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passion

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

By Carey Nieuwhof | August 16, 2018

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 | March 7, 2018

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 | February 1, 2018

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 | January 11, 2018

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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affair

If You’re Going to Have An Affair in 2018, It’s Probably This One

By Carey Nieuwhof | December 27, 2017

So could you end up having an affair as a leader–even as a well-intentioned Christian leader? I think the answer is absolutely.  Obviously, some leaders have…

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25-year-old self

12 Things I’d Tell My 25-Year-Old Self (About Life and Leadership)

By Carey Nieuwhof | October 26, 2017

“So, what would you tell your 25-year-old self?” I get that question all the time from young leaders. It’s a great question. There are so…

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mentor

7 Easy Ways to Blow It With A Mentor

By Carey Nieuwhof | August 28, 2017

Almost every leader you talk to these days either wants a mentor; has a mentor or is mentoring someone. I talk to scores of young leaders…

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quality

3 Easy Ways To Know the Quality of Your Leadership

By Carey Nieuwhof | August 14, 2017

One of the most difficult aspects of leadership is to know how you’re doing as a leader. Add a little insecurity into the mix, and…

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