“Clarice the Cow” – Farmer Able [Guest Post]

The pigs are running the farm. So begins the story of Farmer Able. Everyone on his farm — people and animals alike — are downright downtrodden by him. He’s overbearing and compulsively obsessed with profits and productivity. He’s a typical top-down, power-based manager, forever tallying production numbers in his well-worn ledgers. But the more he pushes … More “Clarice the Cow” – Farmer Able [Guest Post]

Good Intentions Are Never Enough [Guest Post]

(Originally published at greatleadersserve.com) Good Intentions Are Never Enough Virtually every leader has a natural bias… we are either more results-oriented or relationship-oriented. However, the best leaders discipline themselves to value both results and relationships. If your natural tendency is to focus on results, one small step you can take to raise the value of relationships is to stop … More Good Intentions Are Never Enough [Guest Post]

Peter Drucker: The Father of Modern Management Consulting

Peter Drucker on Consulting is the book I have wanted to read for the last six years. Drucker has long been regarded as the “Father of Modern Management”. But after reading Dr. William Cohen’s new book, it is clear that Drucker is also the “Father of Modern Management Consulting” as well. Back in 2010, I … More Peter Drucker: The Father of Modern Management Consulting

Deep Wealth: An Exploration of Money, Meaning, & What Really Matters [Book Review]

Having an active website on the blogosphere has allowed me to connect with other authors, leaders, influencers, and decision makers from a variety of sectors and industries, and from all across the globe. And since my primary focus in life, work, and ministry, is connecting the biblical principles of disciple-making movements and apostolic church planting, … More Deep Wealth: An Exploration of Money, Meaning, & What Really Matters [Book Review]

Money Talks – So What is It Saying About You? [Book Review]

Having an active website on the blogosphere has allowed me to connect with other authors, leaders, influencers, and decision makers from a variety of sectors and industries, and from all across the globe. And since my primary focus in life, work, and ministry, is connecting the biblical principles of disciple-making movements and apostolic church planting, … More Money Talks – So What is It Saying About You? [Book Review]

Are You Doing Things ‘to’ Your Leaders or ‘with’ Them? [Guest Post]

  (This post is an excerpt from the introduction to Leaders Ready Now.) Are You Doing Things to Your Leaders or with Them? As a business leader, you may speak frequently to individuals or groups of executives about the future of the business, and perhaps you review key leaders’ development plans or even act as … More Are You Doing Things ‘to’ Your Leaders or ‘with’ Them? [Guest Post]