Preaching through Jonah has put me in touch with the parallel between his life as God's servant and any organizational leader's temptation to do what comes more easily, more comfortably, more conveniently, and according to one's preferences rather than from commitment to an external mission.
The Organizational Development Muse
We might turn you down.
We are not persnickety. We do not like to tell someone no. Still, there are times "No" is the right response.
We find it easier to say no if we are clear that helping an organization succeed is the result we seek rather than getting an organization's money.
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