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

Ken Blanchard on The Biggest Leadership Challenge of Our Day

Ken Blanchard is: Co-author of the breakthrough best-selling book, The One Minute Manager Co-founder the global leadership development organization, Lead Like Jesus An A+ communicator with 3 timeless leadership insights for you! The Question While sitting with Ken Blanchard, there were at least 500 questions I wanted to ask him. Yet, with limited time, I…

Season 2 Episode 6: How To Be An Inspirational Leader // Al Lopus, BCWI President

Thanks for joining us on Season 2 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! What is the primary driver that differentiates a flourishing Christian workplace from others? In our research, we have found that Inspirational Leadership is the most important factor in creating a healthy culture. Listen to the Episode Listen in iTunes | Listen in Stitcher Radio Inspirational Leadership is nothing…

Season 2 Episode 5: How to Apologize in the Workplace // Dr. Jennifer Thomas

Thanks for joining us on Season 2 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! As a leader, what’s the best way to handle a mistake you or your team has made? As an individual, how do you reconcile damaged relationships that result from a mistake? Today, we will look at what makes a meaningful, effective apology when – as the…

I’m Sorry: 5 Powerful Ways to Sincerely Apologize

Have you ever felt –or dealt – the bitter, lingering taste of a failed apology? I bring this up because it doesn’t have to be this way – when you know the solution. The Challenge The looming possibility of mis-apologizing to someone can seriously affect both your relationship and your broader reputation throughout the organization. You don’t…

Season 2 Episode 4: How to Give and Receive Feedback Well // Sheila Heen

Thanks for joining us on Season 2 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! As a leader, what’s one of the hardest things you face at work? What’s the one thing you put off, the thing you avoid, the thing you absolutely do not look forward to?  If your answer is “having difficult conversations,” then you’re really going to…

Season 2 Episode 3: Building a Strategic HR Function // Giselle Jenkins, BCWI

Thanks for joining us on Season 2 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! Is your Human Resource department providing you the strategic value it could or should?  We are seeing a sea shift in the role Human Resources plays in the church and Christian organizations. As we have worked with hundreds of Christian organizations, we are seeing the…