Joe Garrison Writes
Getting thoughts out of my head
and onto paper…well, screen.
Business | Leadership | Community | Everything
They say, “riches are in the niches.” Well, if that’s the case, I’ll probably never be rich. I have too many interests; too many thoughts in my head. For months, I batted around the idea of whether to start a podcast or a blog. Blog wins…for now.
Here I’ll share things I’m thinking about on a lot of topics: business, leadership, community, politics, family, and whatever else comes to mind. I hope you find something meaningful here.
Local Candidates Struggle with Messaging
As the 2022 election season wraps up, I take a look at the messaging struggles throughout the Marion County Prosecutor race.
Leadership and Communication: Relationship Goals
There is a myth that you can be a strong leader while also a poor communicator. I believe leadership and communication are inseparable. Here’s why.
Goals and Expectations: There’s a Difference
Goals and expectations are not the same. When we confuse them, it can cause us stress and deep anxiety. Here’s how I differentiate them.
Overcoming Creative Insecurity
I have always been my biggest obstacle to taking risks and doing new things. I’m working to overcome creative insecurity to express my ideas in new ways.
Anxiety and the Pandemic
The Coronavirus global pandemic has been hard on everyone. As it began to ramp up, so did the fear and anxiety. Here’s my story of anxiety and the pandemic.
Why I’m writing
The backstory on why I launched a new personal website to host things I’m writing. From StoryBrand, to Twitter, to a global pandemic.
Going back to a church no one wants?
Churches are beginning to plan a return to in-person gatherings and Sunday worship. I wonder, are we going back to a church no one wants? A few thoughts.
Church: Good News and Bad News
The good news is people want exactly what our churches are offering. The bad new is they have no desire to get it from our churches.