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#GLS14 :: Joseph Grenny – Crucial Conversations

Joseph Grenny is coauthor of three New York Times bestsellers: Influencer, Crucial Conversations, andCrucial Confrontations. His fourth book, Change Anything, is scheduled for release April 2011. He has spent the last 25 years teaching and advising more than one hundred thousand leaders on every major continent from the boardrooms of Fortune 500 companies to the slums of Nairobi, Kenya. Grenny […]

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#GLS14 :: Patrick Lencioni – 3 Mistakes Leaders Make

Pat is the founder of The Table Group and the author of 10 books which have sold over 4 million copies and been translated into more than 25 languages. The Wall Street Journal called him one of the most sought after business speakers in America; he has addressed millions of people at conferences and events around the […]

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#GLS14 :: Bryan Loritts – Jesus’ Organization

Presently, Bryan is the Lead Pastor of Fellowship Memphis- a multicultural church ministering to the evolving community of urban Memphis. Bryan has also served as an adjunct professor at Crichton College, and is on the board of trustees for Biola University and Presbyterian Day School. In addition to serving the community of Memphis, Bryan’s ministry […]

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#GLS14 :: Susan Cain – The Quiet Revolution

SUSAN CAIN is the co-founder of Quiet Revolution LLC and the author of the award-winningNew York Times bestseller QUIET: The Power of Introverts in A World That Can’t Stop Talking, which has been translated into thirty-six languages, has appeared on many “Best of” lists, and was named the #1 best book of the year by Fast Company magazine, which […]

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#GLS14 Jeffrey Immelt – CEO of GE

Mr. Immelt has held several global leadership positions since coming to GE in 1982, including roles in GE’s Plastics, Appliances, and Healthcare businesses. In 1989 he became an officer of GE and joined the GE Capital Board in 1997. Mr. Immelt has been named one of the “World’s Best CEOs” three times by Barron’s, and since he began […]

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#GLS14 Session 2 :: Carly Fiorina – Leadership is a Choice

Carly started out as a secretary for a small real‐estate business. She then joined AT&T in an entry‐ level sales position. Fifteen years later she led AT&T’s spin‐out of Lucent Technologies and then Lucent’s North American operations. In 1999, she was recruited to Hewlett‐Packard where she would become the first woman to lead a Fortune […]

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#GLS14 Session 1 :: Bill Hybels – Hard Fought Leadership Lessons

Bill Hybels is the founding and senior pastor of Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, Illinois, and the chairman of the board for Willow Creek Association. He convened The Global Leadership Summit in 1995, following a God-given prompting to help raise and develop the spiritual gift of leadership for the local church. Both visionary and passionate about seeing […]

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My Church Social Media Story

2008: That was the year that I started using social media for my church. At that time Facebook had been released to the public for about two years, and Twitter was still in it’s infancy. I started a Facebook Page and Twitter profile for my church, and began to figure it out. Since that time, […]

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5 Things You Need to Know About the New Facebook Page Layout for Your Church

2 Days… That’s how long you have until Facebook will force your church to switch to the new Page layout. Historically Facebook changes are not welcome in the online community, but this time Facebook has learned from it’s mistakes. Almost all of these changes are going to be helpful for your church. So if you haven’t […]

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Blogging for Your Church

Panic. That’s the emotion a friend of mine was feeling when she sent me an email recently. She works in church communications and was panicking because her pastor was pushing her to start a blog for their church. Her exact words were, “We don’t even have a grasp on Facebook and Twitter and he wants […]

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