May 16, 2018
Welcome to the 120th episode of the Joshua Gagnon Leadership Podcast! If you enjoy listening to this podcast and it has helped you and your team in any way, please leave us a review on Apple Podcast or Stitcher or take the time to share it on social media. Do you have a question for Pastor Josh about leadership, ministry, or any other topic we’ve covered on the podcast so far? Submit your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org or @joshgagnon on Twitter and Pastor Josh might answer it on a future episode! Thoughts from this episode: Start with explaining the why. The why establishes urgency, reason, purpose, passion, and a feeling of resilience. Great leaders are thinking about the decisions they’re making not because they want to grow an organization, but because they want to grow people. WHO: Who is your leadership going to affect? Who is responsible for making sure your decisions as a leader are being followed through? WHAT: What is a win? WHEN: Set a deadline. A leader that doesn’t give their teams deadlines is a leader that is running around with all loose ends. HOW MUCH: Define how much money, time, who is in charge of following up, and set a deadline.