Tag: Management

7 Thoughts When The Boat Is Rocking, The Ship Is Sinking or The Plane Is Going Down

Strategic operations planning begins with perspective (where an organization is), priority (where an organization wants to go) and planning (how an organization will get there).  The process is introspective and intentional. It’s not uncommon for plans to get unraveled during a crisis.  A simple…

Seasoned Iron

A 2015 comedy, “The Intern“, tells the story of 70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker (Robert De Niro) who decides to become a senior intern at an online fashion site.  Initially, Whittaker was “set aside” as not being relevant or able to make a valued contribution….

Path of Profitability

“Your conduct must be free from the love of money and you must be content with what you have, for He has said, “ I will never leave you and I will never abandon you.” So we can say with confidence, “ The Lord…

It’s All About Timing

.“But as for me, I watch in hope for the Lord, I wait for God my Savior; my God will hear me.” —Micah 7:7 “Timing is everything.” “Being at the right place at the right time.” “Your timing is perfect.” We “make time”, “give…

Stuck on the Right Stuff

Every Wednesday morning I prayed with a group of guys who are involved in our church. We shared a number of things in common . . . husbands, fathers, all worked longer hours than we should, all liked to laugh, and all having a…

What Is My “Fair Share”?

I try not to post political comments . . . but much of this is about leadership, management and so often, failure. In all of the discussions about our economy, we continue model for adult daughters and their husbands . . . that it…