Cover image for Scrum : the art of doing twice the work in half the time : This is an application of lean to software development. Interestingly, it can be used in many different ways. I really liked it.
This style manual offers practical advice on improving writing skills. This 'little' book can help students communicate more effectively, showing them how to enliven their sentences, put statements in the positive form and write in a clear and simple style.
The Milkshake Moment: Overcoming Stupid Systems, Pointless Policies and Muddled Management to Realize Real Growth by Steven S. Little, http://www.amazon.com/dp/0470257466/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_Ndcjqb1F0CQE6