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Work Continues to Invade Our Private Lives through Technology

From work emails to phone calls and social media, more employees are struggling to divide their personal and work lives, especially executives. One third of Americans never even turn off their cell phones, and the constant access to work communication can prove stressful, especially for the extroverts who fear missing out. More introverted employees can 

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Cell Phone Use Drives Empathy Decline and Lost Conversations

The popularity of cell phones are driving a striking decline in empathy as more regular users are missing out on the benefits of in-person conversations. Couples are writing via text messages rather than conversing in real person, families spend time “together” but on their phones, and job applicants struggle in interviews after writing excellent letters. 

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Multisite Church Trends for 2014 from Jim Tomberlin

Multisite church trends have changed from year to year… but the momentum and sustainability of the multisite revolution will continue well into 2014.  Jim Tomberlin knows as well as anyone what is happening in multisite these days. Here’s what he thinks we’ll see more of in 2014 in Multisite Church Trends: Megachurches becoming giga-churches. Megachurches are getting 

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New Series: Church Rescue

A new show offers to help church ‘reestablish themselves in the marketplace, not so they can turn themselves into profitable enterprises, but so they can continue spreading the good word to their followers.’ Yes… that’s a new show on the National Geographic channel. Here’s the press release.  Question:  will you be watching? Religious institutions are 

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