How to Stop Being a People Pleasing Pastor or Leader

I received this email after a recent post:

Ron,

Have just finished your blog post “7 Casualties of a People Pleaser in Leadership”. I recognize I am a People Pleaser Pastor. How do I turn the tide on this? How do I stop? I am seeing tension mounting on the [...] Continue Reading…

7 Reasons I’m Dumping Delegation

I’ve always strived to be a delegator. I know I’ve written posts on it before…how to do it successfully…that kind of garbage. But, that’s before I knew the skinny on delegation. So, that’s it. I’m done. No more delegation for me.

I’m dumping delegation for good.

Here’s what I discovered…
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10 Times You Don’t Need Leadership

You don’t need leadership if there is no risk involved.

You don’t need leadership to maintain status quo.

You don’t need leadership if it doesn’t involve change.

You don’t need leadership if you already have all the answers.

You don’t need leadership if every outcome is predetermined.

You don’t need leadership to manage current [...] Continue Reading…

7 Suggestions for Navigating Change When Standing in Muddy Water

Have you ever navigated change through muddy water?
Have you ever had to lead change when no one knew for sure what change was needed? Or when there wasn’t clear agreement on where the organization needs to go? Or when some players on the team were uncommitted or complacent? Or [...] Continue Reading…