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Brian Dodd

Brian Dodd serves as Director of New Ministry Relationships for Injoy Stewardship Solutions where he helps churches fully fund their mission and vision. During the last 15+ years, he has spent each day having one-on-one conversations with many of the greatest church leaders in America. Brian has more than 30 years of church volunteer and staff experience. He blogs regularly on leadership topics at:

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Leadership | Church Culture | Ministry

How to Lead Leaders: 13 Core Principles for Managing Players (and Pastors)

By: Brian Dodd
March 27, 2019

Healthy churches are led by leaders who are intentional about coaching up and leading others on their team. But how do pastors do this well? In Tom Verducci’s classic book, The Cubs Way, he chronicles the team’s owner Tom Ricketts’s acquisition of Theo Epstein to head all baseball operations, the subsequent construction of the team, and manager Joe Maddon’s leadership style, which he calls his “13 Core Principles Of Managing.”

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