How to Successfully Lead Through a Crisis

4 ways to succeed in times of crisis

How to Successfully Lead Through a Crisis

Anyone can lead in times of peace and when the operations of the organization are running efficiently. It’s easier to come to work and lead during times of peace. It’s a completely different story during times of crisis. In those turbulent times a leader has to step up and lead the team through the undesirable […]

The Four Types of Influence

Which type of influence do you have?


Successful leaders have the right kind of influence. Influence is defined as, “The capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something, or the effect itself.” Every interaction, conversation, reaction, attitude, and action you have has the potential to influence other people. There are four main types of influence. […]

Today’s Challenge: Compromise

When should I compromise?


This is a guest post by Mark Miller. Mark is the best-selling author of 6 books, an in-demand speaker and an executive at Chick-fil-A. His latest book, Leaders Made Here, describes how to nurture leaders throughout the organization, from the front lines to the executive ranks and outlines a clear and replicable approach to creating the […]

Four Places to Connect and Network with other Leaders (Pt. 2)

Where to find other leaders


You should intentionally take the time to connect and network with other leaders. There are several benefits from being around other leaders. In part one of Four Places to Connect and Network with other Leaders the first two places were at conferences and work. Here are two more places: 3. Meet ups and clubs The […]

Lead Yourself First

How To Lead Better By Leading Yourself


This is a guest post by Larry D. Shankle. Larry is a pastor, author, and blogger who has a desire to raise, build, and encourage people. He helps people build their faith, increase their influence, and find their purpose in life. Larry has served in church leadership roles for over two decades and currently serves […]

Four Places to Connect and Network with other Leaders (Pt. 1)

Where to find other leaders


In The Benefits of Connecting and Networking with other Leaders we discussed these benefits of being around other leaders: Growth opportunities, gaining new contacts, being refreshed, and promoting yourself (click here to read the post). Reading those benefits will show you the value of taking time to connect and network with other leaders. I recommend […]

The Three Top Priorities of a Great Church Leader

My guest post

Today I’m privileged to guest post on Joseph Lalonde’s leadership blog. Check out the post by clicking here. Here is the introduction of the post: Time is a valuable asset. There are not enough hours in the day for a church leader to achieve everything they could do. Some of the things leaders spend their […]

20 Presidential Leadership Quotes


Today is Presidents day in America. Below are 20 presidential leadership quotes that will inspire you and help you to be a better leader. Enjoy. “Leadership: the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” ~Dwight D. Eisenhower “Associate yourself with men of good quality if you […]