What do I do when everyone around me is getting promoted?

Perhaps nothing exposes our conditional happiness more than when people around us are getting the things we want. Sometimes this turns to jealousy. Other times, it fuels our resolve to try again, or try harder, or try elsewhere. But what if not getting what we want is the way to find true contentment?
Tags:  Contentment, Workmatters, Ambition

How God notices our work

It is all too easy to pass by ordinary people doing ordinary tasks in ordinary places. We might even see what they do as insignificant, meaningless or unimportant. Yet time and time again we see that God shows up mightily in what many may consider mundane.
Tags:  Advent, Workmatters, Work

It's time to be brave

At your work, are there certain subjects that are 'no fly zones' for what's appropriate in conversation? Politics, maybe? A position on some controversial issue like gun control or immigration, perhaps? What about matters concerning your faith? The Bible says we're to be ambassadors for Christ at work, but that's not always comfortable, it is?
Tags:  Bravery, Workmatters, Boldness

Ordering your private world

Time. There's just not enough of it. Work, family, church, hobbies, causes, ... and the unplanned events. Some days are exhausting and even a little chaotic. Here's a simple formula for bringing clarity and simplicity to the demands on our time.
Tags:  Time, Margin, Roth, Workmatters