In Traction, Gino Wickman talks about the important of metrics. He says every single employee needs a single, meaningful, and manageable number to guide them in their work. Here’s why… Numbers move communication between team members and their supervisors from subjective to objective. Numbers create accountability. Without numbers, it’s tough to know what the expectation is. […]
I’ve received this question dozens of times… Your [product, course, book] looks great, but will it work in [my country, context, situation]? I’d like to think so but, truthfully, how would I know? I live in my country. I lead in my context. It’s up to you to contextualize something for your situation. Asking an author […]
You’re probably not going to grow by reading, watching and listening to people who already agree with you. The same conferences… The same news sites… The same books, blogs or podcasts… They reinforce positions you already hold. If you truly want to grow as a leader, you need to get around some people who think different […]
Our team at Church Fuel has grown from two to seven people over the last year. Because nothing really happens apart from our team, I’ve been thinking a lot about how to have a healthy team culture. Here are five words that come to mind when thinking about team culture. #1 – Clarity Every time […]
Here are the types people and organizations I can help.
- You want to start something that matters.
- You’re struggling to find your market or your voice.
- You want to set things up right.
- You’re looking to grow and reach more people.
- You need help with marketing or strategy.
- You want to launch a new product or service.
- You need to streamline and be more effective.
- You’re looking to serve more people.
- You need to diversify your products or services.
Don’t Take My Word for it
“We spent three months under Michael’s coaching and we have not stopped growing ever since.”
Frequently Asked Questions
Are you available to speak?
Of course! I love speaking to groups of people on a variety of topics. If you want to check availability and talk about goals, send an email to email@example.com.
What other blogs do you recommend?
I've learned from so many smart people and love recommending others. Some of my favorites include Pat Flynn, Michael Hyatt, Amy Porterfield, Jon Acuff, Jeff Goins, and Ramit Sethi.
What tools do you use in your life and business?
I love Evernote, Dropbox, and LeadPages and use them all multiple times a day. I put together a PDF with more tools I use all the time and you can download that here.
What's your background?
After 15 years of working with local churches, I began working with a consulting company to help pastors and churches succeed. In 2015, I started Church Fuel to provide insanely practical resources that move the church forward. This is my personal site, where I write about business, leadership, heart and hustle.