Catalyst 2018 LIVE Notes // Andy Stanley on Asking Great Questions

I’m live blogging from Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is a next-generation conference that embolden leaders from all over the world. The theme of Catalyst for 2018 is “Of Good Courage.” Andy Stanley is a best-selling author of senior pastor of North Point Community Church. Great leaders always ask great questions. Great leaders aren’t afraid of surrounding yourself with people who can ask great questions. As a leader, you can feel like people are questioning you. As a leader, if you bristle every single time they question, the chances are you’re not going to ...

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Catalyst 2018 LIVE Notes // Jon Acuff on Finishing Goals

I’m live blogging from Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is a next-generation conference that embolden leaders from all over the world. The theme of Catalyst West for 2018 is “Of Good Courage.” Jon Acuff is the New York Times Bestselling author of six books including his most recent Wall Street Journal #1 Bestseller, Finish: Give yourself the gift of done. Fun matters. It is the great ROI of goals. The most popular with SMART goals. Where is the fun in being specific, measurable, attainable, realistic, and time-bound? Some of you guys got into ministry and got ...

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Catalyst 2018 LIVE Notes // Bob Goff, Best-selling Author of “Love Does”

I’m live blogging from Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is a next-generation conference that embolden leaders from all over the world. The theme of Catalyst West for 2018 is “Of Good Courage.” Bob Goff is the best-selling author of Love Does and Founder of Restore International. Do I want to right or do I want to be like Jesus? Being Jesus isn’t easy but it’s simple. Test everything I say by the Word of God. We don’t have just much time to argue with people. We don’t have time. God just needs humble people who just wants to be like him. We don't have ...

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Catalyst 2018 LIVE Notes // Andy Stanley On How To Lead With Courage

I’m live blogging from Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is a next-generation conference that embolden leaders from all over the world. The theme of Catalyst West for 2018 is “Of Good Courage.” Andy Stanley is a best-selling author of senior pastor of North Point Community Church. A single act of courage is often the catalyst for extraordinary. Think of the single act of courage of these leaders. It took one single act. Martin Luther -  Breaking with the Catholic Church Bill Hybels - Told his father he wouldn't be inheriting his father's family business ...

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3 Steps for Introducing Change Every Leader Needs to Know

Think back to the last time you tried to change something at work or in your life. You were burdened with a new idea and convinced that it was going to be the silver bullet to solve all your woes. You were going to be the hero. Life was never going to be the same again. And everything was going to go up and to the right. Perhaps you’re an outlier and it always goes as planned, but if you’re like me (and probably the majority of us), you’ve had your fair share of falling flat on your face. Unless your change effort leads you closer to fulfilling the vision of ...

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Catalyst 2017 LIVE Notes // Brene Brown on Braving the Wilderness

I’m live blogging from Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is a next-generation conference that embolden leaders from all over the world. The theme of Catalyst for 2017 is “Of Good Courage.” Brene Brown researcher professor of University of Houston. She is the author of Braving the Wilderness and Rising Strong. I want to talk about belonging and true belonging. I want to talk about Maya Angelou. I got to experience how she was unsparing about violence, gender, and race. I read every performance, every book, every interview, but I disagree with one and only thing. ...

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Catalyst 2017 LIVE Notes // Andy Stanley on Secrets of Asking Powerful Questions

Great leaders always ask great questions. Great leaders aren’t afraid of surrounding yourself with people who can ask hard questions. As a leader, if you bristle every single time they question, the chances are you’re not going to surround yourself with people like that. You can lead people who don’t report to you. But if you do not surround yourself with people who have permission to ask you tough and hard questions, then you don’t have the right people around you. The truth is you’re not the smartest person around you. Leaders who won’t listen will ...

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Catalyst 2017 LIVE Notes // Christine Caine on Living with Courage

I’m live blogging from Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is a next-generation conference that embolden leaders from all over the world. The theme of Catalyst for 2017 is “Of Good Courage.” Christine Caine is the founder of A21 Campaign and Propel. You can ride on the momentum of what you've done. It's no longer courage but momentum and that's not good. I've been impacted by the story of Joshua 5. Crossing the Jordan river is one thing and crushing the giants is another thing. We wonder, "How am I going to run this organization?" "How am I going to ______?" M...

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Catalyst 2017 LIVE Notes // Tim Tebow on How to Stay Courageous When Life Gets Tough

I’m live blogging from Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is a next-generation conference that embolden leaders from all over the world. The theme of Catalyst for 2017 is “Of Good Courage.” Tim Tebow is a Heisman Trophy Winner and author of Shaken and Through My Eyes. It matters what you team you're on. It matters who's on your team. Together you're crushing it. But, there's a lot of time in life where you're fired up, life happens. A lot of little things in life that happens starts to dissipate. How do you get back up? How do you stay courageous even if life gets ...

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Catalyst 2017 LIVE Notes // Christy Wright on How to Overcome Fear

I’m live blogging from Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is a next-generation conference that embolden leaders from all over the world. The theme of Catalyst for 2017 is “Of Good Courage.” Christy Wright is the Certified Business Coach; Author of Business Boutique There is freedom on the other side of your free, but it's up to you to get to the other side. We have this idea that we have to feel courageous to act courageous. What if you're in a situation when you're plain scared, what you do? What do you when God is calling you for something huge and you feel so ...

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