Forbes

5 Great Habits for Spiritual Entrepreneurs from Forbes Magazine

Brandon Leadership

Contrary to the approaches of plenty of other ministry leaders, I celebrate spiritual entrepreneurship and believe it’s closely related to the apostolic gifts demonstrated by the church’s earliest missionaries. Because of my for leadership, I read too many articles about it each week. One of my absolute favorites recently was The 8 Top Habits Of Successful Entrepreneurs, from Forbes Magazine. …

Big Cup o' Joe

7 Tips For Better Social Media Connections

Brandon Communications

In the world of social media, there’s a common scenario that goes a little something like this: FOLLOWEE TO NEW FOLLOWER: Hi! Thanks for following. Check out my services and my blog, and like me on ! In other words, I don’t know you or care who you are. I just want you to know me and buy my stuff. …

The Stars

2 Criteria for Redefining Success for Sanity’s Sake

Brandon Leadership

What is success? Most people define it in one of three ways: How many possessions do you own? How much power do you wield over others? How much prestige do you have among peers? American Christians tend to blend right in. We even apply these standards to churches and church leaders. Which church has the biggest budget, the nicest building, …

Make Money Blogging

7 Business Skills You Need If You’re Blogging for Income

Brandon Communications

Blogging is a business, so in addition to good writing and a basic grasp of technical things, you need a certain set of skills if you’re ever going to earn an income from blogging. Consider what Richard Branson said about his own career in publishing: I wanted to be an editor or a journalist… but I soon found I had …