Mar 22, 2013

Wisdom at Work: Introducing the YP Coaches

In February, The High Calling launched its first new channel in over two years. With a long-standing emphasis on work and faith—and how the one should inform the other in every vocational pursuit, from parenting to claims adjusting—we sensed the need to expand our message to those just entering the...Read more +
Mar 21, 2013

"How Do You Earn the Trust of Your Employees?" - J. B. Wood

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"How do You Earn the Trust of Your Employees?" - J. B. Wood
So much of the "calling" aspect of our work consists in simply seeing people as people—not numbers, or performance statistics, or problems to be solved.Read more +
Mar 21, 2013

Five Questions to Ask When Work and Morals Collide

“People are bored and aimless, just waiting to be distracted, and by capturing their attention with games, you can effectively market products to them… ” An enthusiastic marketing professional wrote that in an article I’d been reading as part of my research for a client. The thought crossed my mind,...Read more +
Mar 21, 2013

Maintain Motivation When Your Dreams are Epic

In a Fast Company article, seven tech leaders share their personal stories about surviving grueling hours, overcoming the challenges that others have found insurmountable, and achieving what others have failed to do.
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Mar 20, 2013

Teacher Takes the "Dis" Out of Disability

Take one feisty young woman with a vision problem, add parents who encourage her to dream big, and what do you get? Diane Mackay, an educator with a huge heart for disabled students--and a lifelong dedication to making sure that they understand and embrace the real world. She is the...
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Mar 20, 2013

Webinar: Does My Work Matter to God? One Businessman's Story

Have you ever felt like what you do the majority of the week at work doesn’t matter to God? In an upcoming free webinar, THC friend, businessman and Institue for Faith, Work, and Economics Executive Director Hugh Whelchel will share his personal story--and five key points to understanding the deep,...
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Mar 18, 2013

The High Calling of a School Bus Driver

I recently read about a bus driver who is making a difference in this world. Lori Heyd , over at Lori’s Prayer Closet has a friend who drives a school bus. “Elaine doesn’t just ‘do a job’,” Lori wrote. “She changes the environment where she works for the better. She...
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