Outdated Leadership Practices

It's often been said that organizations don't fail, leaders do. And the reality is that as leaders we all have gaps. If our organizations, churches, and businesses are going to last the test of time and have the ability grow, develop, and change...we have to shift from the old paradigm of leadership to the new. I … Continue reading Outdated Leadership Practices

How do you measure success in ministry?

I have a confession to make...I like crowds. The bigger the better. I love the energy of a crowded room. There's nothing like looking across the sea of faces in the worship center at our church on Sunday morning when the room is jam-packed. I have a feeling I'm not the only leader that feels this … Continue reading How do you measure success in ministry?

Chess Not Checkers

I'm excited about the release of Mark Miller's new book, "Chess Not Checkers", this week. As the VP of Leadership Development for Chick-Fil-A, Mark knows what it means to be build a high performance organization. "Chess Not Checkers" is designed to help leaders elevate their game by taking a look at four key leadership principles: Bet on Leadership … Continue reading Chess Not Checkers

I’ve Been Demoted

This is a guest post from Mark Miller. Today is the release of the 10th anniversary edition of his book, The Secret. Make sure you pick up a copy this week. This post originally published on April 4, 2014 at http://www.greatleadersserve.org. I’VE BEEN DEMOTED! The career ladder our parents knew has been replaced with a climbing … Continue reading I’ve Been Demoted