Aug 14, 2014

"As a Manager, How Do You Interact With Your Employees?" — J. B. Wood

"As a Manager, How do You Interact With Your Employees?" - JB Wood
It's very easy to forget that our team and the people reporting to us and working for us are just that . . . they're people. And people—I don't care who you are—deep down they want to be acknowledged, they want to be appreciated.Read more +
Aug 12, 2014

"How Do You Effectively Develop Your Employees?" - Boyd Clarke

"How Do You Effectively Develop Your Employees?" - Boyd Clarke
One of the things that I have valued more than anything else, as an attribute of a manager, is transparency. It's the desire to be open, not to have hidden agendas, but to able to deal with people in a straight forward a manner as is possible.Read more +
Aug 5, 2014

"How Has Your Work Ethic Changed Over the Years?" - Boyd Clarke

"How Has Your Work Ethic Changed Over the Years?" - Boyd Clarke
We live in a culture that tends to value youth, energy, and new ideas. There's not necessarily anything wrong with this, provided we don't forget the value of experience.Read more +
Jul 24, 2014

"How Does God View the Bottom Line?" - Boyd Clarke

"How Does God View the Bottom Line?" - Boyd Clarke
It's not my money. It's somebody else's money that I am called to manage in their interest. In our modern work environment, we call that being a fiduciary. I have to understand that the money I am managing is not mine; it's the shareholders.Read more +
Jul 22, 2014

"Does Being Selfless Mean We Can't Be Successful?" - J. B. Wood

"If We Are Supposed to Be Selfless, Should We Still Strive for a Successful Career?" - J. B. Wood
I think most people embarking on careers in the market place, in the professional world, are fed or kind of come from this assumption that, "It's all about me."Read more +
Jun 19, 2014

"What Does It Take to Be a Manager?" - Boyd Clarke

"What Does it Take to be a Manager?" - Boyd Clarke
The essence of business is understanding how to balance; you have a responsibility to your customers, to your employees, and to your investors, and there's often a tension between those. It's managing that tension that is the core of management.Read more +
Jun 4, 2014

"What Kind of Change Should We Strive for in Our Communities?" - Andy Crouch

"What Kind of Change Should We Strive for in Our Communities?" - Andy Crouch
In the movies, when a comet is about to impact the planet, the whole world mobilizes to prevent that from happening . . . because cultures actually resists impact very effectively.Read more +
May 19, 2014

"Why Should I Observe the Sabbath?" - Andy Crouch

"Why Should I Observe the Sabbath?" - Andy Crouch
Of the Ten Commandments, the longest commandment is the one that begins, "Remember the Sabbath and keep it holy."Read more +

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