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Inspirational and Visioning

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects — www.ideaarchitects.org
  Mr. Cufaude is a consultant who does keynotes, workshops, and leadership conferences that promote learning and community.  He has a blog that you can sign up for on his home page; the blog offers strategies related to effective leadership.  For example, one blog discusses his favorite resources for effective facilitation and is available at www.ideaarchitects.org/2011/05/effective-facilitation-six-pack-of.html. (Recommended by Pamela Greenberg, Association for Behavioral Health and Wellness)
Harvard Business Review — http://hbr.org
  While the actual Harvard Business Review requires a subscription, there is a great deal of content available at no charge via email newsletters and its web site. Content covers a wide variety of leadership topics and ranges from quick tips to in-depth articles. From HBR's we bsite: "Filled with real-life examples, expert commentary, special offers, and more, our email newsletters will provide you with the tools you need to tackle the management challenges you face every day." Subscribe to free email newsletters from Harvard Business Review here. (Recommended by Clare Miller, Partnership for Workplace Mental Health, American Psychiatric Foundation)
Sacred Hoops: Spiritual Lessons of a Hardwood Warrior
  Authored by Phil Jackson and Hugh Delehanty and published in 1995. The lessons of how Phil Jackson coached basketball with compassion and spiritual principles.  It has great relevance for learning about team work and getting the best of those with whom you work.  Powerful and exciting. (Recommended by Leigh Steiner, Independent Consultant.)