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12 Minutes A Day That Can Change A Leader’s Life

Are you searching for the missing link or silver bullet that could unlock the creativity or new ideas that could take your organization to higher levels?  Ron Alexander, author of Wise Mind, Open Mind, may have found the answer. Alexander has a therapy and coaching practice that works with creative clients such as Disney.  He asks […]

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Why These People Are The Best At What They Do

I love Apex Leaders, those who are the best at what they do.  The following are 2011 championship performers in various areas of the sports world.  Their insights are applicable to anyone wanting to lead a great organization: June 27th Sports Illustrated People Skills – Nick Faldo says of U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy, “(He […]

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23 Quotes That Pastors And Church Leaders Need To Hear From The World’s Most Creative People Part 2

Yesterday I wrote 20 Quotes That Pastors And Church Leaders Need To Hear From The World’s Most Creative People Part 1.  To read those quotes from Fast Company magazine’s Top 100 Most Creative People In Business click here.  The following are additional insights for you to think about incorporating into your ministry plans: Relevancy – “I’ve submerged myself in […]

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20 Quotes That Pastors And Church Leaders Need To Hear From The World’s Most Creative People Part 1

Leadership paradigms are dramatically changing, especially at the church level.  These changes are causing me to look at leadership differently.  Some of the things that are shaping my thoughts come from the June 2011 edition of Fast Company magazine which features their list of the Top 100 Most Creative People In Business.  The following are quotes and leadership principles I […]

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The Leadership of Dirk Nowitski: 11 Quotes and Principles All Leaders Can Learn From

The Dallas Mavericks are one win away from the NBA championship.  They are an interesting team from a leadership perspective.  Jason Kidd is commonly seen as the team’s leader.  Tyson Chandler is viewed as its emotional heartbeat.  But Dirk Nowitski is clearly the team’s best player and MVP.  He is a great leader as well.  Dirk is not the classic […]

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3 Tips To Developing NextGen Talent

Do you find it difficult to lead young talent?  This generation certainly thinks, acts, and approaches life differently than we did just 10 years ago.  This often poses problems for those in leadership. However, we know that this generation has amazing energy, vision, passion, and creativity.  So how do we harness this amazing potential into our teams and organizations in […]

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What Your Team Needs You As A Leader To Give Them

“I have complexity.  I need simplicity.” I heard a leader say today. Life can become very complicated.  We are constantly bombarded with information.  Technology is changing at a pace that very few can keep up with. Relationships are always challenging. I struggle with balancing work, parenting, being a husband, recreation, responsibilities, church life, aging parents, […]

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