Whether challenging or supporting the Blueprint worldview, below are a selection of the texts and articles which make interesting reading.


An Everyone Culture: Becoming a Deliberately Developmental Organization R. Kegan, L. Laskow Lahey, M.L.Miller, A. Fleming, D. Helsing
Built to Last James C. Collins and Jerry I. Portas
Capitalism: Money, Morals and Markets John Plender
Change Everything Christian Felber
Confronting Capitalism Philip Kotler
Conscious Capitalism John Mackey and Raj Sisodia
From Principles to Profit: The Art of Moral Management Paul Palmarozza and Chris Rees
Giving Voice to Values Mary Gentiles
How Institutions Think Mary Douglas
Leadership in the Headlines Andrew Hill
Managing Values and Beliefs in Organisations Tom McEwan
Maverick! The success story behind the world’s most unusual workplace Ricardo Semler
Money: The Unauthorised Biography Felix Martin
Playing the long game: How to Save the West from Short-Termism Laurie Fitzjohn-Sykes
Prosperity Without Growth: Economics for a Finite Planet Tim Jackson
Purpose – The Starting Point of Great Companies Nikos Mourkoyiannis
Quaker Capitalism – Lessons for Today Richard Turnbull
Reinventing Organizations Frederic Laloux
Return on Character Fred Kiel
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind Yuval Noah Harari
Small is Beautiful E. F. Schumacher
The Advantage: Why organisational health trumps everything else in business Patrick Lencioni
The Power of Ethical Management Kenneth Blanchard and Dr Norman Peale
The Values-Driven Organization Richard Barrett
The World Beyond Your Head Matthew Crawford
Thinking, Fast and Slow Daniel Kahneman
What is Good? The Search for the Best Way to Live Professor A. C. Grayling
All In: The Future of Business Leadership Chris Coulter, GlobeScan, Mark Lee ,SustainAbility and David Grayson, Cranfield School of Management
Purpose & Impact: How Executives are Creating Meaningful Second Careers Anita Hoffmann


Combining faith and CSR: a paradigm of corporate sustainability Loi Teck Hui
Creating Shared Value Michael E Porter and Mark R Kramer
How Great Companies Think Differently Rosabeth Moss Kanter
In Defense of the Shareholder Wealth Maximization Norm: A Reply to Professor Green Stephen M. Bainbridge
How Great Companies Think Differently Rosabeth Moss Kanter
Our Continuing Struggle with the Idea that For-Profit Corporations Seek Profit Leo E Strine
Spirituality for managers: context and critique Gerald F Cavanagh
Sustainability faith and the market Lloyd E Sandelands, Andrew Hoffman
The practical wisdom of Peter Drucker: roots in the Christian tradition Timo Meynhardt
Theory of the Firm: Managerial Behaviour, Agency Costs and
Ownership Structure
Michael C Jensen


Capitalism for the Long Term Dominic Barton
Communicating ethical values internally Katherine Bradshaw (IBE)
Incentives for banks to stray will persist John Gapper
Integrity – Without it Nothing Works Michael Jensen, Werner Erhard and Steve Zaffron
On a mission to transform global leaders Sarah Murray
Purposeful company Big Innovation Centre
Riding the wave to a new type of model Andrew Hill
The Social Responsibility of business is to increase its profits Milton Friedman


Capitalism for the Long Term Prophet Brands
Combining profit and purpose. A new dialogue on the role of business in society David Grayson, Melody McLaren, Nadine Exter and Charlotte Turner