6 rules to consider for guiding your career

" What 6 rules should be guiding your career?" is an interesting article by Eric Barker. While these may or may not be the best guides for your career, they do provoke some healthy thinking in my opinion. Here are the concepts he takes from Daniel Pink: Six simply-stated concepts:   1. There is no plan. … Continue reading 6 rules to consider for guiding your career

it’s your choice to make – what do you choose?

Good Friday morning to you. Still a bit nippy here. It was a minus 11 earlier this morning. A simple thought today. At Ambassador, we talk a lot about mindsets or attitudes. Four of the mindsets we feel are especially important are: 1. Trust 2. Dependency (on God and others) 3. Growth 4. Humility We … Continue reading it’s your choice to make – what do you choose?

you will be accountable for your leadership

"I'm always reading about leadership. It is my chosen profession. It's how I serve people, how I add value to my organization, and how I impact the world. I know that someday I will be accountable for my leadership" (emphasis added) - Ken Blanchard in Great Leaders Grow.

a career worth having

Good morning! It is another beautiful morning, but the days are starting to shorten and they are a tad cooler here in NE Indiana. While I look forward to the fall, I am not so sure about what follows! I will be in Texas this weekend, so I will get a good dose of heat … Continue reading a career worth having

a seeker of knowledge and wisdom

Good Friday morning to you! Think about the following for a few minutes: "Incline your ear, and hear the words of the wise, . . ." - Proverbs 22:17 "Apply your heart to instruction and your ear to words of knowledge." - Proverbs 23:12 ". . . with those who take advice is wisdom." - Proverbs 12:10 … Continue reading a seeker of knowledge and wisdom

when life happens – are you accountable or unaccountable?

Good Monday morning to you! Another beautiful weekend, plus we had some visitors from down South who had visited at Life Action Ministries this past week, so it was a very nice time. I mentioned a book last week that I have been reading - The One Thing. One of the arresting statements in there … Continue reading when life happens – are you accountable or unaccountable?

Improving Your Emotional Intelligence (EQ)

Good morning. We are blessed today to have some old friends from Mississippi visiting with us last night and this morning. Friends are a blessing from the Lord! Most of us desire to improve our emotional intelligence (EQ) as we know that it is important. At my work, it is considered a critical skill. In … Continue reading Improving Your Emotional Intelligence (EQ)

Business Model You

Good Friday morning to you! I hope you have a great end to your week. In the past I have posted about the Business Model Canvas which is a one-page tool for developing your business model. That tool has also been adapted into the Business Model You which is a great tool for drawing your own … Continue reading Business Model You