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Protecting Your Business from Cyberattacks

September 27, 2022

Business Today Brought to you by: Community Partner Sawyer Solutions, www.sawyersolutionsllc.com Every business is unique, and that often includes the security measures you employ to protect your network and data. Here are three “universal truths” that every business needs to consider when evaluating their cyber-defenses. 1. Protection. No matter the industry in which you work, …

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Business as Mission: The Lions’ Den

September 15, 2022

Special Feature Are you a business owner interested in learning how you can use your business as a mission to advance God’s Kingdom? What about an investor looking for Kingdom focused investment opportunities? You’re invited to The Lions’ Den event happening on October 13, 2022, at Samford University at 4 p.m. Participants will learn from …

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Avoiding Misunderstandings in Communication

August 25, 2022

Business Today Are you ever disappointed because someone cancels a time to meet and that leaves you in a lurch? It might be plans to catch up with an old group of friends, a lunch meeting, or a play date with kids. When someone cancels at the last minute it can cause havoc with your …

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Understanding Communication Styles

July 26, 2022

Business Today Communication. It is one of those concepts that sounds simple. But it’s not always easy to execute. Whether it is hurt feelings, a conflict that just won’t resolve, or just a nagging feeling we haven’t closed the loop of communication, we can all relate to those feelings.  We all have a communication style …

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Resolving Conflict with Better Outcomes

June 27, 2022

Business Today We’re continuing this month on learning about the Transactional Analysis model of human behavior developed by Dr. Eric Berne. Why? Because understanding the framework behind our reactions can help us make changes that result in a different outcome. Emotional responses… think of a recent one that didn’t serve you well! I’ll share one …

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Resolving Conflict in the Workplace

June 1, 2022

Business Today Conflict. We all deal with it! When it comes to resolving conflict, the first place we must look is ourselves because that’s all we have control over.   While work isn’t the only place we deal with conflict, and our reaction to it, a past work situation I dealt with came to mind. When …

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Live Life Better: Avoid Learned Helplessness

March 29, 2022

Business Today Whether leading a family, volunteer group or business I hear from people that they are frustrated. It can be so hard to just get a team, get people, get our own children to take ownership and grow to be self-sufficient. Sometimes we may just do things on our own whether that’s the morning …

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Witnessing God’s Miracles: Lew Burdette

December 15, 2021

Cover Story When Lew Burdette was in first grade, his mother signed him up for a Bible memory class every Monday after school. Alone with 12 girls and a teacher when all he wanted to do was go outside and play ball, it felt like torture. As a high school sophomore, however, he would call …

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Top Ten Gifts for the Outdoor Lover!

November 28, 2021

The Great Outdoors presented by: Mark’s Outdoors Struggling with what to buy for your friend or family member that loves the outdoors? The staff at Mark’s Outdoors is ready to help! Here’s a look at items on their Top Ten List, specially priced for the Christmas season. Filson Briefcase – $250 Shimano Curado DC Reel …

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National Christian Foundation Alabama Welcomes New President

October 26, 2021

Business Today On January 1, 2022, Ricky Brooks will become the new President of The National Christian Foundation/Alabama (NCF) replacing outgoing President Tom Bradford, who is retiring for health reasons. “I’ve been privileged to lead NCF/Alabama all these years and am blessed by the growth we have seen and the impact generated through the giving …

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