My Favorite Crowdsourcing Books for Growth and Innovation

A Listmania! list by Barry Libert "barry D. Libert" (Boston, Mass)
The list author says: "This is a list of books that I believe can help any organization - including small and big businesses, governments, healthcare and educational organizations, engage their crowd (community) to improve their marketing, sales, services, product/service innovation/delivery and overall performance. Feel free to add your books to the list or tweet me @barrylibert with your recommendations."
We Are Smarter Than Me: How to Unleash the Power of Crowds in Your Business (paperback)
1.  We Are Smarter Than Me: How to Unleash the Power of Crowds in Your Business (paperback) by Barry Libert
$19.02   Used & New from: $0.01
3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Wisdom of Crowds
2.  The Wisdom of Crowds by James Surowiecki
$10.64   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (251 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Global Brain: Your Roadmap for Innovating Faster and Smarter in a Networked World
3.  The Global Brain: Your Roadmap for Innovating Faster and Smarter in a Networked World by Mohanbir S. Sawhney
Used & New from: $2.98
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

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Marketing 3.0: From Products to Customers to the Human Spirit
4.  Marketing 3.0: From Products to Customers to the Human Spirit by Philip Kotler
$16.96   Used & New from: $11.99
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations
5.  Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations by Clay Shirky
$10.22   Used & New from: $0.11
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (84 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything
6.  Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything by Anthony D. Williams
$11.22   Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (141 customer reviews)

The Mesh: Why the Future of Business Is Sharing
7.  The Mesh: Why the Future of Business Is Sharing by Lisa Gansky
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (42 customer reviews)

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The Wealth of Networks: How Social Production Transforms Markets and Freedom
8.  The Wealth of Networks: How Social Production Transforms Markets and Freedom by Yochai Benkler
$20.07   Used & New from: $1.95
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Social Network Business Plan: 18 Strategies That Will Create Great Wealth
9.  The Social Network Business Plan: 18 Strategies That Will Create Great Wealth by A. David Silver
$18.19   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (74 customer reviews)

The Crowdsourcing Handbook - The How to on Crowdsourcing, Complete Expert's Hints and Tips Guide by the Leading Experts, Everything You Need to Know a
10.  The Crowdsourcing Handbook - The How to on Crowdsourcing, Complete Expert's Hints and Tips Guide by the Leading Experts, Everything You Need to Know a by Dan Bell
$18.95   Used & New from: $14.90
1.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

What's Mine Is Yours: The Rise of Collaborative Consumption
11.  What's Mine Is Yours: The Rise of Collaborative Consumption by Rachel Botsman
$18.25   Used & New from: $7.00
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (44 customer reviews)

The Crowdfunding Revolution: Social Networking Meets Venture Financing
12.  The Crowdfunding Revolution: Social Networking Meets Venture Financing by Kevin Lawton
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations
13.  The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations by Rod A. Beckstrom
$12.12   Used & New from: $1.00
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (168 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Smart Mobs: The Next Social Revolution
14.  Smart Mobs: The Next Social Revolution by Howard Rheingold
$11.97   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Crowdsourcing: Why the Power of the Crowd Is Driving the Future of Business
15.  Crowdsourcing: Why the Power of the Crowd Is Driving the Future of Business by Jeff Howe
$9.91   Used & New from: $1.00
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

The Art of Community: Building the New Age of Participation (Theory in Practice)
16.  The Art of Community: Building the New Age of Participation (Theory in Practice) by Jono Bacon
Used & New from: $0.31
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (47 customer reviews)

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A Guide to Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing: Advice From Leading Experts
17.  A Guide to Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing: Advice From Leading Experts by Paul Sloane
$13.24   Used & New from: $8.60
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Tribes: We Need You to Lead Us
18.  Tribes: We Need You to Lead Us by Seth Godin
$11.85   Used & New from: $3.29
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (398 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Outside Innovation: How Your Customers Will Co-Design Your Company's Future
19.  Outside Innovation: How Your Customers Will Co-Design Your Company's Future by Patricia B. Seybold
$10.75   Used & New from: $1.10
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

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Customer Discussions about products in this list
Discussion Replies Latest Post
Excerpt only? 0 Apr 3, 2013
Here Comes Everybody (Kindle Edition) Too Expensive 2 Aug 6, 2010
Welcome to the The Wisdom of Crowds forum 2 Jul 17, 2010
Is Web 2.0 really the 'elder killer?' 2 Feb 13, 2010
book not available in the UK 0 Jan 7, 2010
does J. Maxwell re tell his old concepts? If not How are differents? Do you think his sucessful book are an example of his life? 0 Apr 8, 2009
Leadership vs Management 0 Dec 22, 2008
Tribes... 1 Dec 22, 2008
Rather strange that there's no Kindle edition 1 May 28, 2008
Ironic. 0 Mar 26, 2008
Peter Druker and Toyota with out mentioning W. Edwards Demings 0 Sep 2, 2007
Innovation and Customers 1 Feb 3, 2007
 
   

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Barry Libert "barry D. Libert" (Boston, Mass)
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Last updated: 12/22/10
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