Best business books 2008 – stop press

I should add that a late-breaking publication -

Grown Up Digital – how the net generation is changing your world

by Don Tapscott, McGraw-Hill, US$27.95, £15.99, 368 pages

is a terrific new book by the author of Wikinomics.

Tapscott explains in great detail why members of Generation Y (he calls them the “net generation”) act and respond in the way they do. They think differently. They are “bathed in bits”, he says. They are “digital natives”, not “digital immigrants”. Thought-provoking. (Full review to be published in the FT on 11.11.08.)



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Stefan Stern writes a column on Tuesdays on management. He is winner of the 2010 Towers Watson award for excellence in HR journalism, and has previously won awards from the Work Foundation and the Management Consultancies Association.

Ravi Mattu is the editor of Business Life, the FT's management features section, and a former editor of the Mastering Management series. He joined the FT in 2000 from Prospect magazine

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