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|•||Skills of Outstanding Leaders
- Mac Hammond
|•||The Mission Message – Mac Hammond|
|•||Business & Educational Loans To Minorities|
Skills of Outstanding Leaders – Mac Hammond
It’s one thing to have a vision. It’s another thing to have a sound strategy for making that vision a reality. Some leaders have the God-given ability to break an exciting vision into achievable steps, so an organization can march intentionally toward the actualization of their mission.
A vision is powerful. It compels action. But people need to know how you plan to make it a reality. In the Old Testament, we read about a group of strategic leaders. We are told they had a keen understanding of the times that enabled Israel to know what to do.
My question of the day for you is, “Do you have a sound strategy for implementing your vision?”
The Mission Message – Mac Hammond
What is your business or organization all about? Can you articulate “the message” in a single sentence? Can your staff? When every member of your organization can tell a total stranger what you are all about in a few concise sentences, you’ll have a unified core of workers focusing their efforts on a single long-term goal.
But that can’t happen if you don’t cast the vision. The Bible says, where there is no vision the people are unrestrained. One of God’s keys to organizational growth is making sure you’ve put the vision before the people you’re leading.
So the question is, “Have you?”
Business & Educational Loans To Minorities:
Recently, a prominent newspaper reported that a state-funded body, Maulana Azad Minorities Financial Development Corporation must disburse Rs. 40 crores in small loans to minorities by march 2008. The Corporation in funded by the Government of Maharashtra as well as the Central Government. Our enquiries revealed that the scheme is especially designed to meet the financial needs of minorities (including christians) for business / self employment as well as higher education. Here is some brief information on it:
Any body who has passed class 4 can apply for a loan: Rs. 5 lakh as term loan for business & Rs. 3 lakh for higher education.
Interest rate range between 3 to 5 percent, which are much lower than the current market rate of 9 to 12%.
For higher education purposes, the the entire amount applied for will be disbursed (upto a maximun of Rs. 3 lakh). In the case of term loans. 90% of amount applied for will be disbursed (upto a maximum of Rs. 5 lakh).
It seems to be a great opportunity for Christian students and small-scale businesses/self employed persons requiring finance, and further details may be obtained from:
|Maulana Azad Minorities Financial Development Corporation
Old Customs House, Near Asiatic Library
Ballard Estate, Mumbai
Tel: 2267 2293 / 2265 3080
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