Compassion & Capacity

April 30, 2018By DPC EditorEconomics

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

Faith and Work | Jody Vanderwel on Investing in Character

March 16, 2018By DPC EditorFaith at Work

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.

The Happy Secret to Better Work | Shawn Achor

March 15, 2018By DPC EditorVocation Formation

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

March 14, 2018By DPC EditorVocation Formation

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

March 14, 2018By DPC EditorVocation 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

Defining Entrepreneurship: From Dataset to Mindset

March 13, 2018By DPC EditorEconomics

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