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Topic: Leadership

May 14, 2009

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • How to learn persistence, creativity and thrift: from the poor
  • How can a CEO turn around a company--fast?
  • How is running a university different in the UK than the US?
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September 22, 2009

Jason Byassee: Get behind me, Satan

Leading like Jesus requires a willingness to enter into the suffering of others in the body of Christ.

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December 8, 2009

John W. Kuykendall: Possessive pronouns and leadership

Institutional leaders should never say “my” church, faculty, or institution, but rather “our,” or better, “the church’s.”

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February 3, 2010

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • Adoption as evangelism
  • Rob Bell on preaching
  • Bold risks produce bold innovation
  • Father knows best
  • #1 preacher: Billy Graham
  • Spray-on macho
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May 19, 2010

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • Faithful presence
  • Benedict’s legacy
  • Deacon steps in
  • Faith-based T-shirts
  • Best leadership moves
  • ‘Danger, Will Groom, Danger’
  • Lessons on condolences
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November 29, 2010

Richard J. Mouw: Don't panic. Improvise.

Before telling people what to do, ask how they understand their position on the team.

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June 2, 2011

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • Body in motion
  • Cross and the solar panel
  • Redefining personhood
  • Religion and sports
  • Tips for honest feedback
  • Good cop, bad cliché?
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November 17, 2011

Prince Raney Rivers: Wrestling with an angel

Self-understanding is difficult to come by. But excellent leadership demands serious inner work.

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August 13, 2012

Monday's News & Ideas

  • Non-pastor presidents
  • Ryan & Catholic voters
  • Efficient church collection
  • Kosher atheists?
  • Leaders & guilt
  • Surprise ending overrated
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February 4, 2014

Leadership in the face of adversity

Sue Monk Kidd’s new book tells the story of the Grimké sisters and their family’s slaves. These women give us examples of leadership that grows out of faith and is deeply rooted in community.

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