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Business That's Good

Business can be good—not just effective, but transformational—changing lives, causing human flourishing and manifesting God's Kingdom. Here I offer my experience as a Christian entrepreneur with the hope that you too will launch and enjoy a business that's good.

US Department of Agriculture Poster: Need Marketing Advice?

I found this poster (circa 1941-1945) while trolling around Wikimedia this morning. Looking at the illustration, I'm assuming it's an offer by US Department of Agriculture's Forest Service to help land owners market and sell their timber.

And you thought marketing was a newer discipline. Read more about US Department of Agriculture Poster: Need Marketing Advice?

Working in the center

three circlesI met with a client this morning for whom I've been developing a strategic marketing plan. We had reached a point in the process where some critical decisions had to be made. As we talked through the options my client commented how grateful he was for the process as it has helped him better define his business. He said it reinforced what was important to him and it made it easier to focus on what mattered. Read more about Working in the center

Typographic Verses

Do you like the Bible? How about typography? UK web designer, Christian, musician and confessed tea drinker, Jonathan Ogden has combined both with his collection of lovely verses set in great type. Make sure you check out his awesome work. Here are a few samples:

jonathan ogden joshua 1:9

jonathan ogden romans 8:38 Read more about Typographic Verses

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