002: Surviving a Building Project

In this episode, Chris Davenport from Church Development Fund shares from decades of experience in construction management the right and wrong ways to tackle a building project – especially when volunteers are involved.

Episode Highlights:

  • Who should (and should not) be making construction decisions within church staff.
  • The steps every Senior Minister needs to take in order to adequately prepare for a building project.
  • The jobs volunteers can do that will actually save you money and best practices on navigating all of the talents and skillsets available in your church congregation.
  • How to gain that new building without losing your job.
  • The biggest budget busters in church construction and how to avoid them.

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001: Maximum Engagement through Social Media

In this episode, Tami Milbrandt walks us through the compelling reasons for having a social media presence as well as the best way to wade into the waters of Facebook and Twitter without drowning. BONUS: The five Inner Circle voices every leader should consult regularly to stay sharp, focused and producing great social media content.

Episode Highlights:

  • Why it is important to be involved in social media; no matter the capacity or time commitment you have available.
  • The natural seasons of social media and the role of consistency among the various networks.
  • Do’s and Dont’s of delegating social media responsibilities with your staff.
  • Tips on how to create a conversation and encourage engagement on various social platforms.
  • Developing your Inner Circle – tips on the 5 voices every marketer should keep front and center to remain sharp and inspired in social marketing.

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