Articles

Business articles are drawn from selected business seminar presentations and best articles by others that align with our business values. Titles include general business subjects like entrepreneurship, business leadership and management, and specific areas of business practice such as accounting and employee management, etc. Individual articles are only available online.

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Business Articles

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Subject: Business Startup and Planning

Wade Myers

An entrepreneur should consider carefully the many factors that will impact his business when choosing the best form of business ownership or structure.

Wade Myers

Most men in our generation leave their children pretty much on their own to make their way in the world.

Wade Myers

If you are among those who are striving to create a culture of entrepreneurship for your family, consider carefully how you shape that culture in order to nurture and encourage entrepreneurial...

Merle Herr

God needs somebody with enough internal motivation to get up at dawn, spend time in prayer, unlock the plant, work all day in production, lock up the plant, eat supper, and then go to a school...

Wade Myers

The best idea to pursue is to take a problem you know exists, experienced by a large customer set you know how to reach, solved in a way you know how to solve, delivered by means you know how to...

Wade Myers

By using a methodical process of starting a business—and with God’s guidance—you will hopefully develop a high-quality business idea that can be pursued with confidence and enthusiasm.

Wade Myers

Launch the best opportunity you’ve developed (from all of the ideas you’ve generated and evaluated) in the fastest, least-cost, and most creative manner possible.

Wade Myers

It is now time to decide the method of launch, which includes starting up from scratch, buying into a franchise, or buying a business, which may not be as far out of reach as some assume.

Wade Myers

There is hope for the less-capitalized entrepreneur: there are countless businesses that can be started with very little money. But there is a catch.

Wade Myers

Young aspiring entrepreneurs should prepare themselves by creating their own roadmap to equip themselves for entrepreneurship.

Wade Myers

In addition to wealth generation and Kingdom impact, a family business can also reform the family economy and relationships.

Wayne Wengerd

Getting ready to start a business? Not quite there yet, but preparing? Want to? Wonder if business ownership is for you? Does small business fit your Anabaptist lifestyle?

Wayne Wengerd

Our foundation of entrepreneurship will be made of three core business elements: business leadership, market need, and business planning.

Wade Myers

As men family leaders, we are constantly concerned about our ability to provide adequately.

Wade Myers

Many of us work at and grow companies that function under less-than-ideal conditions. What is the ideal company?

Wade Myers

Life as an entrepreneur is a wild ride, full of ups and downs, hills and valleys, and rife with the opportunity to be sanctified by God as he uses our business challenges to sharpen us, increase...

Subject: Finance, Accounting, and Taxes

Donald Sauder
Jacob M. Dietz
Donald Sauder

Ethics includes characteristics like empathy, understanding, consideration for others, and most importantly, complete integrity and moral values.

Subject: Employee Management and Relations

Steve Jones

Employees are a critical part of your business’s foundation. Investing in building strong employee relationships will yield returns for years to come.

Sam Yoder

What keeps people motivated to continue coming to work for you? Fair compensation and benefits are a key attraction that will keep your employees with your company for a long time.

Steve Jones

Subject: Sales and Marketing

Caleb Crider
Rodney Martin
Paul Landis
Atlee Raber
Leon Wengerd
Atlee Raber

Subject: Other

Merle Burkholder
Warren Bennis, Daniel Goleman, Patricia Ward Biederman
Crown Financial Ministries
Richard Shank