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Hallmarks of Effective Leadership II

We are all leaders in one way or another. We are either leading ourselves in the pursuit of our goals and dreams or leaders in our homes, workplaces, churches or communities. Leadership requires courage. Every leader must be courageous. Someone has said that courage is not the absence of fear but the mastery of fear; the...

Hallmarks of Effective Leadership I

All over the world today, there’s a call for effective leadership. Nations are crying for leaders who would lead them out of the crisis created by COVID 19.There is a direct link between effective leadership and the growth of any organization. A leadership expert, John C. Maxwell, has described this as the law of...

Do you excel in goodness?

For he was a good man, full of the Spirit and of faith Acts 11:24 Barnabas was one of the leaders whom God used in establishing the early church in Asia. He was willing to give Paul a chance after Paul's conversion to Christianity at a time when other believers were skeptical. I think the...

Understanding the Times

of the sons of Issachar who had understanding of the times, to know what Israel ought to do, their chiefs were two hundred; and all their brethren were at their command; I Chronicles 12:32 NKJV The COVID pandemic that struck the globe this year has tested the pulses of leaders across the world - from...

Leadership 101 – Managing Emotions

Leadership is perhaps one of the toughest jobs a person may have to do. This is because leaders are required to keep their heads when all around them people are losing theirs. We all lead in various ways - parents lead their children or their households at home, older siblings lead younger ones, managers lead...

A Father’s Advice.

My son listen to your father’s instruction and do not forsake the law of your mother; for they will be a graceful ornament on your head, and chains about your neck Proverbs 1:8As we prepare to celebrate Fathers' day in a few days, Floodlightdaily.com asked some of its readers to share the best advice...

Don’t Compare Yourself with Others!

I recently read an inspiring story about a man who during his childhood was an attendant at a public toilet at Bantama, a suburb of Kumasi in Ghana. This man by the assistance God brought to him in diverse ways was able to complete his basic education, secondary education, obtain a bachelor's degree from...

FOOTPRINTS ON THE SANDS OF TIME

It’s nice to go to the beach and feel the wind whip through your hair or caress your face. It’s heavenly to feel the soft sand beneath your feet. It’s refreshing to hear the delighted screams of children as they play along the shore. You leave footprints behind as a relic of your coming...

Working from Home; Memoirs

COVID-19 brought in its wake a total or partial lock down in many countries around the globe. In areas where there was no lock down, there were restrictions on public gathering and social distancing became the new normal. As a result schools were closed, churches were shut, bars were closed and many employees had...