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Message Not Received: Why Business Communication Is Broken and How to Fix It by Phil Simon

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Selected Bibliography

I read quite a bit. The following books weighed heavily on my mind as I penned Message Not Received. To the best of my recollection, here’s the list of books that influenced the one that you just read:

  1. Anderson, Chris. The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business Is Selling Less of More. New York: Hyperion, 2008.
  2. Ariely, Dan. Predictably Irrational, Revised and Expanded Edition: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions. New York: HarperCollins, 2009.
  3. Baron, Dennis. A Better Pencil: Readers, Writers, and the Digital Revolution. New York: Oxford University Press, 2009.
  4. Battelle, John. The Search: How Google and Its Rivals Rewrote the Rules of Business and Transformed Our Culture. New York: Penguin Group/Portfolio Trade, 2006.
  5. Berger, Warren. A More Beautiful Question: The Power of Inquiry to Spark Breakthrough Ideas. New York: Bloomsbury, 2014.
  6. Berkun, Scott. Confessions of a Public Speaker. Sebastopol, CA: O’Reilly Media, 2011.
  7. Berkun, Scott. The Year Without Pants: WordPress.com and the Future of Work. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2013.
  8. Bierce, Ambrose, and Freeman, Jan. Write It Right: The Celebrated Cynic’s Language Peeves Deciphered, Appraised, and Annotated for 21st-Century Readers. New York: Walker & Company/Bloomsbury, 2009.
  9. Brynjolfsson, Erik, and McAfee, Andrew. Race Against the Machine: How the Digital Revolution is Accelerating Innovation, Driving Productivity, and Irreversibly Transforming Employment and the Economy. Lexington, MA: Digital ...

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