John Chandler

John Chandler

John Chandler is leader of the Spence Network,www.spencenetwork.org. Follow the Spence Network on Facebook and Twitter.

Monday, 19 May 2014 12:17

Edutainment

17 million students are enrolled in America’s colleges and universities. Are they there for education or a good time?

Congregations looking to develop more than one campus face significant challenges.

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 14:05

The new normal — multisite churches

If multisite churches were a Protestant denomination, they would be the fourth largest in the country.

Impulse control and awareness of context are emerging as key indicators.

Wednesday, 02 April 2014 13:23

How well does your staff improvise?

Disruptive innovator competencies include resourcefulness and a high level of output.

Those characteristics are essential to engaging “disruptive innovation.”

It’s not through a heroic leader but in dedicated groups of people putting their shoulders against a common task.

Monday, 17 February 2014 13:49

Big data hiring trends

Large companies are using metrics, not gut instinct, in hiring employees. Pastor search committees, take note.

Monday, 03 February 2014 13:56

Looking for GameChangers

Apparently, innovators are simultaneously disciplined and focused, yet open to creativity and unexpected possibilities.

Friday, 24 January 2014 15:28

The growing costs of convenience

If achieving information requires nothing more than a Google search, what will that do to the task of spiritual formation?

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