I love the spirit of this video. I linked to it 3 years ago. Still one of the most popular pages here at StrategyCentral.
Are you a leader? Are you the leader? If you are, you need to be listening to Andy Stanley's Leadership Podcast. In his most recent talk, Stanley talked about the importance of being a listener and what listening has to
Everyone has a core message. Sometimes it's a very faint bleating sound. Other times it's like U2 belting out Pride (In the name of love). But…everyone has a core message. Mine, at least in part, is the reality of the
In January of 2008 the news came out that Gene Appel had left Willow Creek. An earlier post I had written on the A2 conference came up very high in any search for news about Gene. I edited the original
Whether you're a beer enthusiast or not…you need to watch this video. Not to spoil the experience, let me suggest that you listen for passion, sense of purpose, vision and mission. Can you talk this way about what you do?
Always look forward to reading the latest from Bill Taylor over at the Mavericks at Work blog. He's got a great post today contrasting the leadership styles of Connecticut's Jim Calhoun and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center's CEO, Paul Levy.
Mission statements get some deserved criticism. Only a few really drive organizations. Most are simply wishful thinking and a collection of borrowed concepts. And then you trip discover the power of one that is a direct hit. An example of
If you haven't added Andy Stanley's Leadership Podcast to your development program you are missing a great resource. To date he's covered: Assumptions Mutual Submission Trust vs. Suspicion High Performance Teams Systems These short podcasts (25 to 30 minutes) are
Kent scooped us again. For a look at the 15 largest churches in America, check out his post. Fascinating to see the changes in a year. In the list he also tracks their ranking in 06 and 07.
I have certain tapes, CDs, podcasts, etc. that I must listen to periodically in order to stay on the right path strategically. I found a new one last week and it is rattling my cage. If you’re in this business