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Free chapter – Progressive People

Feel free to read and share the whole of Chapter 3 all about Progressive People, which is a pretty important ingredient in 21st century business.

Culture Shock: A Handbook for 21st Century Business from Wiley_Business_Books

Downloadable worksheet

Download a free Culture Shock worksheet (PDF) to help you re-think your organisation. Where can you make a difference?

Culture Shock Worksheet (PDF 1.1 MB)

Reading list

These are books that either inspired me or are by people I find inspiring:

  • Maverick by Ricardo Semler
  • Seven Day Weekend by Ricardo Semler
  • The Cluetrain Manifesto by Doc Searls et al
  • Let my people go surf – Yvon Chouinard
  • The New Capitalist Manifesto – Umair Haque
  • Employees First, Customers Second – Vineet Nayar
  • Flex: Do Something Different – Karen Pine
  • The path of a doer – David Hieatt
  • The Future We Deserve – Vinay Gupta et al
  • Happy Hour is 9 to 5 – Alexander Kjerulf

Featured organisations

This is a list of the organisations featured in Culture Shock:

  • Apple
  • Anonymous
  • Atlas Container
  • BrewDog
  • CDP
  • Chatter / Yammer
  • IBM
  • Cisco
  • Common Threads
  • HCL Tech
  • Namaste Solar
  • Do Something Different
  • EOA
  • Facebook
  • Fog Creek
  • GiffGaff
  • Gore
  • Grameen
  • Groundfos
  • John Lewis
  • Khan Academy
  • Kickstarter
  • Mint Digital
  • Mondragon
  • New Nordic Cuisine
  • Noma
  • Occupy
  • Patagonia
  • Podio
  • Semco
  • Social Innovation Camp
  • WorldBlu
  • Zappos
  • Zynga

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