A few things about you

  I want you to feel really good about who you are. About all the great things that you do! Acknowledge all the great gifts and talents God has placed in your life and realize what a gift you are to the world around you. Remember you are one of a kind,  You are the…

6 Things You Don’t Owe Your Boss—Travis Bradberry

We need to establish boundaries between our personal and professional lives. When we don’t, our work, our health, and our personal lives suffer. Responding to emails during off-work hours isn’t the only area in which you need to set boundaries. You need to make the critical distinction between what belongs to your employer and what belongs…

Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes

MLK Day, here are some my favorite Martin Luther King Jr. quotes. “I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.’ “Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend.” “I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That…

7 Effective Ways to Make Others Feel Important 

7 Effective Ways to Make Others Feel Important 1. Use their name. 2. Express sincere gratitude. 3. Do more listening than talking. Attention is at times the best gift we give to others 4. Talk more about them than about you. 5. Be authentically interested. Be present. 6. Be sincere in your praise. 7. Show…

Three Types of Mentors Every Person Needs-John C Maxwell

A self-made leader doesn’t make much. I first wrote that statement in 2008, in my book, Leadership Gold. Eight years later, I still believe it. After all, I’m not a self-made man. It took a lot of people investing in me to get me where I am today. You may wonder: Who helped you, John?…

God knows your value

God knows your value; He sees your potential. You may not understand everything you are going through right now. But hold your head up high, knowing that God is in control and he has a great plan and purpose for your life. Your dreams may not have turned out exactly as you’d hoped, but the…

Feedback – Why it matters in today’s leadership.

It is not what gets ranked, it’s what gets thanked. Feedback is all of the information about you. Feedback is how leaders get the best out of their people and how people get the best out of their leaders. In any exchange between the giver and receiver, the receiver is who is in charge. Feedback…

Why Branding Matters in your Church and Organization.

What do you think of when you think branding? Logos? A set of colors? A tagline?  All of these can play a key role in the development of the branding of an organization or church. They each play a role in connecting with the head of your audience. However, I believe there is one aspect of branding that…