Learned Leadership

It has been amazing to go through this journey thus far, but as I continue to follow this path I do not know where it leads. Through a tugging of my heart for ministry, God led me to Colorado Christian University to seek a Master’s in Organizational Leadership to prepare me for full time ministry. … Continued

Windows into your soul

Marcus Tullius Cicero is credited to the old English proverb, “Eyes are the window to the soul.” Although no one can be certain that it originated with this Roman Philosopher, we also see this principle in the Bible. Matthew 6:22-23 states, “The eye is the lamp of the body. So, if your eye is healthy, your whole body … Continued

Meaning is the New Money

In her article for Diversity Executive, Tamara Erickson (2012) provides what could be a revolutionary process for capitalizing on diversity: embrace the differences of employees and bring individuals together as one working unit. Erickson (2012) reminds us that the old method of monetary bonuses for extra work toward the company’s goals is dying out. She notes … Continued

Teaching Old Dogs New Tricks

Steering sustained organizational modification related to diversity is a contemporary leadership challenge. The historical training approach is inadequate; it “needs to be supported with a suite of comprehensive behavioral and experiential programs and initiatives that can create lasting, persistent changes in organizational and individual behavior and results” (Prokopeak, 2011, p. 1). Coupled with organizational values; … Continued