Mentoring and Baby Boomers

July 18, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Age, Third-Third

Originally posted by The Balance Careers. Today, in our love affair with what’s new, what’s cutting edge, and what’s technologically cool, it’s easy to forget that knowledge also comes with experience. It may require a few hours of e-training or a semester-long course to learn how an energy pump operates, but it takes years and … Read More

11 Tips for Managing Millennials

July 17, 2018By DPC EditorMillennials, Resources By Age

By Susan M. Heathfield, originally posted on The Balance Careers. The millennials joining your workforce now are employees born between 1980 and 2000, or 1981 and 1999, depending on the source. Unlike the Gen-Xers and the Baby Boomers, the Millennials have developed work characteristics and tendencies from doting parents, structured lives, and contact with diverse people. Millennials are used to working … Read More

Writing About God to Know God

June 6, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By Whitney Bauck, originally posted at the Center for Faith and Work. When I introduce Christian Wiman’s work, I often begin with the assertion that he’s 75 percent of the reason that I still call myself a Christian. Wiman’s work entered my life at a time when I desperately needed it, via a friend’s recommendation … Read More

Changing Jobs

May 23, 2018By DPC EditorAdults, Resources By Age

Originally posted on Theology of Work. This article is part of a larger series entitled, “Calling & Vocation: Overview“. If God leads or guides people to their work, could it ever be legitimate to change jobs? Wouldn’t that be rejecting God’s guidance to the work you already have? Martin Luther, the 16th century Protestant theologian, famously … Read More

Guidance to a Job or Profession

May 22, 2018By DPC EditorAdults, Resources By Age

Originally posted on Theology of Work. This article is part of a larger series entitled, “Calling & Vocation: Overview“. Although God does not give most people a direct, individual, unmistakable call to a particular job or profession, God does give guidance to people in less dramatic forms, including Bible study, prayer, Christian community and individual … Read More