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Research Report

16th Annual State Of Agile Report 2022

15th Annual State Of Agile Report 2021

14th Annual State Of Agile Report 2020

13th Annual State Of Agile Report 2019

SAFe Scrum Master

Scrum Master Reading List

Hirotaka Takeuchi & Ikujiro Nonaka

The Professional Scrum Master’s Handbook

https://amzn.to/2BMAUyN

Stacia Viscardi

Coaching Agile Teams: A Companion for ScrumMasters

https://amzn.to/2AQ9shT

Lyssa Adkins

Agile Retrospectives: Making Good Teams Great

https://amzn.to/2rkM0VC

Esther Derby & Diana Larsen

SAFe 4.5 Distilled: Applying the Scaled Agile

https://amzn.to/2PiAaoA

Richard Knaster & Dean Leffingwell

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team:A Leadership Fable

https://amzn.to/2L2wSpb

Patrick Lencioni

Death by Meeting:A Leadership Fable

https://amzn.to/2Qg7dz2

Patrick Lencioni

The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement

https://amzn.to/2FZ8V2R

Em Campbell-Pretty & Gene Kim

Tribal Unity:Getting from Teams to Tribes

https://amzn.to/2QA0HT7

Alex Yakyma
Alex Yakyma

The Skilled Facilitator

https://amzn.to/2QXJt1W

Roger Schwarz

Accelerate:The Science of Lean Software and DevOps

https://amzn.to/2AHHshl

Nicole Forsgren PhD

SAFe Product Owner / Product Manager

Scrum Product Owner / Product Manager Reading List

SAFe 4.5 Distilled: Applying the Scaled Agile

https://amzn.to/2PiAaoA

Richard Knaster & Dean Leffingwell

Tribal Unity: Getting from Teams to Tribes by

https://amzn.to/2QGnpc2

Em Campbell-Pretty

The Lean Machine:How Harley-Davidson Drove Top

https://amzn.to/2PkFp72

Dantar P. Oosterwal

The Principles of Product Development Flow

Second Generation Lean Product Development

https://amzn.to/2QxK8Hq

Donald G. Reinertsen

Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard

https://amzn.to/2QDf218

Chip Heath & Dan Heath

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team:A Leadership Fable

https://amzn.to/2L2wSpb

Patrick Lencioni

Agile Software Requirements: Lean Requirements

https://amzn.to/2SsD3VK

Dean Leffingwell

Death by Meeting:A Leadership Fable..About Solving

https://amzn.to/2UceApo

Patrick Lencioni

Lean Product and Process Development

https://amzn.to/2G9NSLo

Allen Ward & Durward Sobek

That’s Not How We Do It Here!: A Story about How

https://amzn.to/2Uo1bLc

John Kotter and Holger Rathgeber

The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement

https://amzn.to/2UjSaT6

Eliyahu M. Goldratt & Jeff Cox

Agile Retrospectives: Making Good Teams Great

https://amzn.to/2SsxOFJ

Esther Derby and Diana Larsen

User Stories Applied

For Agile Software Development

https://amzn.to/2TP0Ynq

Mike Cohn

Outliers: The Story of Success

https://amzn.to/2UOYxxP

Malcolm Gladwell

Where Good Ideas Come From

The Natural History of Innovation

https://amzn.to/2TnuxHU

Steven Johnson

Impact Mapping

Making a Big Impact with Software Products and Projects

https://amzn.to/2YguEIH

Gojko Adzic

Lean UX: Designing Great Products with Agile Teams

https://amzn.to/2FuWFoD

Jeff Gothelf

The Lean Startup Item

How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses

https://amzn.to/2Fthu3K

Eric Reis

The Four Steps to the Epiphany

Successful Strategies for Products That Win

https://amzn.to/2Tlthop

Steve Gary Blank

Value Stream Mapping

How to Visualize Work and Align Leadership for Organizational Transformation

https://amzn.to/2YfMlrS

Karen Martin; Mike Osterling

Creativity Inc

Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

https://amzn.to/2CznBla

Ed Catmull; Amy Wallace

The Machine

A Radical Approach to the Design of the Sales Function

https://amzn.to/2WdlRW9

Justin Roff-Marsh

The Innovators Dilemma

When New Technologies Cause Great Firms to Fail 

https://amzn.to/2U6JLFm

Clayton M. Christensen

Crossing the Chasm

https://amzn.to/2Tr6ZSm

Geoffrey Moore

Escape Velocity

Free Your Company’s Future from the Pull of the Past

https://amzn.to/2Fp14bx

Geoffrey Moore

STRATEGIZE

Product Strategy and Product Roadmap Practices for the Digital Age

https://amzn.to/2We4wwr

Roman Pichler

SAFe Agilist

SAFe Agilist Reading List

Lean Thinking: Banish Waste and Create Wealth in Y

https://amzn.to/2ucvFa7

James P. Womack and Daniel T. Jones

Built to Last

Successful Habits of Visionary Companies

https://amzn.to/2nQvHw7

Jim Collins and Jerry I Porras

Blue Ocean Strategy

How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant

https://amzn.to/2Jwh5lc

W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne

Leading Change: Why Transformation Efforts Fail

https://amzn.to/2Og5Ko0

John P Kotter

The Art of Public Speaking

https://amzn.to/2OhD3av

Dale Carnegie

Agile Software Requirements

Applying the Scaled Agile Framework® for Lean Software and Systems Engineering, First Edition

https://amzn.to/2YcaHTt

Dean Leffingwell

SAFe® 4.0 Distilled

Applying the Scaled Agile Framework® for Lean Software and Systems Engineering, First Edition

https://amzn.to/2HPXERI

Richard Knaster and Dean Leffingwell

Accelerate: Building Strategic Agility for a Faster-Moving World

https://amzn.to/2RnYtVm

John Kotter

Project to Product

https://amzn.to/2uXNx9k

Mik Kersten

The Lean Machine

https://amzn.to/2ub3c4Q

Dantar Oosterwald
Eliyahu Goldratt
Chip Heath and Dan Heath

Coaching Agile Teams

https://amzn.to/2RtEu7L

Lyssa Adkins

That’s Not How We Do it Here!

https://amzn.to/372e9nv

John Kotter and Holder Rathgeb

Principles of Product Development Flow

https://amzn.to/2R0oTgE

Don Reinertsen

Lean Product and Process Development

https://amzn.to/2NxG6Mm

Allen Ward and Durward Sobeck II

Management 3.0

Management 3.0 Reading List

Managing for Happiness

Games, Tools, and Practices to Motivate Any Team

https://amzn.to/2Wf3OPu

Jurgen Appelo

Management 3.0

Leading Agile Developers, Developing Agile Leaders

https://amzn.to/2FnCUOs

Jurgen Appelo

Holacracy

The New Management System for a Rapidly Changing World

https://amzn.to/2FsH0pW

Brian J. Robertson

Punished by Rewards

https://amzn.to/2GhqIR5

Alfie Kohn

Drive:The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

https://amzn.to/2Z1apiE

Daniel H. Pink

Influencer : The Power to Change Anything

https://amzn.to/2GhUZhF

Kerry, Joseph

Thinking, Fast and Slow

https://amzn.to/2Z5tOPl

Daniel Kahneman

Conscious Capitalism

With a New Preface by the Authors: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business

https://amzn.to/2v3XMW9

John Mackey, R. Sisodia

Who Am I?

The 16 Basic Desires That Motivate Our Actions and Define Our Personalities

https://amzn.to/2Kt9MLz

Steven Reiss

Handbook of Self-Determination Research

https://amzn.to/2D6cpNc

Edward L. Deci, R M. Ryan

Drive:The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

https://amzn.to/2Z1apiE

Daniel H. Pink

Motivation and Personality

https://amzn.to/2UrB0XD

Abraham H. Maslow

Motivation to Work

https://amzn.to/2GjaJlL

Frederick Herzberg

Adaptive Action

Leveraging Uncertainty in Your Organization

https://amzn.to/2D9Ma8H

Glenda H. Eoyang

Coherence in the Midst of Complexity

Advances in Social Complexity Theory

https://amzn.to/2WZwYCt

H. Letiche, M. Lissack

Complexity and Organizational Reality

Uncertainty and the Need to Rethink Management after the Collapse of Investment Capitalism

https://amzn.to/2Z5ABsj

Ralph D. Stacey

The Interaction of Complexity and Management

https://amzn.to/2U9TeYz

Michael R. Lissack

The Systems View of Life: A Unifying Vision

https://amzn.to/2P7yoby

Professor Fritjof Capra

Simply Managing

What Managers Do # and Can Do Better

https://amzn.to/2KqD9Ox

Henry Mintzberg

Reinventing Organizations

https://amzn.to/2Z3EqhT

F. Laloux, K. Wilber

Peter F. Drucker

Behind Closed Doors

Secrets of Great Management (Pragmatic Programmers)

https://amzn.to/2URzltC

J. Rothman, Esther Derby

Freedom from Command and Control

Rethinking Management for Lean Service

https://amzn.to/2D7OYTH

John Seddon

The Systems View of Life: A Unifying Vision

https://amzn.to/2vkomKM

Professor Fritjof Capra

The Advantage

Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business

https://amzn.to/2Viu5ja

Patrick M. Lencioni

Work Rules

Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead

https://amzn.to/2UucgJq

Laszlo Bock

Conscious Capitalism

Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business

https://amzn.to/2vKHVwg

John Mackey

Like a Virgin

Secrets They Won’t Teach You at Business School

https://amzn.to/2H4DYaZ

Richard Branson

Humble Inquiry

The Gentle Art of Asking Instead of Telling

https://amzn.to/2WxqMBQ

Edgar H. Schein

The Art of Powerful Questions

Catalyzing Insight, Innovation, and Action

https://amzn.to/3064YiQ

E. Vogt, J. Brown

Fifth Discipline

The Art & Practice of The Learning Organization

https://amzn.to/2VPMFzk

Peter M. Senge

Training from the Back of the Room

https://amzn.to/2J7eddx

Sharon L. Bowman

The Modern Firm

Organizational Design for Performance and Growth (Clarendon Lectures in Management Studies)

https://amzn.to/2LqlMOf

John Roberts

The Ambidextrous Organization

Exploring the New While Exploiting the Now

https://amzn.to/2WqwFki

Jens Maier

Creativity, Inc.

Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

https://amzn.to/2DVyY7Q

Ed Catmull

The Principles of Product Development Flow

Second Generation Lean Product Development

https://amzn.to/2PUeGjH

Donald G. Reinertsen

Creative Confidence

Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All

https://amzn.to/2vLW2kQ

Tom Kelley

Organizational Design

A Step-by-Step Approach 

https://amzn.to/2YsRJY0

Richard M. Burton

CInP and CInS

Certified Innovation Professional and Certified Innovation Strategist Reding List

The Innovator’s DNA

The Innovator’s DNA: Mastering the Five Skills of Disruptive Innovators

https://www.amazon.com/Innovators-DNA-Mastering-Skills-Disruptive/dp/1491513896

Jeff Dyer, Hal Gregersen, Clayton M. Christensen

Innovation Governance

How Top Management Organizes and Mobilizes for Innovation

https://www.amazon.com/Innovation-Governance-Management-Organizes-Mobilizes/dp/1118588649

Jean-Philippe Deschamps

The Whole Brain Business Book, Second Edition

 Unlocking the Power of Whole Brain Thinking in Organizations, Teams, and Individuals

https://www.amazon.com/Whole-Brain-Business-Book-Second/dp/0071843825

Jean-Philippe Deschamps

Intrapreneuring in Action

A Handbook for Business Innovation

https://www.amazon.com/Intrapreneuring-Action-Handbook-Business-Innovation/dp/1576750612

Gifford Pinchot, Ron Pellman

A More Beautiful Question

The Power of Inquiry to Spark Breakthrough Ideas

https://www.amazon.com/More-Beautiful-Question-Inquiry-Breakthrough/dp/1632861054

Warren Berger

The Innovator’s Hypothesis

How Cheap Experiments Are Worth More than Good Ideas (MIT Press)

Link

Michael Schrage

Lateral Thinking

Creativity Step by Step

Link

Edward De Bono

Six thinking hats

Link

Edward De Bono

What Customers Want

Using Outcome-Driven Innovation to Create Breakthrough Products and Services

Link

Anthony Ulwick

The Design of Everyday Things

Link

Don Norman

Design Research Through Practice

From the Lab, Field, and Showroom

Link

Ilpo Koskinen, John Zimmerman, Thomas Binder, Johan Redstrom, Stephan Wensveen

Strategic Market Research

A Guide to Conducting Research that Drives Businesses 

Link

Anne E. Beall

StoryBranding 2.0

Creating Stand-Out Brands Through The Power of Story

Link

Jim Signorelli

Whoever Tells the Best Story Wins

How to Use Your Own Stories to Communicate with Power and Impact

Link

Annette Simmons

Open Innovation

The New Imperative for Creating and Profiting from Technology

Link

Henry William Chesbrough

The Wisdom of Crowds

Link

James Surowiecki

The Other Side of Innovation

Solving the Execution Challenge

Link

Vijay Govindarajan, Chris Trimble

The Innovator’s Method

Bringing the Lean Start-up into Your Organization

Link

Nathan Furr, Jeff Dyer, Clayton M. Christensen

Certified Design Thinking Professional

CDTP Reading List

The Art of Innovation

Lessons in Creativity from IDEO, America’s Leading Design Firm

Link

Tom Kelley, Jonathan Littman, Tom Peters

Change by Design

How Design Thinking Transforms Organizations and Inspires Innovation

Link

Tim Brown

The Innovator’s DNA

Mastering the Five Skills of Disruptive Innovators

Link

Jeff Dyer, Hal Gregersen

101 Design Methods

A Structured Approach for Driving Innovation in Your Organization

Link

Vijay Kumar

The Design of Everyday Things

Revised and Expanded Edition

Link

Don Norman

A More Beautiful Question

The Power of Inquiry to Spark Breakthrough Ideas

Link

Warren Berger

The Innovator’s Hypothesis

How Cheap Experiments Are Worth More than Good Ideas

Link

Michael Schrage

SAFe DevOps

SAFe DevOps Reading List

Continuous Delivery

Reliable Software Releases through Build, Test, and Deployment Automation, Video Enhanced Edition

Link

Jez Humble; David Farley

The Phoenix Project

A Novel about IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win

Link

Kevin Behr; Gene Kim; George Spafford

The DevOps Hand Book

How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, and Security in Technology Organizations

Link

Patrick Debois; Gene Kim; Jez Humble; John Willis

Chaos Monkeys

Obscene Fortune and Random Failure in Silicon Valley

Link

Antonio Garcia Martinez

How to measure anything

Finding the value of Intangibles in Business

Link

Douglas Hubbard

SAFe Agile Software Engineering

SAFe Agile Software Engineering Reading List

Clean Code

A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship

Link

Robert C. Martin

Lean Software Development: An Agile Toolkit

Link

Tom Poppendieck; Mary Poppendieck

Imeplementation Patterns

Link

Kent Beck

Test Driven Development: By Example

Link

Kent Beck

Extreme Programming Explained

Link

Kent Beck

SAFe Architects

SAFe Architects Reading List

Cultivating Communities of Practice

Link

E. Wenger, R. McDermott

Tribal Unity

Getting from TEAMS to TRIBES by Creating a One Team Culture

Link

EM Campbell-Pretty

Transformational Leadership

Link