What Successful People Do the LAST Hour of Their Work Day

Fast Company recently posted an article that created a mini online “buzz” because of its practical relevance. The piece was simply titled “What Successful People Do the First Hour of Their Work Day” and outlined 6 activities that can help maximize your day. In response to this outstanding post I believe there are also a…

Re-post When It’s Okay to Punt a Core Value

Take out a copy of your team’s core values. You know the one I mean. It’s either filed away in a folder called “Documents”, or perhaps it’s in that binder labeled “2007 Off-site Retreat”. It’s possible that it’s framed and posted on the wall in your staff coffee room. I’ll give you a minute while…

When It’s Okay to Punt a Core Value

Take out a copy of your team’s core values. You know the one I mean. It’s either filed away in a folder called “Documents”, or perhaps it’s in that binder labeled “2007 Off-site Retreat”. It’s possible that it’s framed and posted on the wall in your staff coffee room. I’ll give you a minute while…

How is your Pastor Doing, Really?

Chances are, if your church board functions like most, part of your mandate is to ensure the care, support and accountability of your lead pastor. And chances are, if your church board functions like most, this vital function often gets overlooked. Because let’s face it, this crucial role played by board members can often be…