Entries by Jo Plummer

10 Critical Human Resource Challenges in Business as Mission

We asked 25 BAM Practitioners one simple question: What have been the most important HR issues in your BAM business experience? Here are the Top 10 issues that they mentioned the most:   1. Finding the complete package Recruiting and hiring people with the right mix of business skills, character formation and mission-motivation. The biggest issue […]

7 Prayer Habits of Highly Effective People

We asked 15 business people leading Kingdom-building companies around the world what prayer habits, practices or experiences they have found helpful in their business life. We identified 7 reoccurring themes: Prayer habits for effective business people! 1. Weave prayer throughout company life Prayer is something to be ‘threaded’ through the fabric of the business, not […]

How Enterprise Can Fight Slavery: The Freedom Business Alliance

We talked to Jennifer Roemhildt Tunehag about the Freedom Business Alliance initiative and the upcoming Freedom Business Forum. We are hearing the term Freedom Business being used more and more, what is a ‘Freedom Business’?  It’s a business that exists to fight human trafficking. There are several types of business that fit into this category:  businesses that […]

6 BAM Practitioners on Engaging the Customer with Stories

Stories can be a powerful way to engage clients and bring more of a personal connection between your customers and your staff or products. We asked 6 professionals and company owners engaged in business as mission to share how they have used stories to connect with customers, build their brand and sell products, here’s what […]

How Stories Build Company Culture: 5 Business Leaders Share

We asked 5 professionals and company owners engaged in business as mission to share how they have experienced stories being used to build company culture:   We often use stories of our past experiences to show empathy and encourage our staff.  When we feel they are having a hard time on a project or feel […]