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Three Qualities to Look for in New Hires

Your company culture depends on the quality of people you hire. When building your team, it’s important to look for soft skills. In the hiring process, gauge the candidates’ emotional intelligence. You want to hire people who can avoid unnecessary … Read more

COVID-19 Provides Strategic Branding Opportunities

The other day I interviewed a CEO for a book I am writing. During our conversation, he told me his company did some research 10 years ago about what differentiated them from their competition. What did their customers tell them? … Read more

How Will You Change You in 2019?

As you think through what you want to do differently in the coming year, it’s important to think through how you will change you in 2019. You can’t change your circumstances until you change yourself first. Doing the same thing … Read more

Dedication Starts with These Five Words

When Noah started building the ark that God told him to build, it was a daunting task. Noah persevered with extraordinary dedication to accomplish a purpose that was beyond the scope of credibility. During that time, Noah would have likely … Read more

26 Character Traits You Want to Develop

I recently came across a Bible study I had done more than 20 years into character traits of elders and deacons. My study showed what the Lord would require of those who aspired to those offices. At the time I did … Read more

Why Intentional Thinking Is Key to Your Spiritual Health

The source of your spiritual health is your thoughts. The thoughts that enter your head will either lift you up or bring you down. So the key to your spiritual health is intentional thinking. Many people do not consider their … Read more

The Three Parts of Business Leadership Integrity

Integrity is important for your leadership. It is important for you to be the same person all the time, especially if you are running a business. The people in your charge are relying on you to display the kind of … Read more

Why Your Work Matters to God

Is God interested in what you do for a living? Or do you think God thinks your work matters? Does God care if you trade stocks, lay tile, or raise cattle? Does God bother with such mundane things? Or does … Read more

How Your Team Can Play at Their Full Potential

How much productivity is lost when workers are not inspired to work to their full potential—because they don’t see others on the team working to their full potential? Teams can regain this lost productivity.  But managers must first inspire everyone … Read more

How to Handle the Pressure in Your Life

We will all have to deal with pressure in our lives.  That’s a fact.  But how we handle it will make the difference. God has things He wants to teach us through what we go through.  And these lessons pertain … Read more