Here are a few of my favorite articles and books on subjects related to leading geeks, loosely grouped by topic.
Csikszentmihalyi, M. Finding Flow: The Psychology of Engagement with Everyday Life. New York: Basic Books, 1997.
Hohmann, L. Journey of the Software Professional. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Prentice Hall, 1996.
Freedman, R. The IT Consultant: A Commonsense Framework for Managing the Client Relationship. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2000.
Maister, D. H. True Professionalism: The Courage to Care About Your People, Your Clients, and Your Career. New York: Free Press, 1997.
McConnel, S. After the Gold Rush: Creating a True Profession of Software Engineering. Redmond, Wash.: Microsoft Press, 1999.
Weinberg, G. M. The Psychology of ...