Leadership


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Relationships are work, they are an investment. This means they take time to build, effort to grow, and protection to thrive. It’s funny how we look at our jobs, schooling, a career, or the pursuit of a dream as needing intentional effort, but assume our relationships will just happen. No […]

Relationships Are Work… And Worth It






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That’ right. Sometimes you need to encourage yourself. Sometimes you need to pick yourself up from your boot straps. Walk yourself over to the mirror. Look yourself dead in the eyes. And authoritatively declare to yourself, “You are not giving up. You are a victor!” Trials, struggles, weakness, the temptation […]

Sometimes You Need to Encourage Yourself


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Assumption can either be a destructive or positive thing. I try to shoot to allow it to be a postivie thing by assuming the best. How about you? When there is lack of communication between you and someone else what do you assume? If your boss, spouse or friend doesn’t […]

Assumptions: Do They Help or Destroy?



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Leaders, if the team does not weigh in it is highly unlikely the team will buy in. Most people will not submit, commit, or fully contribute until they have the invitation to engage their heart in the vision. The invitation is not the command to carry out the vision or […]

The Invitation: Inviting Your Team Into The Process







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I love it when people say, “I’m praying for patience.” It always makes me laugh. Not because it is not needed, but because I know it is needed. But, the only thing about continually praying about patience is when you’re praying for something you usually are not actively participating in […]

Patience Is A Choice Not Something You Pray For