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Ask Darrel: Dealing with Being Overwhelmed

Welcome to Episode 60 of the Ask Darrel podcast. On this episode I’m going to walk you through how to overcome being overwhelmed at work.

It’s really easy to overwhelmed when you work for a church. You have multiple roles, high expectations and very little time to breathe and think about your work. Today, I’m going to talk about some of the key things that I have done to overcome stress and organize my work on a daily basis.

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Ask Darrel: How to Rebrand an Exisiting Ministry

Welcome to Episode 59 of the Ask Darrel podcast. On this episode I’m going to walk you through how to rebrand an existing ministry.

On Episode 45, I talked about to brand a ministry, but in this episode we’ll dive into dealing with an existing ministry. It sounds like it would be the same process, but there are some differences that oyu need to think through. I celebrated my three year anniversary at my church. In this episode, I talk you through the lessons I’ve learned and what has surprised me in moving to a church environment.

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Ask Darrel: My First 3 Years on Church Staff

Welcome to Episode 58 of the Ask Darrel podcast. On this episode I’m going to give you some insight on my first three years of being on church staff.

Just recently, I celebrated my three year anniversary at my church. In this episode, I talk you through the lessons I’ve learned and what has surprised me in moving to a church environment.

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Ask Darrel: Politics And Your Church

Welcome to Episode 57 of the Ask Darrel podcast. On this episode we’re talking about dealing with people who want to talk politics on social media.

Okay, let’s talk about politics (everyone makes an audible groan). While I know this is not everyone’s favorite subject, you may have to deal with a staff member or pastor that is really passionate about politics on social media.  So how do deal with this gracefully and still let people voice their opinions? 

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Ask Darrel: How to Get a Job in Social Media

Welcome to Episode 56 of the Ask Darrel podcast. On this episode we’re talking about how to get a job on social media.

Last week I had the opportunity to hang out with the team from That Church Conference. During the Blab session, someone asked what it takes to get a job in church social media and communications.

While I thought I gave a good answer, I wanted to spend some more time being thorough in my response. Take a listen…

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Ask Darrel: Why We Don’t Have a Mobile App

Welcome to Episode 55 of the Ask Darrel podcast. On this episode I’m going to talk to you about why we don’t have an app.

I love mobile apps, however in 2013 after doing some research, we got rid of our church mobile app. Listen to this episode as I outline my reasons for doing it, and why we have yet to build a new one.

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Ask Darrel: How to Spot Bad Advice on Social Media

Welcome to Episode 55 of the Ask Darrel podcast. On this episode we’re talking about how to spot bad advice on social media.

There’s a lot content out there that claims to be the authority on social media. How do you spot the good advice from the bad? In this episode, I’ll give a framework to help you determine how to separate the good from the bad.

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