Reading for Your Leading | Week of August 22

Articles from the week of August 22nd to stimulate your thinking, influence, and leadership. This week is a trio of articles by Miles Welch on daily prayers of leadership.

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Four Daily Prayers for Spiritual Leaders: #1 Open My Eyes – by Miles Welch

Four Daily Prayers for Spiritual Leaders: #2 Enlarge My Heart – by Miles Welch

Four Daily Prayers for Spiritual Leaders: #3 Use Me – by Miles Welch

Why We Feel Busy But Can’t Seem to Get the Important Things Done

There are weeks where I sense I am very busy but yet then get discouraged that more of my critical items did not get done. Why does this happen?

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I had one of those recently. A couple of weeks back I posted about why I am choosing to use Todoist for managing all the stuff that has to get done in my life, both personal items as well as vocational items.

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The Danger in Being Efficient With People

If your life is anything like mine, if feels C-R-A-Z-Y at times. And on any given day, there are multiple tugs from both people and processes, all vying for my attention.

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I want to give the time that is needed to each so that I am effective in what I do. And to carry those things out, I have researched ways that I can be more efficient in how I accomplish what I am working on. Everything from how I plan my day and week to apps I utilize to make it happen.

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Reading for Your Leading | Week of August 8

Articles from the week of August 8th to stimulate your thinking, influence, and leadership.

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Olympic Swimming, Excellence, and Your Mundane Week – by Eric Geiger

Leaders in Search of Inner Peace – by Dan Reiland

Unpacking the Lies We Believe about Work (and the Biblical Truths to Counter Them) – Art Lindsley