2009
The McCombs School of Business spent the past few days polling like mad via Twitter and Facebook to ferret out the best business books of 2009.
If you’re looking for a title to exercise those brain cells over the holidays, or last-minute inspiration for that fellow business buddy’s gift, peruse this list of random reader favorites, compilation courtesy of Tracy Mueller on the McCombs blog.
- “The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life” by Alice Schroeder
- “Liar’s Poker: Rising Through the Wreckage on Wall Street” by Michael Lewis
- “Crush It!: Why NOW Is the Time to Cash In on Your Passion” by Gary Vaynerchuk
- “The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement” by Eliyahu M. Goldratt and Jeff Cox
- “The Trusted Advisor” by David H. Maister, Charles H. Green and Robert M. Galford
- “Paranoia” by Joseph Finder
- “The King of Madison Avenue: David Ogilvy and the Making of Modern Advertising” by Kenneth Roman
- “Free: The Future of a Radical Price” by Chris Anderson
- “The Essentials of Risk Management” by Michel Crouhy, Dan Galai and Robert Mark
- “The Martha Rules: 10 Essentials for Achieving Success as You Start, Grow, or Manage a Business” by Martha Stewart
- “The Art of the Turnaround: Creating and Maintaining Healthy Arts Organizations” by Michael M. Kaiser
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