Four Essential Steps to Living Faithfully Finishing Faithfully 1.0 Twenty-five years ago, our family had the opportunity to help with the launching of a Christian school in our city. Like most of the families involved, we had little personal experience in such a start-up endeavor. However, the more we learned about the advantages of
Exercise Personal Power Fall In Love With Your Future 8.0 We give up personal power when we worry about popular opinion, let other people speak for us, or tell ourselves that others have more right to their preferences than we do. When we hold one of these attitudes, we subtly give those in the
Don’t Let Disaster Keep You Down Fall In Love With Your Future 7.0 Someone once made the point that it’s a bad idea to become accustomed to good luck. Risk of disaster is part of life. A child dies as a result of e-coli infected water at an amusement park. An earthquake wipes our
How to Deal With a Difficult Leader Career With A Purpose 14.0 So you have found a job you love. It fits your gifts, fuels your passion, and even meets your budgetary needs. That’s great! But nothing in life is perfect. And for some people the less than perfect issue could be a boss
Enjoy the Rewards of Planning Fall In Love With Your Future 6.0 The story is told of a young man who decided to climb the ladder of success. He put in long hours, sacrificed Saturdays with his family, and eventually inched his way up to the top rung on the corporate ladder—only to find
Think “Feedback,” Not “Failure” Fall In Love With Your Future 5.0 The only people who never fail are those in cemeteries. It’s not what happens in life that brings failure or success. It’s how we perceive our circumstances and what we do about them. Noted motivational speaker, Anthony Robbins, says “Winners, leaders, and masters
Stretch Yourself Now to Soar Later Fall In Love With Your Future 4.0 Ours is a dynamic culture. Information, equipment, and career demands seem to change constantly. As a result, corporate leaders say the most important credentials men and women today can have for employment are personal resilience and a zeal for life-long learning.
Look Where You Want to Go Fall In Love With Your Future 3.0 What sets apart those who have an exciting future from those who are barely getting by? Men and women who have fallen in love with their future have discovered a profound principle. It’s simply to choose a good plan and focus
Develop a Vision that Fits You Fall In Love With Your Future 2.0 Looking at the future with new eyes can be intimidating. It might lead someone to reevaluate a career that has brought success but no joy. Or prompt another to pursue more training. However, reevaluation can lead to change and therefore risk.
Make a Difference Fall In Love With Your Future 1.0 We all make mistakes and experience disappointment. Sometimes our biggest regret is that we can’t undo the past. It’s like concrete that has hardened and can’t be reshaped. That’s why the future offers such hope. No matter how old we are, each new day