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Episode 604: Staffing

In Episode 604 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss what it looks like to build back better when it comes to staff.

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • How do you lead out when it comes to staff
  • Why you need to rethink how to fill staff openings

 Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “The higher you go in leadership, more often than not, the less people want to tell you where you are ugly.” – @toddadkins
  • “Have a me-first attitude when it comes to service and living out the vision.” – @toddadkins
  • “You can teach whatever you want as a pastor, but you reproduce what you are.” – @toddadkins
  • “When you think about the team side of things and the programming side of things, it is so often that we put the programs ahead of the people.” – @danielsangi
  • “When you think about your team, do you have the right people on the bus?” – @danielsangi
  • “Just because you have a staff opening, doesn’t mean you need to fill it the same way you would pre-COVID.” – @danielsangi
  • “What COVID revealed is that it is more important to have the right people over the right positions.” – @toddadkins

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