5 Lessons from The Kid Sermon

I always get a kick watching the children’s pastor on Sunday mornings…15 minutes into service, 15-20 kids ranging in age from three to eight are called up front for a brief message especially for them. Usually, the message ends with a treat, so it’s...

Assessmentzzzzzzzzzzz….

No matter which side of the desk you’re on, the word “assessment” is a buzz-kill. Part of the problem is the number of assessments available; it’s ridiculous how much noise is out there. Another part of the problem is the mis-use of...

“Instant” messaging, indeed….

You don’t know me, but then again, you probably do know people like me. We are the individuals you torment with your blatant disregard for my need to know that you received my message! To me, communication effectiveness includes a time-to-respond metric, so get off...

One more thing….have a point.

I just returned from beautiful Barcelona, where I was fortunate enough to spend a handful of days with the fine people of Bayer AG. Yes, I know that in one sentence I “big-timed” you and name-dropped, but we’re all friends here. My job? I was...