The Simple Truth About Systems

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I recently had lunch with a friend who leads student ministries for a local humongo-church.  Leading a large ministry of this kind is no small task, with hundreds of students and therefore roughly 27,683,000 glands introducing themselves at any given moment.  That’s a lot of saliva, sweat and hormones to deal with.  In my opinion it requires a […]

Why Declaring Independence Does Not Guarantee Freedom

Leadership lessons from a post-1776 nation

leadership, business, freedom, leadership development

I recently ran into a friend who had taken the plunge about a year ago to start his own business.  Having worked in the corporate world for most of his 15-year career, he had grown weary of corporate bureaucracy, what he perceived to be management incompetence, and waning opportunity for advancement. What had been a dream […]