Apr 17, 2013

When "Leaning In" Isn't Enough

In the current bestseller Lean In , Sheryl Sandberg (COO of Facebook) tells her rise-to-the-top story while encouraging businesswomen to stop second-guessing and limiting themselves. She also urges women to form support groups, toot their own horns, and keep fear at bay. THC community member Diane Paddison knows a few...
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Apr 17, 2013

Leave Room for God's Surprises in Your Career Path

I once made a list of the best things that ever happened in my career, and I was responsible for almost none of them. Yes, I’ve worked hard to take advantage of opportunities. But the fact that the opportunities arrived at all had mostly little to do with me. There...Read more +
Apr 16, 2013

Because Every Woman's Work Is Sacred

Recently, I had the chance to catch up with my friend Susan DiMickele, mom, lawyer-extraordinaire, author, and all around superwoman :). You can read her words at her blog or in her newest book--hot off the press: Working Women of the Bible . (Read the entire conversation over at The Wellspring )
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Apr 14, 2013

Christian Leadership is about Being a Follower

In a culture that glorifies leaders, celebrities, and those who get ahead, it's not easy to be a follower. Jo Kadlecheck of Gordon College writes, "Following entails standing at an intersection of roads and focusing on the guide beckoning you toward him. Each step, then, requires you to give up...
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Apr 12, 2013

"How Do We Know Our Calling in the Workplace?" - J. B. Wood

"How Do We Know Our Calling in the Workplace?" - J. B. Wood
Our careers often take unexpected turns that lead to places we never thought we could go, but may take us exactly where we're supposed to be.Read more +
Apr 12, 2013

Six Ways to Honor College Graduates

College graduation is just around the bend. For many of the students who attended your church services or campus ministry during the university years, their new jobs will call for a goodbye. Now is the perfect time to commission them into their careers. TheHighCalling.org recently launched a Young Professionals channel...Read more +
Apr 12, 2013

The Worse Thing About Leading

You’ve poured your time and energy into giving someone the best of yourself. You’ve encouraged someone who has so much potential, only to see them “throw it away.” This is the worst thing about leadership. Knowing I’ve poured into someone and they just didn’t get it. But true influence will...
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Apr 11, 2013

God, Work, People, and the Church

With this motion graphic slideshow, Rob Murray draws from pop culture, experts in the field, and great books about faith and work to flesh out a theology of work. Rob is the founder of Firehouse Talent Agency and is pursuing the Master of Arts in Social and Civic Entrepreneurship at...Read more +

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