Mike Anthoni

180 Flips | 6 Magazines | 152 Likes | 7 Following | 24 Followers | @MikeAnthoni | I am a family man, happily married with three wonderful children. I am a Jesus lover, writer, blogger and proud to be a Christian.

Facebook is addictive and should be regulated like a cigarette company: Salesforce CEO

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook, already taking heat for exploiting vulnerabilities in human psychology to hook people on social media, got lit into again Tuesday, this time by a prominent technology chief executive who said the giant social network is addictive like cigarettes and should be regulated …

World Economic Forum

Mike Anthoni's -The Blueprint

If you want heartburn try eating everything.<p>No matter what you do you will not be able to please everyone. So why try? You know coming out of last …

Jesus

Confessing Jesus Is a Revolutionary Thing to Do

A paradigm is a mental model about how things are or how they work. Until recently (in historical terms), almost all humans held a mental model in which the earth was the center of the cosmos and around it the sun and stars moved in their orbits. Copernicus suggested that this was a false paradigm, …

Christian missionaries in Aleppo crucified and beheaded

“At several steps on their path to death by beheading and crucifixion last month, 11 indigenous Christian workers near Aleppo, Syria had the option …

5 Ways Great Leaders Cultivate Wisdom In The Workplace

Throughout my life, my father would often remind me: “If you enrich your mind with meaningful knowledge each day, it will grow stronger – if you put it to the test, it will grow wiser.” Wisdom guides our thinking, attitude and overall mindset. It pushes us to break through boundaries, and to see …

Leadership

Another Sign It's the End of the World as We Know It, Christian

You've just heard the news. That announcement about the thing that you would never imagine would have happened but did. That decision from the judge …

Does Your Youth Ministry Mess with Christ’s Bride?

Much ink has been spilled and many words have been typed about shallow approaches to youth ministry and their damaging effect on young people’s …

Christian Love Can Change the World

As everyone knows, the families of the Charleston victims forgave Dylann Roof, the young man who murdered their loved ones. Everyone was stunned and moved by the video of their attempt to bring him into their faith, urging him to repent. Many are still trying to comprehend this miracle of kindness …

Why Pastors Need to Get Real About Their Weaknesses

Instead of hiding and denying our weaknesses, we need to learn to recognize them. We need to learn to share them. And we need to learn to glory in …

Billy Graham: Christians Can't Take a 'Casual' Approach to Church

Christians can't take a "casual" approach to their faith in God, the Rev. Billy Graham said in a post this week.<p>Responding to a question on the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association's website, the 97-year-old religious leader said Christians must be completely dedicated and involved in their …

Online Theological Resources | The Master's Seminary

When it comes to Bible software, I use Logos more than anything else (though I know BibleWorks and Accordance are excellent too).<p>But what about <i>free</i> …

Theology

10 PRINCIPLES FOR LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

How The Best Leaders Turn An Organizational Crisis Into Their Company's Finest Hour

Whether it’s the recall of General Motors vehicles, or it’s an E. coli outbreak at Chipotle, organizational crises abound. And while some companies are able to emerge from a crisis stronger than before, others crumble under the pressure.<p>High levels of uncertainty, time urgency and negative moral …

The 5-Minute Maxout Workout

The Maxout Workout is intense, but extremely efficient<p>Five minutes? That’s it?<p>Trust us, you don’t want to go for longer than that.<p>Follow-along with <i>Men’s Health</i> Next Top Trainer Gideon Akande in the workout shown above. Each minute, you’ll attack a different part of your body with two separate …

9 Fundamentals Of Leadership Success

After 28 years as a public-school teacher, Bob Wood reluctantly left the classroom and took the helm of his elementary school. During his 10-year tenure as Principal, his team was awarded the White House’s National Blue Ribbon, a distinction granted to the top 0.3% of all elementary schools …

One Great Hack to Achieve All Your Life Goals

A habit that grew from what most thought was odious overconfidence on my part, soon became a trait I found difficult to separate from my daily habits. Put me in a room with ten men I'll pick the most good-looking one, put me in a room with ten leaders I'll pick the one with the largest team, put me …

4 study skills that will help you succeed in your career

If you’re like most college students, much of your time outside of class is spent studying. Studying is an important part of college, one that goes beyond just helping to get you good grades. It’s a part of your academic routine that—whether you realize it or not — prepares you for a career as well.<p>…