Encore Episode: Staff Development Keys for a Healthier Culture // Scott Wiggins, Pinelake Church

Thanks for joining us on Season 3 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast , brought to you by The Best Christian Workplaces Institute.  You’ll learn how to build a flourishing workplace culture that drives the ministry impact of your organization, your church, or your company, brought to you by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute. Now here’s your host, BCWI…

A lot could change in 365 days:

Chad Carter is the Senior Director of Human Resources at The Gideons International. For the past 8 years, Carter and the executive team at The Gideons International have surveyed and assessed their organizational culture using the Employee Engagement Survey every year. Through consistent surveying and implementation practices, Carter and The Gideons International team have seen their organizational…

4th Annual BCWI Reader and Listener Survey Results!

We asked for your feedback, and you responded! Result: A better Flourishing Culture Blog and Podcast for you and your teams in 2019! Continuing to deliver what you want! Fresh, proven, practical insights to improve your culture! Timely interviews with wise, experienced Christian leaders! Continued focus on building trust, improved communication and resolving conflict! Real-world…

Encore Episode: How Leadership Excellence Achieves Flourishing Culture // Tami Heim, Christian Leadership Alliance

Thanks for joining us on Season 3 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! You’ll learn how to build a flourishing workplace culture that drives the ministry impact of your organization, your church or your company. Brought to you by The Best Christian Workplaces Institute. Listen to the Audio Listen in iTunes | Listen in Stitcher Radio How do you help…

Season 3 Episode 2: How To Avoid Four Culture Risks // Deborah Limb, CRISTA

Thanks for joining us on Season 3 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! One of the smartest, most effective ways to value and improve the health of your organizational culture is to think about your culture through the mind of an engineer. Today, you’re going to hear from a Christian leader—an executive vice president and chief operating officer—who’s…

Meet the 148 Certified Best Christian Workplaces for 2017

MERCER ISLAND, Wash. – The Best Christian Workplaces Institute today honors 148 ministries, churches, and Christian-owned businesses as “Certified Best Christian Workplaces.” These organizations participated in the online, confidential employee engagement survey between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017. It marks the largest number of annual certified honorees in BCWI’s 15-year history. The 148…

Season 2 Episode 29: How to Create a Healthy Leadership Transition // Vince Burens, Coalition for Christian Outreach

Thanks for joining us on Season 2 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! Is your organization facing a major leadership change on the horizon? How can you create a healthy transition at the CEO level? And how might having a flourishing culture help in the process? Listen to the Audio Listen in iTunes | Listen in Stitcher Radio Today’s guest…

5 Action Steps to Transform Your Culture’s Health in 1 Year

If you worked hard to change the health of your staff culture, how much improvement could you expect to see in one year? The Challenge Community Christian Church began in 1991 in Naperville, Illinois, with five friends just out of college who wanted to start an impact church that would reproduce itself and be the…

Let These 3 Culture Protectors Work for You

The remarkable near-toxic-to-flourishing culture comeback at Willow Creek Community Church has inspired Christian leaders everywhere. How can the same three proven “culture protectors,” which helped transform Willow’s culture, work for your organization? The Challenge Willow Creek’s “before” story wasn’t pretty. In 2008, bubbling staff tensions with unfocused ministries, stressed budgets, people transitions, and a Great…

Episode Encore: 8 Factors of a Flourishing Culture // Al Lopus, BCWI President

Welcome to The Flourishing Culture Podcast! Last week, we announced our new list of 2017 Certified Best Christian Workplaces. In honor of our announcement, we’re replaying this listener favorite episode, where we talk about what it takes to become a Certified organization and what factors define a truly flourishing workplace culture. Listen to the Audio Listen in iTunes | Listen in…