Top Books in Business Innovation, Product & Service Strategy, & Creativity Recommended Reading List

The following is a brief list of top srecommended books on the topics of Business Innovation, New Product Innovation, New Service Innovation, Business Model Innovation, Strategic Thinking and Business Creativity.

Business Innovation

Leapfrogging
Soren Kaplan

Blue Ocean Strategy
Renée Mauborgne & W. Chan Kim

The Other Side of Innovation
Eric Von Hippel

The Innovation Secrets of Steve Jobs
Carmine Gallo

Competing for the Future
Gary Hamel & C.K. Prahalad

The Lean Start-Up
Eric Reis

The Innovator’s Dilemma
Clayton M. Christensen

The Innovator’s Solution
Clayton M. Christensen

The Innovator’s DNA
Clayton M. Christensen

New Product & Service Innovation

The Art of Innovation
Tom Kelley

Winning at New Products
Robert Cooper

Crossing The Chasm

Geoffrey A. Moore

The Art of Innovation
Tom Kelley

This is Service Design Thinking
Marc Stickdorn

Open Innovation

Open Innovation
Henry Chesbrough

A Guide to Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing
Paul Sloane

The Open Innovation Revolution
Stefan Lindegaard

Business Model Innovation

Business Model Generation
Alexander Osterwalder

Open Business Models
Henry Chesbrough

Seizing the White Space
Mark W. Johnson

Harvard Business Review on Building Your Business Model
Harvard Business School Publishing

Organizational Innovation

Driving Growth Through Innovation
Robert B. Tucker

Innovation to the Core
Peter Skarzynski

Innovate or Evaporate
James M. Higgins

Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Peter Drucker

What Matters Now
Gary Hamel

The Future of Management
Gary Hamel

Strategic Thinking

The Art of the Long View
Peter Schwartz

Strategic Thinking
Simon Wootton

Ahead of the Curve
Steven Stowell

New Ideas & Creative Thinking

Where Good Ideas Come From
Steven Johnson

A Whack on the Side of the Head
Roger Von Oech

Creative Whack Pack (set of cards)
Roger Von Oech

IDEO Method Cards (set of cards)
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Thinkertoys
Michael Michalko

Corporate Creativity
Alan Robinson & Sam Stern

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