But the LORD said to Samuel, “Do not consider his appearance or his height, for I have rejected him. The LORD does not look at the things man looks at. Man looks at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart.” 1 Samuel 16:7Pure HEART…
“Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.” Mark 12:30 A Passionate Heart
In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I will not be afraid. What can mortal man do to me? Psalm 56:4 A Faith-filled Heart
No man is fit to command another that cannot command himself. - William Penn You manage things, you lead people. - Admiral Grace Murray Hopper
What business are we in? What are we committed to?What results do we want to achieve?
Diagnose the environment Reflect of what is the organizations PURPOSE.
A mission statement explains why the organization exists — its overallpurpose. The mission statement also states what the organization doesright now, in the most general sense. In this way, the missionalso sets parameters for what the organization, through omission, does notdo.
The vision statement articulates the future of theorganization and the community that it serves. Thevision statement, when compared with the currentreality of the organization or the community, impliesthe work still needs to be accomplished. In this way, itlends credibility and motivation to the missionstatement.
Mission: Refugee Action exists to enablerefugees to build new lives, through adviceand information, community development,enhancing opportunity, and campaigning forrefugee rights.Vision: We want a society in whichrefugees are welcome, respected and safe,and in which they can achieve theirpotential.
Get real. Define a Philosophy that will serve as a blueprint for Team Members’ behavior. Get buy-in. Make the philosophy come alive. Overcommunicate the philosophy. Put teeth into it. Install an execution strategy and feedback loop.
Our Mission describes: - what we are in business for - what product or services we provide - what our products or services will do for our customers - what sets us apart from the competition
Our vision describes: - our dream for the future - a journey not a destination - what is unique about us - what are our real priorities after 10 – 30 years - what we want to accomplish that will cause most team members to be committed
Our Core Values describe: What is important to us (what we will never compromise even if it becomes a competitive disadvantage) Every Filipino’s Dream for the Philippines
And the most important:Every member of the TEAM “LIVES” the philosophy.
"In the last days, God says, I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your young men will see visions, your old men will dream dreams. Acts 2:17•Dont let anyone look down on you because youare young, but set an example for the believers inspeech, in life, in love, in faith and in purity. I Timothy 4:12