As Iron Sharpens Iron

God has called us to business and to live our faith as a great adventure. I love that following Jesus is never dull, as He takes us on a journey from faith to faith, strength to strength and glory to glory. Change is constant in our lives as part of our journey. It’s as certain as…

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How to turn success into a legacy for others instead of a monument to ourselves  You may know the story of Gideon in the Bible. We immediately picture him as brave, fearless, and strong,  the words “mighty man of valour” spring to mind! However Gideon had very low self esteem, was fearful, insecure, and was trying to hide…

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Take Courage

TAKE COURAGE! Ever wonder where that phrase comes from? I did, and it is a phrase that fascinates me because it speaks to me about Action! And you know me, I’m an action gal. So I looked it up, as one does, and discovered a lovely new word…vicissitude! I will explain what it means in…

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#1 Key to Extraordinary Success

#1 Key to Extraordinary Success  We can learn a massive amount of knowledge through higher education, technical skills, time on the job and observation of others. However now we are in our own business or a leader in our workplace how do we keep ourselves fresh, connected and encouraged?  MENTORS are the #1 key to…

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You are a Champion

Just to be sure that I am keeping busy, I have enrolled in a “bootcamp” program for entrepreneurs! The information is awesome, challenging and encouraging all at once! Here at Business Edge we really want to “up” our game and continue to bless our members with relevant information, opportunities and challenges. Thought I would share…

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Connect with people you ‘should’ know !

A group of Business Edge people recently went on a retreat where we discused the topic of  “Intentional Influence”. I came across this article, with reference to a person we know as the founder of Facebook.. it is insightful however and worth a read. ‘Mr Zuckerberg talks about how his goal this year is to…

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CADENCE

Cadence is a musical term that literally means to Fall.  Cadence is falling in step or keeping with the rhythm, pace and flow around you. I recently read about this in John McAuley’s book, “Leading from the in-between”.  A brilliant book that is highly recommended. John describes Cadence. “We need to keep in step with…

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Transformational Thinking

Good morning Business Ed Silvoso is a pioneer of Marketplace Ministry, and transformational thinking. 14 years ago, right at the beginning of Business Edge, we were privileged to be part of a ministry outreach in Buenos Aires with Ed and the Harvest Evangelism team.. we have never been the same!  Thought you would enjoy this…

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Running a business on Christian Principles

Why run a business on Christian principles?  This article is an excerpt from a talk by Steve Wilson CEO of Hideway storage company USA… given at a company meeting! I want our company to do its part to make our communities, our state, and our world a better place to live and work. Since we…

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Happy Birthday Business Edge Yay .. let’s celebrate what God has done! Business Edge was launched officially on 10th April 2003, but it was born in our hearts in the early 90’s. Read our story at http://www.businessedge.org.nz/about-us/ We have just launched our refreshed, new website to celebrate (thanks to the expertise of Josh Moore’s team at…

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