Books

Nakedize publishes books through two imprints.

Essential Education

Nakedize Essential Education logoConcise educational books sold directly to consumers.

Clear Concise Compelling: How to write less and achieve more by Simon Hertnon
2006 First edition spiral-bound full-colour textbook ISBN 9780958278409
Strong Sustainability for New Zealand: Principles and scenarios by SANZ Inc
2009 First edition paperback ISBN 9780958278416

What’s next in our publishing pipeline?

Marsilio Press

Marsilio Press iconFiction and general non-fiction (with ‘a philosophy bent’) books sold directly, via bookshops, and via online partners (such as Amazon).

Learn more about Marsilio Press…

Our online book shop also stocks a small selection of highly recommended books, which we currently deliver only to New Zealand addresses. For international orders, please email info[at]nakedize.com for a postage quotation.

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1. Illuminate ValueEssentialism
The disciplined pursuit of less
by Greg McKeown
$34.99Book Depository
Amazon
2. Design SolutionsThe Fifth Discipline
The art and practice of the learning organisation
by Peter Senge
$59.99Book DepositorySystems
Thinking Fast and Slow
by Daniel Kahneman
$29.95Book DepositoryThinking
3. Design ChangeLeading from the Emerging Future
From ego-system to eco-system
by Otto Scharmer and Katrin Kaufer
$46.00Book DepositoryTransformation
Switch
How to change things when change is hard
by Chip and Dan Heath
$29.99Book DepositoryChange
4. Design InformationSimple1
Conquering the crisis of complexity
by Alan Siegel and Irene Etzkorn
$27.99Book DepositoryInformation
Clear, Concise, Compelling2
How to write less and achieve more
by Simon Hertnon
$44.99n/aWriting

1. Simple is also highly recommended for participants of the Improving Document Production course.
2. Clear, Concise, Compelling is the course book for the full-day Writing Essentials course.

Forthcoming Nakedize Essential Education titles

After a long hiatus, Nakedize has a full publishing schedule.

First up is the second edition of our flagship title, Clear, Concise, Compelling, which features updates, amendments, and 16 pages of new material.

Next is a short text introducing the concept of Optimal Knowledge Working.

In 2020 we will publish all six of the super-concise ‘Essentials’ series of professional development texts. These will initially be published as digital editions, and later combined into two printed text books.

Strategy topics: Systems Essentials, Transformation Essentials, Information Essentials
Skills topics: Thinking Essentials, Change Essentials, Writing Essentials

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The long-awaited business books Clarifying Transformation and The Price of Words are also being developed.