Building a Flourishing Culture: Why Unconditional Love is Not the Answer

Building a Flourishing Culture: Why Unconditional Love is Not the Answer

For years, I’ve heard people talk about “unconditional love” and it sounded so right. I’ve been rethinking the idea lately. Unconditional love seems so passive. Here’s how it works: You do something that offends me or hurts me. I sit and wait for you to come and ask for forgiveness. When you finally come to me, as the gracious king on the throne I grant...

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Growth Mindset: What You Need to Know to Overcome the Tough Stuff

Growth Mindset: What You Need to Know to Overcome the Tough Stuff

Ponder for a moment how you respond to intense change. For some people, just the word “change” causes them to tense up, break out in a sweat and spend the night staring at the ceiling. But, some people actually look forward to it and welcome the challenge. One thing's for sure: all of us encounter it. I've spend a good chunk of my career trying to understand why some people get stuck and some thrive when times get tough. Some get burned out and some fired up. If you've been feeling a bit overwhelmed, read on. I have some good news for you.

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