32 James Emery White, What They Didn’t Teach You in Seminary (Baker, 2011), p. 14).
33 Daniel O. Aleshire, Beyond Profession: The Next Future of Theological Education (Eerdmans, 2021), p. 102.
34 Stanley E. Porter, “The Past, Present, and Future of Seminary Education in Canada” in Porter and Fawcett, Christian, esp. pp. 199-203.
35 Kevin N. Flatt, “Navigating Secularization: Implications of the History of Secularization for Christian Higher Education in Canada” in Porter and Fawcett, Christian, pp. 84-86.
36 See W. Chan Kim and Renée Mauborgne, Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant (Harvard Business School Press, 2005), pp. 35-37.
37 Jim Collins, Good to Great: Why Some Companies Leap…and Others Don’t (Harper Business, 2001), esp. ch. 3. Much more difficult is Collins’s (correct) advice to get the wrong people off the bus. A helpful resource here is Henry Cloud, Necessary Endings: The Employees, Businesses, and Relationships That All of Us Have to Give Up in Order to Move Forward (HarperCollins, 2011).
38 “[F]rom 2005 to 2016, the percentage of gig workers in Canada generally rose from 5.5% to 8.2%.” Sung-Hee Jeon, Huju Liu, and Yuri Ostrovsky. “Measuring the Gig Economy in Canada Using Administrative Data.” Statistics Canada (2019.12.20), at: https://www150.statcan.gc.ca/n1/pub/11f0019m/11f0019m2019025-eng.htm.
39 Care of people is the underlying premise in Eduardo P. Braun’s exceptional book, People First Leadership: How the Best Leaders Use Culture and Emotion to Drive Unprecedented Results (McGraw Hill, 2017).
40 This was suggested recently at a gathering of leadership from five Pentecostal colleges.
41 See the so-called “Horizon Plus” programs here: www.horizon.edu/college/programs/plus/.
42 Andrew Zolli and Ann Marie Healy. Resilience: Why Things Bounce Back (Simon & Schuster), p. 11.
43 Reginald W. Bibby, Joel Thiessen, and Monetta Bailey, The Millennial Mosaic: How Pluralism and Choice Are Shaping Canadian Youth and the Future of Canada (Dundurn, 2019), p. 182.