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THREE GROWING STAGES: LEARNING, IMPLEMENTING & TEACHING

I was listening to pastor Rick Warren talk about growing spiritually.  He said those of us who are growing are doing these three things: “Get it. Got it. Give it!” “Get it” is the learning stage.  We read books.  We ask questions.  We stay open to upping our game.  If we are improving in life, we are […]

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CHOOSING HARD THINGS

“We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard.” – President John F. Kennedy   As I read this, it caused me to reflect on hard things.  I’ve been part of hard things before.    Sometimes they were forced upon me.  The circumstances causing […]

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EMBRACING CHANGE

“The capacity to learn is a gift.  The ability to learn is a skill.  The willingness to learn is a choice.” – Brian Herbert Do you realize how important learning is?  There was a time when having diplomas and degrees gave you a certain status in the world.  Back then, the stuff you learned was […]

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LEADERSHIP INVOLVES TEACHING AND LEARNING

“We can be leaders in everything we do in our work and in our daily lives when teaching others or learning from others.” – Chris Lowney Lowney’s quote points you toward two activities – teaching and learning. Teaching is an obvious leadership task.  But it’s underrated.  So many times, leadership is associated with exercising authority.  Leaders […]

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