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Vision Requires Change

In Leading Change, Productivity, Vision and Culture by Jeremy Gorham

Vision is the difference between reaching your goals, and falling short.  Vision is also the difference between people choosing the uncomfortable over that which is comfortable. Let’s be honest, we like comfort.  Here’s the problem with that—the most important actions in life that we need to take in order to reach our goals are often the most uncomfortable ones to …

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Leading Change by Creating Urgency

In Leading Change by admin

One of the greatest factors in producing positive change in any organization, especially the church, is how well urgency is leveraged.  Unfortunately there are two enemies to urgency that a leader needs to be aware of when leading positive change in the church. Complacency False Urgency In his book, A Sense of Urgency, John P. Kotter points out that any …