Punishment vs Discipline

Parenting is the hardest job on the planet…especially when our kids misbehave. We have to walk that tightrope of Punishment vs. Discipline when our kids require a consequence for something they have done. We want them to experience the effect of their behavior but in a way that coaches and corrects them. Punishment is intended … Continue reading Punishment vs Discipline

Shortcuts Lead To A Long Road

Taking shortcuts in life comes with a price. Sure, cutting corners may bring about short term gain but they always result in long term pain. Hard work, sacrifice, and discipline all take time and effort to develop. There is no substitute for preparation and execution when it comes to accomplishing your goals and being successful. … Continue reading Shortcuts Lead To A Long Road

4 Steps To Lead Anything

Here is a 4 Step approach for leading just about anything. They are required whether you’re pastoring a church, leading a ministry, head over a department, or running a company. Step 1: Lead yourself Organizational leadership begins with personal leadership. As you lead yourself, you build credibility. The key to leading yourself is discipline. Step … Continue reading 4 Steps To Lead Anything

Leading Others begins with Leading Yourself

The ability to lead others begins with the ability to lead yourself. The truth of the matter is that if you cannot lead yourself...you are simply not qualified to lead others. You can’t expect people to follow you if you don’t have the capacity to lead yourself. People quickly lose respect for leaders that are … Continue reading Leading Others begins with Leading Yourself