On being Exceptional:
99 Cows by Seth Godin–This was published by Mr. Godin in 2003, so some of the info and links are a bit dated, but it’s still a cool collection of companies and ideas that are/were remarkable (a.k.a. “exceptional).
On getting Unstuck:
UNSTUCK by Terry Hadaway–A 6-Day exercise to challenge your thinking and assumptions and help you look at your circumstances differently to help you change them.