How You Can Become a Better Leader

Our daughter is starting kindergarten in less than two weeks and we’re pretty excited. But the other night, that thought (of kindergarten) got us slightly worried. When you put Isabel in a room with another child, she doesn’t sit in her corner or only say a polite hello. Rather, she goes straight at them (sometimes attempting her trademark two-hand slap on […]

Accelerate Your Growth Through Mentoring

A few weeks ago, I wrote about Personal Growth in Leadership. My goal is to challenge aspiring leaders to uncover areas of leadership development they cannot afford to overlook. This week, we’re talking mentoring. What mentoring is and why it matters Mentoring is an indispensable tool that can accelerate your personal growth in leadership. Unfortunately, not every aspiring leader I’ve met understands […]

Resolve: The Journey Begins With You

Resolve: The Journey Begins With You is an adapted excerpt from the second chapter of my new book, which I’m pleased to share with you. It’s about my first experience of resolve, based on an experience I had thirteen years ago. ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. A long, lonely walk I remember taking a long, lonely walk through my neighborhood sometime in 2000. I was talking […]

Aspiration: Acting Your Dream

I spent 4 days at an international youth conference in Cologne designed to teach, inspire and minister to 100+ young people from across four countries. The best jobs are not about us A huge amount of strategic thinking, organization and prayers go into hosting and executing this conference each year. This year was no exception. But I love every stage […]