As a Leader, Your Words Matter

As a Leader, Your Words Matter

AS A LEADER, YOUR WORDS MATTER LEADERSHIP ENDURANCE   It was a mess. The whole thing was just a big mound of mess. In just thirty days, General Ulysses Grant had lost 50,000 men. Imagine that—50,000 men are dead under your leadership. The Union wasn’t advancing...
Learning from Explorer Ernest Shackleton’s Example

Learning from Explorer Ernest Shackleton’s Example

LEARNING FROM EXPLORER ERNEST SHACKLETON’S EXAMPLE LEADERSHIP ENDURANCE   Editor’s Note: Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton (1874-1922) was an Irish Antarctic explorer who led three British expeditions to the Antarctic. In attempting the Imperial Trans-Antarctic...
The Truth About “Faith over Fear”

The Truth About “Faith over Fear”

The truth about faith over fear LEADERSHIP ENDURANCE   There’s a phrase that I’m weary of hearing… The phrase is “faith over fear.” We’re misapplying the truths of this phrase.  What should it mean? I no longer fear the wrath of God because of the faith...
4 Steps Forward to Survive the Pandemic

4 Steps Forward to Survive the Pandemic

4 Steps Forward to Survive the Pandemic LEADERSHIP ENDURANCE   Well folks, here we are.     There’s a dumpster fire, another one over there and then look…a new one is starting up behind you.  As I scroll Facebook and Twitter, it appears we’re debating...
Navigating Crisis: Five Things You Must Do Now

Navigating Crisis: Five Things You Must Do Now

NAVIGATING CRISIS – 5 THINGS YOU MUST DO NOW LEADERSHIP ENDURANCE   Blankets were spread on the ground. Some brought wine and cheese. To make sure others knew their social class, many wore opera glasses. Families and groups of friends gathered around picnic...
Throw a Party

Throw a Party

Throw a Party ENDURING LEADERSHIP I’ve always struggled in math. Numbers and I…we’re not a good combo. By the sixth grade, I found myself in remedial math. In other words, I wasn’t progressing like the other students. A person was defined as “remedial” by the...