Originally posted at Made to Flourish. “And who is my neighbor?” – an expert in the law (Luke 10:29) We continue our core values series on the common good by asking ourselves if we’ve built enough compassion and capacity to actually contribute to our local communities. One of the two greatest commandments is “love your neighbor as yourself.” … Read More
by April Rinne, originally posted on Quartz at Work My friend Diane says that she “works in seasons.” Her work, and the location in which she completes it, often changes as summer turns to fall or as fall turns to winter. Over the years, she’s worked in a combination of new and familiar places and … Read More
by Kathy Davie, originally posted on Designing Your Life “When you rest in mindful awareness, you are participating intimately in life as it is unfolding, seeing what happens, experimenting, allowing the original beauty and mystery of the world and of yourself to speak to you…” In our Designing Your Life for Women retreats, we weave … Read More
Faith and Work | Jody Vanderwel on Investing in Character, originally posted on Fuller Studios. Jody Vanderwel, president of Grand Angels and Fuller Trustee, reflects on character and integrity as defining strategies for investing. She is interviewed by Fuller Seminary’s president Mark Labberton.
Faith and Work | Mary Vermeer Andringa on Principles and People, originally posted on Fuller Studios. Mary Vermeer Andringa, CEO of Vermeer Corporation and Fuller Trustee, reflects on the company’s commitment to its employees and how faith in Christ influences all spheres of life. She is interviewed by Scott Cormode, Hugh De Pree Professor of … Read More
The Happy Secret to Better Work | Shawn Achor, originally posted on TED on YouTube. We believe that we should work to be happy, but could that be backwards? In this fast-moving and entertaining talk from TEDxBloomington, psychologist Shawn Achor argues that actually happiness inspires productivity.
Faith and Work | Terry Looper on Dying to Self, originally posted on FULLER Studio, on YouTube. Terry Looper, CEO and Founder of Texon, reflects on dying to self and making Jesus the CEO to develop healthy workplace culture. He is interviewed by Tod Bolsinger, Vice President and Chief of Leadership Formation.
How to Find Work You Love | Scott Dinsmore, originally posted on TED, on YouTube. Scott Dinsmore quit a job that made him miserable, and spent the next four years wondering how to find work that was joyful and meaningful. He shares what he learned in this deceptively simple talk about finding out what matters … Read More
by the Kauffman Foundation. What is entrepreneurship? The Kauffman Foundation strives to be the leading foundation in entrepreneurship. Yet, we struggle to answer this question. This question is deeper than a dictionary search. This question has become a philosophical debate among my friends, and among the ecosphere of researchers, policymakers, practitioners, and entrepreneurs themselves. Is … Read More
What Really Motivates People to be Honest in Business | Alexander Wagner, originally posted on TED on YouTube. Each year, one in seven large corporations commits fraud. Why? To find out, Alexander Wagner takes us inside the economics, ethics and psychology of doing the right thing. Join him for an introspective journey down the slippery … Read More