Survivors of the Auschwitz holocaust say the only thing that pulled them through horrific years of torture and captivity in the German concentration camps was to hold on to hope. Our Christian hope is linked to the presence of Jesus Christ. The more aware we are of the presence of Jesus Christ, the more hopeful we will feel. We must not hesitate to ask for Jesus’ help especially when we feel distant. We can pray simple prayers like “Jesus make me aware of You.”
Articles | Hope
Are you feeling overwhelmed, overcome, overdrawn or overloaded? What about those you lead? Could they also feel like saying, “Stick a fork in me---I’m done.”?
Strife is everywhere; as leaders we feel it, and those we influence are also shaking under strife’s weight. We are all hungry for encouragement.
But what is encouragement and where do you find it?
"I am convinced that nothing we do is more important than hiring and developing people. At the end of the day, you bet on people, not on strategies." Lawrence Bossidy
Successful American executives were recently asked the question: " What do you think are the top five issues that every CEO faces these days?"
"The number one issue is talent acquisition, development and retention." says Kenneth Freeman,Allen Questrom professor and dean of Boston University School.