Monday, February 21, 2011

Books on communicating better

Some Southwark Vicar pals and I are preparing some resources for the Curates at IME on how the church can communicate better. We all used to work in Marketing in our old lives.

This is the book list I prepared for it......


Cliff Atkinson                         Beyond Bullet Points
Bill Bailey                               The Blogging Church
S Belsky                                 Making ideas Happen
Marcus Buckingham             First break all the rules
Jim Collins                             Good to great and the Social Sectors
Phil Cook                               Why some churches and non-profits impact culture and others don’t
Disney Institute                      Be our guest
Nancy Duarte                        Slide:ology
Nancy Duarte                        Resonate: Present Visual Stories that transform audiences
Bob Franquiz                        Zero to sixty
Craig Groschel                        It
Seth Godin                            Tribes
Seth Godin                             Linchpin
Jeff Gomez                             Print is dead
Dan Heath                              Made to stick
Dan Heath                              Switch: How to change things when change is hard
Bill Hybels                               Axioms
Bill Hybels                              Courageous Leadership
S Johnson                              Where good ideas come from
Kuhlmann                                The Orange Code
Gordon MacDonald                Who stole our church?
Kem Meyer                               Less Clutter Less Noise
Moon                                        Different: Escaping the competitive herd
Delivering Happiness: The Story of Zappos
Tricia Neale                             From Vision to Action
M. Neumeier                            The brand gap
D. Pink                                      Drive
Dan Roam                                The back of a napkin
Al Reis                                    22 immutable laws of branding
Garr Reynolds                        Presentation Zen
Nelson Searcy                       Fusion: Turning First time guests into fully-fledged members of your church
Andy Stanley                          Can we do that? Innovative practices that will change the way you do church
Andy Stanley                        Seven practices of effective ministry
Tim Stevens                           Pop goes the church
Mark Waltz                             First impressions and  Lasting impressions

11 comments:

Sheena said...

Great list David! I found the following really helpful, Everyone communicates few connect by John C Maxwell

David Cooke said...

Thanks Sheena. I know you enjoy a book list!

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