8 leadership books to read in 2015

How to Fly a Horse by Kevin Ashton

Author Kevin Ashton dissects prominent inventions and innovations, pulling lessons from how creators -- who he says were ordinary -- approached what they did and wound up making important breakthroughs. Available January 20.

By Erin Carson

Erin Carson is a Staff Reporter for CNET and a former Multimedia Editor for TechRepublic.