Essentialism: Silencing The Critic

I’m doing a five-part series for nonprofit/social good leaders (but really for anyone!), based on the book Essentialism. Catch up with Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3.  Hopefully, you have ordered the book by now. You’ve begun to dismantle the yes bomb, which means you have more time and energy to do better work. You’re well […]

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Egypt, Persecution and Love

  Egypt, Persecution and Love For Christmas, my wife and I gifted my daughters a quick trip to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando. As we were driving back yesterday, I saw the news of ISIS killing 21 Egyptian Christians. I spent a week with Egyptian church leaders in 2008, so this news […]

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Building Something Beautiful

For Such a Time as This What do I do? This is a question I often get asked. Are you primarily a speaker? A writer? An activist? No, I’m not any of these, though I am involved in all of them. My primary role is to build. I’m building Help One Now. Sometimes, building requires […]

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The Dark Side of Building a Platform

This is part four in the series entitled, “Why You Need a Platform.” Go here to read Part One, Two and Three. The Dark Side of Building a Platform Social media can kill your soul if you are not careful. Obsession with the number of fans, followers and subscribers you have can become addicting. But, […]

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