Category Archives: Following

How can you help lead?

The answer is simple. Be a better follower. Michael Hyatt (former CEO of Thomas Nelson Publishers) suggested five characteristics of great followers: They are clear. They are obedient. They are servants. They are humble. They are loyal. Followership comes before leadership. … Continue reading

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Did you move?

No. I didn’t move. Thank you for asking. Someone commented that they kept checking in but they didn’t find anyone answering the door when they knocked. I missed some time blogging on a regular basis. To my loyal followers, I … Continue reading

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What is your quest?

How many of you are thinking of Monty Python right now? Minor geek check there. But, seriously, where are you headed? Do you have a goal in mind or are you wandering aimlessly? If you are a leader (the “if” … Continue reading

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Is it worth fighting for?

As a leader, how will your followers view you in tough situations? Are you standing firm on solid principles? Or do your morals change with the seasons? You can be as solid as a rock or as shifty as the … Continue reading

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Inspiration is sweet and lovely

Sometime in the 1976-77 school year, I was introduced to the sound of barbershop harmony. In part, it is a melody line surrounded by three harmony parts – tenor, baritone and bass. Having been raised on acapella singing, this was … Continue reading

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