Entries by Justin Setzer

How to Be a Team Player(Part 2)

The informed team player will help you to be a more valuable leader and organization. Why then does the vast majority have difficulty articulating what their companies most Important goal is? There are not many things more deflating from an employee than to realize they have been working on the wrong thing for a period […]

How to Be A Team Player (Part 1)

In sports, the players typically recognized are the stars; the players that have the best stats at the end of the year. Well, what about the rest of the team? Growing up, I loved to watch the NBA. Michael Jordan was my favorite player and was the most popular player of his era. Yet, Jordan […]

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One Trade a Leader Must Never Make

Among other things, leadership always involves decision making. Many of the decisions we make in our roles at work have little to no impact on our personal lives, but not all are work decisions. A few years back, I was at a church leadership conference, led by two top leaders in that industry. The first […]


Three Ways You Can Help Recharge Your Spouse

My wife Christa is the greatest woman I know. I believe that she is a one in a billion type of person. With that being said, there are times when she needs a recharge from the day-to-day. Last week, I came home from work and knew that she had a stressful day with the kids. […]

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What Would You Change?

I love conversations with people who care about me and are willing to ask the tough questions. These people care enough about you to see the good in you but desire to pull out the great. I just had one of those conversations the other day with someone. They were trying to challenge me to […]

My Four Lessons From Almost a Week Without a Smartphone

If you have a smartphone, can you imagine your life without it? I had a small taste of what it was like to not have one after having had one for almost a decade. We can all benefit from advancements in technology these days. We are able to sync calendars, project management software, and see […]