Author Archives for Jim Baker

What Makes A Control Freak Boss

August 16, 2022 1:01 am Published by Comments Off on What Makes A Control Freak Boss

Most of us at one time or another have encountered a control freak. You are especially unlucky if they happen... Continue Reading


The Challenge Of Context Switching – Mastering the Art of Focus

August 9, 2022 1:01 am Published by Comments Off on The Challenge Of Context Switching – Mastering the Art of Focus

Context switching is a silent killer of focus, accuracy and productivity. What is context switching? Context switching is constantly moving... Continue Reading


Why It Is Important For Church Leaders To Understand The Adaptive Cycle

August 2, 2022 1:01 am Published by Comments Off on Why It Is Important For Church Leaders To Understand The Adaptive Cycle

Most church leaders are familiar with the church life cycle diagram and find it helpful to chart where their church... Continue Reading


Why Religious Leaders Abuse Their Power

July 26, 2022 1:01 am Published by Comments Off on Why Religious Leaders Abuse Their Power

As I stated in my last post, 5 Effects Powerful Leaders Are Blind To, cult status hierarchal religious leaders have... Continue Reading


5 Effects Powerful Leaders Are Blind To

July 19, 2022 1:01 am Published by Comments Off on 5 Effects Powerful Leaders Are Blind To

It happened again last month. Another well-known church leader was accused of sexual abuse. And the story had a familiar... Continue Reading


Some Things You Just Can’t Learn From Working At Home

July 12, 2022 1:01 am Published by Comments Off on Some Things You Just Can’t Learn From Working At Home

Is office work dead? There is no doubt that the COVID pandemic has accelerated the move to working remotely. But... Continue Reading


You Are Who You Are With

July 5, 2022 1:01 am Published by Comments Off on You Are Who You Are With

I remember well my mother consistently warning me to remember “you are who you are with.” It was her way... Continue Reading


Change Agent Leadership and Process Driven Leadership Are Not Mutually Exclusive

June 28, 2022 1:01 am Published by Comments Off on Change Agent Leadership and Process Driven Leadership Are Not Mutually Exclusive

Recently I read a Facebook post from a well-known church leader explaining to his followers the multiple moves he had... Continue Reading


The Power Of The Minimum Allocation Of Resources Principle

June 21, 2022 1:01 am Published by Comments Off on The Power Of The Minimum Allocation Of Resources Principle

Recently we wrote about The Power of Abundance Mentality and The Power of Scarcity Mentality. In this article we will... Continue Reading


The Power Of Scarcity Mentality

June 14, 2022 1:01 am Published by Comments Off on The Power Of Scarcity Mentality

In the article, The Power of Abundance Mentality, we examined how an abundance mindset is a prerequisite for visionary leadership.... Continue Reading


The Power Of Abundance Mentality

June 7, 2022 1:01 am Published by Comments Off on The Power Of Abundance Mentality

In our last article, we showed how the Stone Soup Fable offers a contrast between abundance and scarcity mentality. In... Continue Reading


Leadership Lessons From The Stone Soup Fable

May 31, 2022 1:01 am Published by Comments Off on Leadership Lessons From The Stone Soup Fable

There are many variations on the Stone Soup Fable, but they all involve a kindly traveler coming into a town... Continue Reading