Created on Tuesday, 18 March 2014 / Blog
Tags: anything, vision, Rule 1, cases
... cut costs in a hurry, the coffee seller made a plan to cut 600 US stores in 2008 and 200 in 2009, plus another 100 overseas.  All the cuts had a major impact on profit and costs, but also on the giant's ... [ +++ ]
Created on Saturday, 15 March 2014 / Blog
Tags: anything, The Four Rules, evangelism, church, Jesus, practices
Very few ordinary Christians see themselves as evangelists. I certainly wouldn't have called myself one. The word always brought to mind guys in slick suits with loud ties trying to pull on people's heart ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 13 March 2014 / Blog
Tags: anything, hacking, change, The Four Rules, aid, nonprofit, social
... malnutrition. The governments of the developed world spent about $2.2 billion to solve world hunger in 2008i, but in 2009 the number of malnourished people swelled to over a billion — an increase of ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 10 March 2014 / Blog
Tags: complexity, anything, trends, vision
A new poll out by Pew Research takes a look at trust and values issues and how they are effecting choices for various generations of Americans.  One stat in particular really struck me.  Take ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 04 March 2014 / Blog
Tags: anything, Jesus, vision, complexity, The Four Rules
Today we're opening up the Vision Can Do Anything Mini-Course.  The mini-course follows our new book of the same title, and includes video shot at the Velocity 2014 conference.  Participants ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 26 February 2014 / Blog
Tags: anything, vision, Jesus, Rule 1, movement, investment, people, direct discipleship
... Anne Seymour (eds.). "Chapter 3: Ultimate Adult Learning" The Ultimate Educator. National Victim Assistance Academy: Advanced Topic Series, 2002. Pgs. 3-6 - 3-7. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 25 February 2014 / Uncategorised
Tags: anything, The Four Rules, Rule 1, Rule 2, Rule 3, Rule 4, PSC
Leaders of today's ministries, businesses, non-profits, and communities have a tougher job than ever winning people's attention.  The world is noisy and full of options, so the bar is high to get ... [ +++ ]