Posts by Kathryn Strasser

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Big Event Recap + Raffle Winners

Just over 200 members, guests, volunteers, and staff attended the Thrive Big Event + Winter Fundraiser. The room was filled with energy and enthusiasm for all that is happening in the Ambassadors for Business community! The event was fast-paced and informative with a fantastic keynote address and numerous donation opportunities. The event allowed time for…

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Cultivating Intentional Leadership

Intentional, effective leadership starts with you. Your assessment of where you lead, who you lead, and how you lead plays a critical role in leading with intentionality. Do you want to be more intentional as a leader? Use the following steps (and this worksheet) to get started. First: Identify Where You Lead Action Step: Make a list of the places…

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The Thrive Podcast: Best of Season One

Season 1 of The Thrive Podcast has wrapped up after 21 great episodes! Listen to the a few of the best episodes from the season and stay tuned for the season 2 launch! Episode 1: Build A Faith and Work Partnership with host Bob Willbanks​ Podcast host, Bob Willbanks, shares part of the story behind Ambassadors…

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3 Ways to Make a Positive Impact at Work

As an Ambassador for Christ in the marketplace, making a positive impact on colleagues, company culture, and customers is important. In the daily bustle of emails, meetings, and projects, impacting those around you seems intangible and hard to prioritize. Where should you start, and what can you do? Try these tangible actions: 1. Look for…

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Sponsor Spotlight: CHIPS Computer Services

Tony Chiappetta discovered a natural understanding of technology systems and processes as he grew up. Although he started his career in restaurant management, an entrepreneurial desire in him prompted Tony to start CHIPS Computer Services in 2001. “I feel like God lined up all the experiences in my past,” Tony said. “I found a passion…

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EQUIPPING: The Ambassadors for Business Mission

The EQUIPPING acronym describes the mission of Ambassadors for Business. Each letter describes a key point in the journey to becoming an ambassador for Christ in the marketplace. Scripture passages, encouragement, and resources are woven into the letters of this acronym. Join us in the journey of living boldly for Christ each day! ENGAGE: “Instead,…

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Sponsor Spotlight: Achieve Clean

Achieve Clean laundry detergent makes a difference in the lives of developmentally disabled adults. All revenue from Achieve Clean product sales supports Achieve Services, Inc., a non-profit organization in Blaine, MN. Achieve Services helps disabled adults to learn new skills and find meaningful work. They have in-house jobs and partner with businesses in the community to…

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