Just as the pace of technology continues to accelerate, breakthrough thought leadership from countless industry experts, visionaries and corporate leaders is helping us manage and analyze the ever-changing nature of the IT-business relationship. Our picks for the 10 top IT-business books of 2011 cover a broad spectrum-from practical advice on IT leadership and management, to revolutionary theories on the impact of technology change on our business, society and culture. These works-all of which are available on Amazon.com and via other book distributors-help current and aspiring IT leaders to cut through the techno-clutter to drive real results. They provide much-needed perspective on our ever-changing industry. And they offer compelling wisdom and tools that will help you embrace the current reality to accelerate your future. If you haven't already read these choice books, add them to your reading list for early 2012.
Higher Ambition: How Great Leaders Create Economic and Social ValueBy Michael Beer and Flemming NorrgrenHarvard Business Review PressPublished September 2011A Harvard Business School professor and his consulting partners use interviews with CEOs to explain how leaders can build sustainable value on every level.
This article was originally published on 01-03-2012