Leadership: Let Excellence be Your Minimum Standard

Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way. - Booker T. Washington.  Servant leadership is service with excellence, and excellence should be your minimum standard. Excellence is an attitude of doing your best for people and making it a habit of your best.  Excellence creates a distinction between a good leader and … Continue reading Leadership: Let Excellence be Your Minimum Standard

Leadership: People are More Important than Things

I was nervous. I sat across the table after enjoying a nervous lunch of all-you-can-eat grilled liver and onions at a local steakhouse. I was building up the courage to ask our ministry's major benefactor to finance a laptop. Jim and his wife, Judy, had already given exceedingly to redesign our meeting space and add more equipment to our weekly presentations.