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Have You Reached a Growth Ceiling?

by Chris Cloud Continuing on the theme of ‘maximizing BAM success factors’ we have invited guest authors to highlight what they consider key factors contributing to success and growth for BAM practitioners. Business consultant Chris Cloud shares this mini-series on how to break through your growth ceiling.   A former client of mine, a venture capitalist, said […]

Wealth Creation Manifesto

Background The Lausanne Movement and BAM Global organized a Global Consultation on The Role of Wealth Creation for Holistic Transformation, in Chiang Mai, Thailand, in March 2017. About 30 people from 20 nations participated, primarily from the business world, and also from church, missions and academia. The findings will be published in several papers and a book, […]

Calling the Church to Affirm Wealth Creators

by David Bennett ‘What is the role of wealth creation in holistic transformation?’ Have you ever heard a sermon or participated in a small group Bible study that answered this question? If your answer is ‘No’, you are not alone. Although I have been preaching and teaching the Bible for over four decades, I had never […]

Identifying and Maximizing BAM Success Factors Part 2

By Paul Harrington In this new series on ‘BAM Success Factors’ we invite guest authors to share what they consider the key factors contributing to success and growth for BAM practitioners. To open up the series, Paul Harrington gives us an overview of the most important BAM success factors he has identified through research. Read Part […]

Identifying and Maximizing BAM Success Factors Part 1

By Paul Harrington In this new series on ‘BAM Success Factors’ we invite guest authors to share what they consider the key factors contributing to success and growth for BAM practitioners. To open up the series, Paul Harrington gives us an overview of the most important BAM success factors he has identified through research.  BAM Success […]

Leadership Character Trait #7: Personal Courage

By Dave Kahle In a previous post, I wrote that qualities of character in the CEO were a more important indicator of business success than the business model. In this following series of posts, I’m going to share those qualities that I believe mark a great business leader. Leadership Character Trait #7: Personal Courage In this series, […]

Leadership Character Trait #5: Rock-solid Integrity

By Dave Kahle In a previous post, I wrote that qualities of character in the CEO were a more important indicator of business success than the business model. In this following series of posts, I’m going to share those qualities that I believe mark a great business leader. Leadership Character Trait #5: Rock-solid Integrity In my […]

Leadership Character Trait #4: An Unwavering Self-control

By Dave Kahle In a previous post, I wrote that qualities of character in the CEO were a more important indicator of business success than the business model. In this following series of posts, I’m going to share those qualities that I believe mark a great business leader. Leadership Character Trait #4: An Unwavering Self-control Previously, […]

Leadership Character Trait #3: A Continuous Quest for More

By Dave Kahle In a previous post, I wrote that qualities of character in the CEO were a more important indicator of business success than the business model. In this following series of posts, I’m going to share those qualities that I believe mark a great business leader. Leadership Character Trait #3: A Continuous Quest for […]