Wisdom, Advice and Patience

Wisdom, Advice and Patience This past February, my coach gave me some advice that, though I hated to hear, I needed. You see, we had just implemented our new board, and we committed to being aggressive on hiring new staff. Of course, I was ready to blow the doors out of the water in 2013. […]

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10 Things I’m Learning

Some things I’m learning… Sometimes, in order to go forward you have to go backwards. Proper communication is vital. Too often we rush communications, and when we do that we create confusion and chaos. Leaders will always take the shots. Be prepared, stay humble and move forward. If someone is not criticizing you, then you’re […]

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A Leadership Mistake

I just got back from a presentation for HELP. I was reflecting a bit on my walk from the presentation to Morning Times and I realized how much I enjoyed sharing our vision for HELP, how we want to rescue and restore orphans and help the local leader do development work which will improve their […]

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Why is God Silent?

I just read Mark Batterson post where he quotes Andy Stanley. Andy Stanley shared some priceless thoughts on certainty in his session at Catalyst West. He said, “The more leadership you assume the less certainty and more complexity you’ll experience.” Andy just says it like it is: “I will always be uncertain. I am certain […]

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You have to Ask

Whenever you’re trying to gather support for a vision or project, that usually requires creating a team of people and supporters. Of course that is not easy to do, as must folks are stretched pretty thin. On top of that, there are many amazing organizations that do what you do, but better.  When I was in corporate sales, whenever […]

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