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  • "...employees who feel their leaders genuinely care about them as a person and makes the effort to invest in them are far more likely to deliver enhanced service, have a better attitude, and get along with each of their coworkers."

    Loeffler & Church, The Experience, p9

  • Judge Not

    MedalOfHonorWho among us is not guilty of judging, ignoring, or slighting people because of their appearance, education, or because they are the janitor…or the man who cleaned my car yesterday…or the…

    From On Patrol (Fall, 2010): “William “Bill” Crawford was an unimpressive figure, one you could easily overlook during a hectic day at the U.S. Air Force Academy. Mr. Crawford, as most of us referred to him back in the late 1970s, was our squadron janitor.”

    But everything changed—when by accident—the cadets found out who he really was.…

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  • Amazon Reviews: 4.94 Stars!

    “Any leader worth their salt should take this book to heart.”

    “For those that think business and the Bible are an odd pairing, they haven't read 16 Stones.”

    “An excellent leadership book that is enjoyable to read and very applicable to whatever leadership context you might be in.”

    “This is one of the few that really has it all.”

    “This no nonsense text makes leadership accessible to any leader with clear examples, focused calls to action, and biblical examples.”

    16 Stones is used in the Masters Program at both David Lipscomb University and Williamson College

  • On Leading Well…

    "When people aren't clear about priorities, it's because they aren't clear about their purpose."
    Leon Drennan, @CBLR, 4/15/2016

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