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character

5 [New] Character Rules Every Leader Should Follow

By Carey Nieuwhof

Character has always been important, but it seems like it’s never been as important as it is now. There have been far too many stories…

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insecure

7 Signs The Insecure Leader on the Team…Is You

By Carey Nieuwhof

Ever feel a little insecure as a leader? You’re not alone. Insecurity is something I’ve battled, and I can think of almost no-one in leadership…

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challenges

The 7 Most Likely Challenges To Take You Out or Stunt Your Growth As a Leader

By Carey Nieuwhof

You didn’t start out in leadership to give up early or never realize your potential, but admit it: you’ve seen it happen to leaders around…

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cynics

How to Handle the Cynics and Pessimists in Your Life

By Carey Nieuwhof

Leadership takes courage, and my guess is that some days it feels the cynics and pessimists have sucked almost all the courage and hope out…

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passion

Do You Have the Passion Level of a Successful Leader? How to Tell

By Carey Nieuwhof

If there’s one characteristic I see in successful leaders in growing churches and organizations, it’s passion. The more church leaders I connect with, the more…

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distractions

7 Stupid Distractions Every Leader Should Eliminate

By Carey Nieuwhof

Ever notice your day seems to vaporize and you wonder what happened to all your best intentions? You’re ready to leave work but you barely…

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blindspots

7 Leadership Blind Spots That Drive Your Team Crazy

By Carey Nieuwhof

If you lead, you are more than aware of the incredible responsibility you have toward others. Leadership, by definition, is not a solo sport. You’re leading others,…

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jealousy

Jealousy, Envy, Insecurity and the Heart of A Pastor

By Carey Nieuwhof

You’ve felt it. Someone you know (or follow) is experiencing ‘success’ in their lives and leadership in a way you’re not. Maybe their church or…

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