Al Lopus is the Cofounder and CEO at Best Christian Workplaces Institute. He is an organizational culture and leadership consultant, coach, speaker and author.

Season 2 Episode 14: How to Define Your Cultural Distinctives // Kelly O’Donnell, Central Christian Church

Thanks for joining us on Season 2 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! How can clearly defining your church’s distinct culture both transform your team and increase your ministry impact? That’s exactly what happened with the 120-employee staff at Central Christian Church in Mesa, Arizona. Listen to the Audio Listen in iTunes | Listen in Stitcher Radio With us…

What is “God’s Unique Fingerprint” for Your Organization?

For Central Christian Church in Phoenix, Arizona, it was one of those “moment of truth” opportunities that caused leadership to hold their breath. The best part is what happened next . . . The Challenge Kelly O’ Donnell, Central’s Executive Director, reveals what was at stake: “We were growing in numbers, and yet we could…

Episode Encore: How to Be a Servant Leader // Ken Blanchard

Thanks for joining us on Season 2 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! What can leaders learn from “the greatest leadership role model of all time”?  Our guest today not only coined that phrase, but is also best known as one of the most influential leadership experts in the world. Listen to the Episode Listen in iTunes | Listen…

Season 2 Episode 12: How To Move Culture from Toxic to Flourishing // Craig Warner, The Gideons International

Thanks for joining us on Season 2 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! One of the most remarkable cultural transformations we’ve seen comes from one of the oldest and most revered Chrisitan ministries. In the past 6 years, Craig Warner, Executive Director of The Gideons International, has moved their workplace culture from toxic to one that’s very healthy. Today, we’re…

3 Strategies to Help Your Employees Love Coming to Work

Love one another with mutual affection; outdo one another in showing honor (Romans 12:10, NRSV). Craig Warner, Executive Director of The Gideons International, carries the truth of these words to his Nashville office every working day. It’s a good ending to a story that didn’t have the happiest beginning. Craig has the gift of not…

Season 2 Episode 11: How To Build Trust and Open Communication // Bob Lonac, CRISTA

Thanks for joining us on Season 2 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! How can leaders build a culture of trust and open communication? Today, it’s our pleasure to welcome Bob Lonac, President and Chief Executive Officer of CRISTA. The number one strength CRISTA scored on the BCWI Employee Engagement Survey is trust. And right there with trust,…