July 13, 2011| 0

Looking for a Job? Consider Writing a Personal Biography

by John Terrill and Donovan Richards We all want to grab the attention of someone we hope to impress, and we’re tempted to do just about anything to be noticed. Remember Elle Wood’s pink and scented resume in Legally Blonde? She is not alone; officious employees have tried a myriad of attention grabbing techniques over […]

June 16, 2011| 0

A Creative Headline about Search Engine Optimization

In a recent article titled, “’Google Doesn’t Laugh’: Saving Witty Headlines in the Age of SEO”, published in The Atlantic, David Wheeler suggests that headlines involving word play are going the way of the “classified ad.” With Search Engine Optimization (SEO) becoming the critical component to a well-read article on the Internet, web editors feel […]

October 26, 2010| 0

Business Time Meets Kairos Moments

I never seem to have enough time… Many functions of business divide time into concrete pieces built around deadlines and deliverables. Too often, business time is considered clock time. Personal contributions are heralded for efficiency to the organization, and production inputs are often measured by “just in time” benchmarks. Think of business planning, supply chain […]

April 23, 2010| 0

Life in the Intersection: Reflections on Business in the Way of Jesus

Biblical Texts:  Genesis 28:10-22 and John 1:43-51 [Presented by Uli Chi at Seattle Pacific University's chapel service, April 13, 2010] I was always a bit of geek growing up.  I was the kid who read advanced math and physics books in junior high when others were doing more age-appropriate things.  If you had met me […]

January 20, 2010| 0

Building to Last: The Eternal Impact of Our Earthly Work

Good and Dirty Work On Discovery Channel’s popular show, Dirty Jobs, Mike Rowe, the star and narrator, travels the United States serving in some of the most back-breaking, grungiest jobs one could ever imagine – jobs few of us would ever consider taking, even for one week. Some of his assignments have included road kill […]