Posts Tagged: leadership summit

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – Bill Hybels: Closing

(after the Tony Blair interview)… I would ask every leader to ask the question of your irreducible core, and to stay true to that. 2 Kings 5, the story of Naaman. The great temptation for some of us is that

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – Bill Hybels: Closing

(after the Tony Blair interview)… I would ask every leader to ask the question of your irreducible core, and to stay true to that. 2 Kings 5, the story of Naaman. The great temptation for some of us is that

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – Tony Blair: An Interview

I felt very normal, but I have felt compelled to step out. Most people like to be liked. People want to be popular. But you must take it within yourself that there are things that you will stand for, and

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – Tony Blair: An Interview

I felt very normal, but I have felt compelled to step out. Most people like to be liked. People want to be popular. But you must take it within yourself that there are things that you will stand for, and

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – Bono: The Church…Three Years Later

We believe that ‘love thy neighbor’ is not a vice. “I referred to the church as the “sleeping giant,” but what I didn’t know is that the giant could run that fast.” As smart as someone can be, intuition is

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – Bono: The Church…Three Years Later

We believe that ‘love thy neighbor’ is not a vice. “I referred to the church as the “sleeping giant,” but what I didn’t know is that the giant could run that fast.” As smart as someone can be, intuition is

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – Chip & Dan Heath: Switch

There are certain kinds of changes in the world that are really big that seem to happen effortlessly, but then there are the others that seem excruciating. Why is that? Change is filled with conflict. Part of us want to

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – Chip & Dan Heath: Switch

There are certain kinds of changes in the world that are really big that seem to happen effortlessly, but then there are the others that seem excruciating. Why is that? Change is filled with conflict. Part of us want to

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – David Gergen: Eyewitness to Power

I believe that leadership is a journey, and each has to take their own path, but there are people along the way that can help you on this journey. A teacher of leadership cannot produce a leader; it’s kinda like

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – David Gergen: Eyewitness to Power

I believe that leadership is a journey, and each has to take their own path, but there are people along the way that can help you on this journey. A teacher of leadership cannot produce a leader; it’s kinda like

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – Wess Stafford: Leveraging Your Past

In order to attack poverty, you have to address the very victims of poverty and poor the resources into that direction. It begins with a child, and ends a child able to make a change in their world. Poverty and

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – Wess Stafford: Leveraging Your Past

In order to attack poverty, you have to address the very victims of poverty and poor the resources into that direction. It begins with a child, and ends a child able to make a change in their world. Poverty and

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – Andrew Rugasira: Aid vs. Trade

What comes to mind when you think “Africa?” My hunch is is that things like, poverty, death, AIDS, etc. That’s one perspective that has been influenced by the narrative of the media. If you ask me, I see opportunity. I

LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2009 – Andrew Rugasira: Aid vs. Trade

What comes to mind when you think “Africa?” My hunch is is that things like, poverty, death, AIDS, etc. That’s one perspective that has been influenced by the narrative of the media. If you ask me, I see opportunity. I

Leadership Summit 2009 – Dave Gibbons: Third Culture Leadership (Thinking Forward)

Start with the Two Greatest Commandments: Love God, Love People. We’ve perhaps silenced the second part of this commandment. Who is our neighbor? Who is a third culture leader? In one word, “adaptation.” In two words, it’s “painful adaptation.” The

Leadership Summit 2009 – Dave Gibbons: Third Culture Leadership (Thinking Forward)

Start with the Two Greatest Commandments: Love God, Love People. We’ve perhaps silenced the second part of this commandment. Who is our neighbor? Who is a third culture leader? In one word, “adaptation.” In two words, it’s “painful adaptation.” The

Leadership Summit 2009 – Harvey Carey: Against All Odds

Ephesians 4:11-13. The odds, though stacked against me as a child, didn’t stop there. They continued through adulthood. What does one do when the odds are stacked against you? 1. Believe that God’s Word is true. You can’t just believe

Leadership Summit 2009 – Harvey Carey: Against All Odds

Ephesians 4:11-13. The odds, though stacked against me as a child, didn’t stop there. They continued through adulthood. What does one do when the odds are stacked against you? 1. Believe that God’s Word is true. You can’t just believe

Leadership Summit 2009 – Jessica Jackley: KIVA

KIVA’s payback rate is 98.5%. We believe people want to be good, they just need an avenue to do good. We believe in the value of co-creation. You have to give up control. You have to be de-centralized. How do

Leadership Summit 2009 – Jessica Jackley: KIVA

KIVA’s payback rate is 98.5%. We believe people want to be good, they just need an avenue to do good. We believe in the value of co-creation. You have to give up control. You have to be de-centralized. How do

Leadership Summit 2009 – Tim Keller: Leading People to the Prodigal God

I want to give you a diagnosis of what spiritual deadness is, and a prescription for it, and some ideas for how to take that prescription to your church. “Prodigal” originally meant extravagant. The point of the parable is for

Leadership Summit 2009 – Tim Keller: Leading People to the Prodigal God

I want to give you a diagnosis of what spiritual deadness is, and a prescription for it, and some ideas for how to take that prescription to your church. “Prodigal” originally meant extravagant. The point of the parable is for

Leadership Summit 2009 – Gary Hamel: Manage Differently NOW

The most important question: Are you changing as fast as the world around you. Are you the vanguard or the “old-guard?” Reminders: attendance is declining, and the “brand-reputation” is down. 9 out of 10 beings believe in some spiritual existence,

Leadership Summit 2009 – Gary Hamel: Manage Differently NOW

The most important question: Are you changing as fast as the world around you. Are you the vanguard or the “old-guard?” Reminders: attendance is declining, and the “brand-reputation” is down. 9 out of 10 beings believe in some spiritual existence,

Leadership Summit 1997 | BILL HYBELS: Dangerous Leaders

There are two kinds of “dangerous” leaders. Which one are you? Are you the reckless kind of “dangerous” leader, in the negative sense. Or, are you “dangerous” in the sense sold-out, fired up, willing to sacrifice it all to fulfill

Leadership Summit 1997 | BILL HYBELS: Dangerous Leaders

There are two kinds of “dangerous” leaders. Which one are you? Are you the reckless kind of “dangerous” leader, in the negative sense. Or, are you “dangerous” in the sense sold-out, fired up, willing to sacrifice it all to fulfill

Leadership Summit 2008 | BILL HYBELS: Relentless

SESSION 9. Summit Page. I’ve studied many leaders, but none of them have impressed me more than the study I’ve done on Mother Teresa. Cf. 2 Chronicles 16:9 For the eyes of the LORD range throughout the earth to strengthen

Leadership Summit 2008 | BILL HYBELS: Relentless

SESSION 9. Summit Page. I’ve studied many leaders, but none of them have impressed me more than the study I’ve done on Mother Teresa. Cf. 2 Chronicles 16:9 For the eyes of the LORD range throughout the earth to strengthen

Leadership Summit 2008 | BRAD ANDERSON: An Uncompromising Focus on People

SESSION 8. Summit Page. WHY DID YOU GO TO SEMINARY? WHY DID YOU DROP OUT? Trying to honor my father’s dream. I was struggling with my own faith at that time, and the authenticity seemed to much, so I dropped

Leadership Summit 2008 | BRAD ANDERSON: An Uncompromising Focus on People

SESSION 8. Summit Page. WHY DID YOU GO TO SEMINARY? WHY DID YOU DROP OUT? Trying to honor my father’s dream. I was struggling with my own faith at that time, and the authenticity seemed to much, so I dropped

Leadership Summit 2008 | CATHERINE ROHR: Risk Taking, Barrier Breaking, Bold Leadership

SESSION 7. Summit Page. Prison Entrepreneurship Program site. “It’s not easy to gain the respect of hardened criminals. But that’s what Catherine has done.” THE COST OF THE CALL I believe that God put me on this earth to land

Leadership Summit 2008 | CATHERINE ROHR: Risk Taking, Barrier Breaking, Bold Leadership

SESSION 7. Summit Page. Prison Entrepreneurship Program site. “It’s not easy to gain the respect of hardened criminals. But that’s what Catherine has done.” THE COST OF THE CALL I believe that God put me on this earth to land

Leadership Summit 2008 | CHUCK COLSON: Defending the Faith

SESSION 6. Summit Page. “The reason the church is not making disciples is because we’ve bought into a lie. We’ve traded in our commitment to truth for therapy.” 1. Train the troops. 2. Inspire a bigger vision. 3. Follow Me.

Leadership Summit 2008 | CHUCK COLSON: Defending the Faith

SESSION 6. Summit Page. “The reason the church is not making disciples is because we’ve bought into a lie. We’ve traded in our commitment to truth for therapy.” 1. Train the troops. 2. Inspire a bigger vision. 3. Follow Me.

Leadership Summit 2008 | CRAIG GROESCHEL: IT – How Leaders Can Get IT and Keep IT

SESSION 5. Summit Page. IT. How many of you have walked into a church experience and it was … “dead?” In the beginning of LifeChurch.tv, we didn’t have what most people thought was necessary to have church (technology, etc.), but

Leadership Summit 2008 | CRAIG GROESCHEL: IT – How Leaders Can Get IT and Keep IT

SESSION 5. Summit Page. IT. How many of you have walked into a church experience and it was … “dead?” In the beginning of LifeChurch.tv, we didn’t have what most people thought was necessary to have church (technology, etc.), but

Leadership Summit 2008 | JOHN BURKE & EFREM SMITH: Leading in New Cultural Realities

SESSION 4. Summit Page (Burke), (Smith). JOHN BURKE “Making and maintaining good soil is everything when it comes to growing [flowers] and people. What kind of soil are we cultivating so that people really can grow.” (1 Corinthians 3:6) “We

Leadership Summit 2008 | JOHN BURKE & EFREM SMITH: Leading in New Cultural Realities

SESSION 4. Summit Page (Burke), (Smith). JOHN BURKE “Making and maintaining good soil is everything when it comes to growing [flowers] and people. What kind of soil are we cultivating so that people really can grow.” (1 Corinthians 3:6) “We

Leadership Summit 2008 | WENDY KOPP: Stand Up and Lead

SESSION 3b. Summit Page. Teach for America. (interview with Bill Hybels. Due to the nature of the interview, blogging about it was difficult. These are just scattered notes and excerpts, and in some cases, personal summary notes.) AS CHURCH LEADERS,

Leadership Summit 2008 | WENDY KOPP: Stand Up and Lead

SESSION 3b. Summit Page. Teach for America. (interview with Bill Hybels. Due to the nature of the interview, blogging about it was difficult. These are just scattered notes and excerpts, and in some cases, personal summary notes.) AS CHURCH LEADERS,

Leadership Summit 2008 | BILL GEORGE: Finding Your True North

SESSION 3a. Summit Page. “Our greatest fear is not that we are inadequate, but that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us.” – Marianne Williamson (excerpt from Return To Love) “If we

Leadership Summit 2008 | BILL GEORGE: Finding Your True North

SESSION 3a. Summit Page. “Our greatest fear is not that we are inadequate, but that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us.” – Marianne Williamson (excerpt from Return To Love) “If we

Leadership Summit 2008 | GARY HAUGEN: Just Courage – Charging the Darkness

SESSION 2. Summit Page. International Justice Mission. “There are leaders who were able to bring about justice, and to do it without war. Their leadership mattered. I think that we want our leadership that actually matters; to God, and to

Leadership Summit 2008 | GARY HAUGEN: Just Courage – Charging the Darkness

SESSION 2. Summit Page. International Justice Mission. “There are leaders who were able to bring about justice, and to do it without war. Their leadership mattered. I think that we want our leadership that actually matters; to God, and to

Leadership Summit 2008 | BILL HYBELS: The High Drama of Decision Making

SESSION 1. Summit Page. “We teach leadership, unapologetically from a Christian perspective. Leadership’s highest usage is not for money or power, but to advance the purposes of God in this world.” “So much of leadership is about decision making, and

Leadership Summit 2008 | BILL HYBELS: The High Drama of Decision Making

SESSION 1. Summit Page. “We teach leadership, unapologetically from a Christian perspective. Leadership’s highest usage is not for money or power, but to advance the purposes of God in this world.” “So much of leadership is about decision making, and

Leadership Summit 2008 | NANCY BEACH & NANCY ORTBERG: Gifted To Lead – The Art of Leading as a Woman in the Church

PRE-CONFERENCE CONFERENCE. Summit Page. I may have been one of the first to register for this segment of the conference (I signed up last year at the announcement), and the last to ever attend :-). In attempting to add a

Leadership Summit 2008 | NANCY BEACH & NANCY ORTBERG: Gifted To Lead – The Art of Leading as a Woman in the Church

PRE-CONFERENCE CONFERENCE. Summit Page. I may have been one of the first to register for this segment of the conference (I signed up last year at the announcement), and the last to ever attend :-). In attempting to add a