At BetaCodex Publishing, we believe that business books can be imaginative. Beautiful. Artsy. Thrilling. Illuminating. Humorous. Fun. Which is why we got into making these books ourselves.
BetaCodex Publishing pioneers practical, contemporary organizational theory. Our books are unlike most others. They are incredibly to the point. Visualized and fully colored. Inspiring. Featuring cutting-edge insight. And we strive to make them enormously entertaining. In short: We want to make books that deserve to be called "cool". Readers of our first book, Organize for Complexity, published in 2014, gave us a big thumbs up for our approach. We took that as a call to action!
Before Silke and Niels started taking their publishing business in English into their own hands, however, what they heard from publishers and agents was usually this: "This kind of book will never work. Publishers will not buy it, nor will readers!" Turns out that the very same things that could supposedly never work got done sooner or later, and successfully so.
If you are an author yourself, you will know how frustrating the business book market can be. The market is full of self-defying beliefs that cripple innovative content,
book design and marketing approaches. Deep-rooted myths and dogmas inhibit fresh formats, and make conceiving cool books and
formats hars, or even impossible. With BetaCodex Publishing, we want to overcome those barriers.
Here is what we attempt to do:
That is the power of BetaCodex Publishing. We want to push the boundaries of the business book much, much further out.
Vol. X: Beyond Budgeting, Better Budgeting - Niels Pflaeging (German only) - 2011
Vol. 1: Organize for Complexity - Niels Pflaeging - 2014 - now in its 4th edition
Vol. 2: OpenSpace Beta - Silke Hermann & Niels Pflaeging - 2018
Vol. 4: Essays on Beta, Vol. 1 - Niels Pflaeging - 2020
Vol. 3: Complexitools - Niels Pflaeging & Silke Hermann - 2020 (forthcoming)
"At a very reasonable price, every company should just buy several copies, read them, and see how they can implement these ideas." Harold Jarche
"In Pflaegings book, the network organization gains contour. All that is beautifully visualized. In short, Niels Pflaeging shows how to build the New Organization, encouraging us to begin building it. It´s the agenda 2014, if you will." changeX
"Very inspiring, highly likable format. This book is fun!"
"To me, even after this brief period, the book has become a frequently consulted source informing my work".
"A book that comes handy, easy to read, but without being fuzzy or unprecise. It presents a credible big picture of contemporary Organizational Development. "
5-star rating on Amazon.de.
Get in touch for more on BetaCodex Publishing, Red42, Silke and Niels: contact@RedForty2.com