INSPIRATIONAL INTELLIGENCE

"From the demands of the changing modern workplace to the oft-overlooked negative aspects of technology, a new leadership model is required."Lori Riner, Inspirational Intelligence Inspirational Intelligence is the leadership model needed to address the demands of work and life. It is designed not only to succeed in these environments but to also positively and actively … Continue reading INSPIRATIONAL INTELLIGENCE

POWER

"The Power of God leads us to intentional inconvenience. It is strength under control that places the needs of others before its own."Lori Riner, Inspirational Intelligence Power is represented by a picture of the sun. We can’t touch the sun but we feel it. Sunlight is required for healthy plant growth. It provides energy vital … Continue reading POWER

PURPOSE

"Purpose is the place where our thoughts become actions and our dreams become reality."Lori Riner, Inspirational Intelligence Purpose can be represented by a picture of a tree. A tree gives nourishment through the fruit it produces. It is home to birds and other animals, providing places of safety, shelter, and refuge. And by its very … Continue reading PURPOSE

PURITY

“Pain removes the veil; it plants the flag of truth within the forces of a rebel soul.”C.S. Lewis  Purity, like the roots of a plant, addresses what’s under the surface, the motivations of the heart. Are our motives and our hearts pure? If its roots are rotten, a tree will only look good for so long. In … Continue reading PURITY

PERSPECTIVE

"A wrong perspective can keep us stuck, holding us back from moving into our potential and fulfilling our purpose."Lori Riner, Inspirational Intelligence Proper perspective brings us to the place where we trust God and others with who we are and frees us to be our authentic selves. Heliotropism is the tendency of plants to turn … Continue reading PERSPECTIVE

PASSION

"God uses the unique hopes, dreams, and passions He has placed within each of us to communicate His love to the world." Lori Riner, Inspirational Intelligence Like chlorophyll within a plant, passion is the color of our lives. God uses color to communicate through creation. Warning, protection, promise, and beauty are all expressed through color. From the … Continue reading PASSION

INSPIRATIONAL LEADERSHIP & CULTURE

"Inspiration along with motivation, enthusiasm, and interest is a catalyst for action that leads to change."Lori Riner, Inspirational Intelligence Inspirational Intelligence is key in developing leadership. We continue to see support for a shift in the workplace towards a more self-driven leadership focus, especially as jobs continue to be reshaped and redefined by emerging technology and … Continue reading INSPIRATIONAL LEADERSHIP & CULTURE

COMMUNICATING THROUGH CHANGE

During times of challenge, change, or transition, communication is key. The higher the stakes, the more challenging it feels to effectively and intentionally communicate your message to others. Especially as it relates to expressing what “I believe to be true.” During times of change we are often pressed to communicate more quickly and effectively. Managing … Continue reading COMMUNICATING THROUGH CHANGE