Category Archives: Leadership

What is leadership?

Read a hundred books on leadership, and you’ll probably find almost that many different answers to the question, “What is leadership?” One of my favorites comes from one of my favorite books on leadership, The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership: Follow … Continue reading

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How Much Do You Notice?

The best leaders see what others miss. They not only see the things that are happening; they also see why those things are happening the way they are. Such insight makes it possible for them to march through life with … Continue reading

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Winning with People

I occasionally speak to groups of pastors and leaders of smaller churches. One of the things I tell them is that if they are not good working with people they will not be successful in a smaller church. In the … Continue reading

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You get done what you spend time doing

I returned to school at the age of  35 when I enrolled in a Bible college. One of my professors that first semester often made a statement that has remained with me for 35 years: You get done what you … Continue reading

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The Most Important Element in Relationships

I’ve now been in ministry for 37 years and have owned and operated a business for about half that time. I learned a long time ago that if one is not a people person he or she will not be … Continue reading

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Don’t get your small business padlocked over taxes.

In a recent post I shared an item or two from my e-book Mistakes: Avoiding the Wrong Decisions That Will Close Your Small Business. This book was written to help the reader avoid the kinds of simple mistakes I made … Continue reading

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Do You Have a Personal Growth Plan?

Last night I watched a You Tube video of John Maxwell teaching on being intentional about personal growth. He was using material from one of his books, The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth: Live Them and Reach Your Potential. This is … Continue reading

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