A full week since the Lean UX 14 conference and I finally have the time to reflect a bit. It only took a few sleep-ins, Easter holiday food and some red wine for my brain to contract back to its normal state after the stretching during the conference.
All of the keynotes were excellent and I found myself making notes of some new books referenced to add to my reading list.
Here are some of the books I noted, either directly from the presentations themselves or from the conversations between sessions.
1. Teaching Smart People How to Learn New Things, Chris Argyris
2. Idealized Design: How to Dissolve Tomorrow's Crisis…Today, Russell L. Ackoff
3. If Russ Ackoff had given a TED Talk (Ok not a book, but an excellent video)
4. The Principles of Product Development Flow: Second Generation Lean Product Development, Donald G. Reinertsen
7. Training From the Back of the Room!: 65 Ways to Step Aside and Let Them Learn, Sharon L. Bowman
This book was discussed in one of our breaks when discussing workshop facilitation methods
8. Designerly Ways of Knowing, Nigel Cross
I am sure there were many more from the different workhops that I did not attend, so let me know of any recommendations you have.
For now, this will add to my never ending reading list. Thats a good thing, right ?