Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Job-hopping millennials are getting older

Trinity Lutheran College to close
The Daily Herald: The school will cease all instruction May 7, said Jim Lindus, who was appointed to the position of executive director of the private college on Thursday. "The business model we have is not sustainable, not with the number of students we have," Lindus said.

When the 10-year work anniversary is a personal failure
Bloomberg Business: Job-hopping millennials are getting older. Unlike previous generations of young people who eventually settled into a company for long-term financial security, the generation born between 1982 and 2004 isn't taking the bait, a new survey shows.

Why 734 pastors quit (and how their churches could have kept them)
Christianity Today: No sabbatical. No help with counseling. No clear picture of what's expected. Hundreds of former evangelical pastors say these were the crucial elements missing from the final churches they led before quitting the pastorate, according to a recent study by LifeWay Research.

Strategy and execution are the same thing
Harvard Business Review: Roger L. Martin writes that we would get better "execution" if we stopped using the term and instead recognized that everybody in the organization makes choices as to what to do and what not to do.

What landing a rover on Mars teaches you about leadership and teamwork
Smithsonian Magazine: In his new book, "The Right Kind of Crazy," NASA engineer Adam Steltzner shares his insights on how to inspire people to make the impossible possible.

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