Tag: leadership

  • Get the Right People on the Bus

    Get the Right People on the Bus

    Jim Collins, in his bestselling book Good to Great, is famous for saying “get the right people on the bus.” This is so true. Having good people has been one of the biggest reasons for our success in South Africa. But at times, we have to think differently in order to make this a reality. […]

  • The DNA of a Healthy Team

    The DNA of a Healthy Team

    “Healthy cultures never happen by accident. They are created.” “The number one force that shapes your culture is your values.” “What we value determines what we do.” The preceding quotes come from a talk Craig Groeschel gave at the Catalyst Conference recently. They help us discuss the next step in our series, United We Move: Building […]

  • 6 Ways To Overcome Hurt From Leaders

    6 Ways To Overcome Hurt From Leaders

    Much of what is learned in leadership comes from personal mistakes, as well as lessons learned from the mistakes of other leaders. This is true in my own story. I was hurt by leadership early in my missions career. There were issues of control, manipulation, and a very works oriented mentality. The smallest mistake was […]

  • Does A Lack of Vision Cause Death?

    Does A Lack of Vision Cause Death?

    “Without a vision, the people perish.” (Proverbs 29:18) This verse is often quoted as inspiration to have faith or to dream. But, do people really die without one? As we explore building a team culture through our series called “United We Move“, the first step in our journey is vision. Vision is essential to moving […]

  • United We Move – Building a Team Culture

    United We Move – Building a Team Culture

    Today on NoSuperHeroes, we begin a series on building a team called “United We Move”.  The tools we explore will help leaders in a variety of settings to rally people toward a common goal. These principles can impact people in the following variety of  settings: Churches Leadership Boards Families Small Groups Missions Organizations Newly Married […]