Mar 28, 2013

Can You Know God's Will for Your Job?

The other day my friend asked a rather blunt and personal question: “Do you think it is God’s will for you to be at the company you’re with right now?” What I wanted to say was, “Well, duh. I’m working there, aren’t I?” In other words, how else could I...Read more +
Mar 28, 2013

What’s the Right Job for a Bi-Vocational Pastor?

You’ve decided that bi-vocational ministry makes sense for you. But not all second jobs are created equal. Every person and situation is unique, so there's no objectively "perfect" job to recommend to everyone. Here are six considerations to keep in mind while choosing that second job. Leadership Journal.
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Mar 25, 2013

The Seven Habits of the Spectacularly Unsuccessful

The fall of great companies often comes as a surprise to shareholders and the public. But this writer has gone back to analyze some common traits of leadership. A lack of respect, poor character, few followers, blatant attention-seeking, excessive hype, reliance on past success. Read the whole article. Forbes.
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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

"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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