What has inspired you to be a better leader?

07/15/2010

In this section, we highlight one of your favorite books, culled from suggestions that SmartBrief on Leadership readers share with us.

Today's recommendation is "Becoming ATHENA: Eight Principles of Enlightened Leadership," by Martha Mayhood Mertz, submitted by Mary Schnack, with this endorsement:

This inspirational book focuses on the importance of a balance in leadership and how women lead -- reaching out to mentor, giving back to their communities and collaborating with others, all while staying authentic and true to themselves.

What book would you recommend? How has it inspired you?

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