Innovation Bibliography

Scores of books about innovation are published every year (or does it only feel that way?). Some of them are even worth reading. Here are some of our favorites from over the years. The ones marked with stars should be in the personal library of any serious innovator.

Innovation Classics: Useful Basics

Peter F. Drucker, Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Harper & Row, 1985) http://tentyp.es/Rgnfjx
Harvard Business Review on Innovation (Harvard Business School Publishing, 2001) http://tentyp.es/VBiYL6
Clayton M. Christensen, Michael E. Raynor, The Innovator’s Solution (Harvard Business School Press, 2003) http://tentyp.es/PZHxhL
Henry Chesbrough, Open Innovation (Harvard Business Review Press, 2003) http://tentyp.es/WqOyut
Roger L. Martin, The Design of Business (Harvard Business School Press, 2009) http://tentyp.es/RgnoTW

Innovation Strategy: Framing, Patterns, and Choices

  • James M. Utterback, Mastering the Dynamics of Innovation (Harvard Business ...

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