I love The Mission Paradox Blog. The writer gives many interesting ideas to rub up against if you are in the arts. They often have “real world” relevance too (because arts are not the real world?).
Here is an excerpt from one entry I just read:
One of the most difficult jobs you’ll have as you build an artistic career is learning how tell the difference between connections, conversations and actions that really make a difference . . . and noise.
Certainly relevant to the world of arts organizations, but also relevant to everything else I do. The different because connections and noise.
I love when I really need to read something and it is right there on my blog reader (or sometimes in real life – because blogs are not real life).
This is real life: