Expanding your knowledge is a never-ending process. These books will help you learn about various aspects of firm growth and are particularly relevant to accountants and the culture they work within.
At the Crossroads: The Remarkable CPA Firm that Nearly Crashed, then Soared
by Gale Crosley, CPA & Debbie Stover
In my first book, I share what I’ve observed in firms, and how they can grow efficiently and effectively.
The Medici Effect
by Frans Johanasson
How some of the best innovations occur – incredibly powerful and relevant!
Managing Transitions: Making The Most Of Change
by William Bridges
For managing partners leading the transition to a high growth environment.
GrowthThinking: Building the New Growth Enterprise
by Wayne A. Simmons and Keary L. Crawford
GrowthThinking explains how entrepreneurship, growth strategy and business innovation challenges conventional “corporate thinking” and provides a new blueprint for sustainable business growth.
by Michael E. Porter
Porter takes marketing to the highest levels in this collection of classic articles.
Tuned In: Uncover the Extraordinary Opportunities That Lead to Business Breakthroughs
by Craig Stull, Phil Myers and David Meerman Scott
I looked for years for this book! The principles are still as relevant as when it was originally written. I use it as a teaching text in my consulting work.
Blue Ocean Strategy
by W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne
The graduate level book for growth strategies.