Category: Arrow Entrepreneur

hiring more like Jesus

Are You Managing Your Business Relationships as Jesus Would?

Growing your business is challenging and fun. But growth means working with more people, and that requires close attention to whom you invite to work in your company. Whether it’s a new partner, supplier, or employee, new people create complexity … Continued

Values Driven Marketing

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know just how much things have changed over the past few years in our business, political and economic worlds regarding people’s relationship with the truth. The current atmosphere of “fake news” and … Continued

God-centered value chain

Designing a Jesus-Centered Value Chain

A business’ value chain is that set of activities that a company performs in order to ensure the delivery of high value goods and services to market. A hallmark of a Jesus-centered business is that at every turn, care is given … Continued

Dealing with Uncertainty as a Christian Business Leader

It seems that no matter how you plan the unexpected happens, and the uncertainty of business can certainly cause stress and frustration, when you’re the one that the buck stops with. Market values fluctuate, customer behaviors change, and your wins … Continued

Things we can learn from Strive Masiyiwa’s life

Last week we discussed the life and faith of Strive Masiyiwa, the billionaire founder of Econet Wireless, Africa’s largest cellular service provider. Strive’s life is a truly impressive testament to the power of faith and love, and, as an outspoken … Continued

The Faith of Strive Masiyiwa

It can sometimes seem difficult to find ways to marry your faith with your business. In a predominately secular business world, being open about your faith can sometimes feel like a liability. But there are numerous examples of successful businesspeople … Continued

Listening skills

Silence is Golden

What kind of letter grade would you get on listening? Would your customers, staff, vendors, family and friends say you are a great listening? Would God say you listen well? Listening is a key theme in Scripture. Proverbs is filled … Continued

Jesus and profit

Money Matters

The Bible speaks a lot about money. For starters, there are plenty of cautions about money. In 1 Timothy 6:10, Paul provides this stark caution, “The love of money is a root of all kinds of evil. Some people, eager for … Continued

Leading more like Jesus

The Power of Principled Leadership

Leadership matters. Great leaders are a strategic leverage point for personal, business and organizational influence and transformation. There are now literally hundreds of interpretations of what constitutes great leadership. Too often the focus is on position, power, or charisma. Images … Continued

The 6 stakeholders in your Christian business

Who Are Your Stakeholders?

Ever since the Dutch invented the modern concept of the corporation in 17th century, it’s been commonly believed that the only stakeholders a business needs to worry about are those who hold financial shares in the company. Makes sense, since … Continued