Asking for Help

In part one of this series, I wrote about using forms and processes to be more effective and efficient in helping people. In part two, I took it a step further by writing about offering help on-demand, anticipating the help others might need and making it available 24/7 online. Now, I want to turn the…

Stop Using Ugly and Copyrighted Photos!

I spend a lot of time looking at church communications: websites, newsletters, bulletins, magazines, flyers, etc. One of the things that constantly catches my attention is the use of ugly, pixelated, blurry and copyrighted photos. The ugly photos detract from your message. Especially in a world of slick publications and media, these photos stick out…

There is something about a @name

Names are powerful, personal, emotional. Don’t believe me?┬áThink about how you feel when someone butchers your name. It happens all the time. For some reason, it sticks in my brain, a memory from high school. I was at a music competition. Yes, I was in band in high school. You aren’t surprised are you? I…