Quotebook: Change

Isn’t this is a great line? "Change is the law of life and those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future."  John F. Kennedy If you’re not receiving John Maxwell’s Leadership Wired you’re

Drucker and Decisive Action

Got an wrinkle in your structure or strategy that just isn’t right?  We’re working through 7 Practices of Effective Ministry right now and I’m specifically thinking about practice #2, Think Steps, Not Programs.  The idea is to determine that each

Postponing the Future

All of us have been in discussions that were clearly about the future…but we just couldn’t shake loose from the one person locked in the present.  Or even worse, still in the past.  If you haven’t picked up a copy

Testing Long-Held Assumptions

So you’ve been running your organization a certain way successfully for a long time but you’re wondering whether tweaking a single element might make a difference in your performance.  Do you dare test your assumption?  Or do you play it