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Business Book Recs from Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google

Posted in Uncategorized by JD on October 13, 2009

Tap into the mind of Google’s CEO Eric Schmidt and check out his reading list. Probably of great interest to all of you techies and businessmen/women out there.

  • Grown Up Digital: How the Net Generation is Changing Your World HC by Don Tapscott
    Schmidt’s endorsement: “Demonstrates the world changing power of the Net Generation. If you want to understand their impact, read this book.”
  • Adventures of an IT Leader by Robert D. Austin, Richard L. Nolan, Shannon O’Donnell
    Schmidt’s endorsement: “Ever wonder what a CIO’s life is really like? Read this engaging ‘novel’ to understand the experience of an IT executive.”
  • Information Rules: A Strategic Guide to the Network Economy by Carl Shapiro, Hal R. Varian
    Schmidt’s endorsement: “Information Rules is the first book to explain network economics, the new economics of our lives.”

Go HERE for more of Eric Schmidt’s favorite business books.