Here are just a few of the books we read over the summer months.

Creative Confidence (2013) by David Kelley and Tom Kelley
A compelling book on unleashing the creativity that lies within each and every one of us. Written by IDEO founder and Stanford school creator David Kelley and his brother Tom Kelley, IDEO partner and the author of the bestselling The Art of Innovation.

Brand Thinking and Other Noble Pursuits (2011) by Debbie Millman
A series of illuminating and spirited conversations on branding with twenty-two of the world’s top design executives, strategists, and critics.

Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter (2010) by Liz Wiseman
A thought-provoking, accessible, and essential exploration of why some leaders (“Diminishers”) drain capability and intelligence from their teams, while others (“Multipliers”) amplify it to produce better results.

Waging Heavy Peace: A Hippie Dream (2012) by Neil Young
This engaging and surprisingly funny autobiography made its way around the office. It covers some of his career and family life, but is primarily organized around his hobbies and non-musical pursuits.