You've probably fallen into the same trap I have. A click-bait headline catches your eye. You hesitate. You hover. *click* Now you're in a magical world of efficiency and productivity. Your newly found guru is talking about their fantastical life full of free time, exotic vacations, and seemingly boundless energy. Maybe it's that last thing … Continue reading Escape The Productivity Trap & Start Pursuing Purpose
Before I get to the reasons why I'm switching back to an iPhone after only two weeks of the Pixel 2, here are a few reasons why I switched: Apple has all but lost their inspiration. There was a time when Apple was regularly rolling out revolutionary products year after year. That time is gone. … Continue reading I Switched To Google’s Pixel 2…Now I’m Going Back
"Lou Holtz once said, “I never learn anything talking. I only learn things when I ask questions.” Questions challenge us to see things from a different perspective and guide us to breakthrough behaviors. You can be stuck and discouraged in one moment but with the aid of the right question, an instant later you’re flooded … Continue reading 12 Great Leadership Questions
We've just recently finished up teaching through the book of James. I love this book! Most of the summer has been given to walking through this über-practical letter from Jesus' younger brother. It is impossible to boil James' letter down to one quick statement, but if I were going to try, it would be something like … Continue reading James
What is better than perfect? Nothing. Right? Maybe not. You're going to have to make a decision in life, and nobody can make it for you. The choice is to wait for everything to be perfect or to put it (whatever it is) out there, imperfections and all, and get things moving. Remember this: Done … Continue reading What Is Better Than Perfect?
When a good day comes along, enjoy it. Be present in the moment and celebrate. It's ok. You're allowed to do that. And sometimes you need to do that. We've trained ourselves to be leery of joy. Stop doing that.
Q: How do you eat an elephant? A: One bite at a time. That's the saying. Apart from the odd circumstance where you're tasked with eating an elephant, it applies to just about every area of life. We live in an instant culture and want things now. Transformation now. Education now. Bigger muscles and less … Continue reading One Bite At A Time