What has church discipline got to do with divorce? If you are a Christian, depending on the tradition that you come from, there may be a practice of church discipline. From the outside looking in, the church may or may not have a good reputation for doing well with this practice. The basic idea is […]
Do not trust your feelings. Obe Wan Kenobi’s advice to Luke was wrong. Your feelings can be wrong. Your feelings can be out of proportion to the situation. They might be either more intense or less intense than is actually warranted. Or they could just be wrong to the situation.
Selling is serving. It’s not stealing. There’s kind of two different approaches to making a sale, or selling something. One is stealing. The better way of selling is serving somebody. The two ways of doing sales are either transactional sales, or relational sales. A transactional salesperson values money. They’re like a used car salesman. They just […]
We’ve all had conversations that have just gone bad. The thing is that in every conversation, there’s a goal in mind. There’s some destination that you’re trying to get to. Even in those social, “just getting to know you” conversations. Or those old friend conversations just seem to meander and go every here and there. […]