Global Leadership Network UK & Ireland

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What Do People Think of Christianity? Part 2 – Will Bissett

2. Was there an outstanding finding? Were there any surprises? The sample was split into 3 groups; regulars (attending church at least once a month), affiliates (identified as Christian but with low or no attendance), Others (no Christian affiliation). Whilst it may seem obvious that Regulars would rate God, Jesus, Christians, Christianity and Church more […]

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What Do People Think of Christianity? Part 1 – Will Bissett

A study into perceptions of the Christian faith held by those on the fringes, and those outside the church The Prime Minister has asserted that the UK is a Christian country. Is he right? In the 2011 census just over 59{%} of people in the UK claimed some kind of Christian affiliation or identity. Other […]

GLS Taster Session with Joseph Grenny
Difficult Conversations – Joseph Grenny

Joseph Grenny gives an injection of leadership wisdom at Willow Creek Community Church to launch The Global Leadership Summit 2014 season. Grenny focuses on disproportionate influence in critical moments and how to understand it from a leadership perspective. Find out more about the Global Leadership Summit 2014

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Challenges and Solutions to Make Your Church More Effective Today – Part 2

Challenge two – Relationships and accountability It is not uncommon in churches for relationships to have great centrality. As Christians we value fellowship, we want to build community and we believe in the importance of trying to act as a family. This can give real strength to our communities, but it can also mean that […]

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A Beginner’s Guide to Managing Staff – Part 5: The Review – John Truscott

“Ah,” you say, “the dreaded annual appraisal”. To confirm your feelings, watch this clip (ignore the non-appraisal bit!): And that’s what appraisal is all about for many line managers, with Christians being little different. Sad. So let’s start again. I’ll avoid the A word and use the broader R one, Review. Here are four key […]

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A Beginner’s Guide to Managing Staff – Part 4: The Plan – John Truscott

This time I build on the three foundations of job description, person profile and employment terms to create a plan for the worker that will give them a right balance of challenge and support. Getting that balance just right is your responsibility. It will be different for each person you manage. No, not easy! Personal […]

NEW! Secrets of Dynamic Communication

Dear Friends Just a note to advise that we have just taken delivery of this great book by the excellent Ken Davis. Ken has spoken at Willow a good number of times over the years – in the church and also at the Preaching and Teaching conferences. He is a speaker, a comedian and a […]

Comms Lab with Rob Harley
Comms Lab with Rob Harley – 12

Comms Lab 12 Video This week: Reflecting on life lessons from Sir Edmund Hillary Unlikely Heroes The Power of a Great start to your message Main Page Comms Lab Main Page Further Resources Click here for other resources available by Rob Harley. The Labs {%}CommsLabDirectory{%}