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Is Self-Promotion a Bad Idea?

Is Self-Promotion a Bad Idea?

I have a natural aversion to self-promotion. So much so that I tended to do the opposite. I held back. I didn’t want to be seen as one of those self-promoting ‘others’ who have a greater-than-reality view of themselves and don’t deliver on what they offer. Then I...
Be as Shrewd as a Snake

Be as Shrewd as a Snake

I like to take action quickly. This applies when helping others and to investment opportunities. A business friend of mine needed help with his cash flow for a short period of time. So, being a good friend, I didn’t hesitate to lend him some money… “A good man...
Best Ever Business Model

Best Ever Business Model

Jesus an “entrepreneur” What was His business model? How good was it, and how can we copy it? This is what it look like to do business from Heaven’s perspective. Business is a vehicle by which we add value to others. Money is simply a certificate of...
5 Keys to Successful Confrontation

5 Keys to Successful Confrontation

I hate conflict. I would prefer to avoid confrontation. I have in the past. The only problem is I am now realizing that my avoidance of conflict and confrontation has only enabled minor problems to grow into big hairy dangerous problems that then demand a whole lot...
Decision Time

Decision Time

I’ve been reflecting on my life, some of the things that we get to do, the people that I get to meet, the places I’m getting to go, the growth in my family, the growth in my faith, etc. What decisions are you facing that, 10 years from now, changes...