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A show about industry leaders and the stories behind how faith plays into life at work

A show about industry leaders and the stories behind how faith plays into life at work
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United States

Description:

A show about industry leaders and the stories behind how faith plays into life at work

Language:

English


Episodes

Peter Irvine – Retail Entrepreneur

9/12/2019
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Peter Irvine grew up doing what he needed to do to make ends meet. Peter’s father had several odd jobs performing blue-collar work while his mother stayed at home. At 14 years old, Peter started working at an advertising agency because his family expected him to contribute to the household income, and Peter viewed his job as a something he had to do to pay the bills. But as Peter got older, his understanding of his faith grew, which he says challenged him to do his work better. In this...

Duration:00:36:09

Ken Gile – Aviation Executive

8/1/2019
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Ken knew he wanted to be a pilot at 8 years old. But his career path took several twists and turns. In his mid-50s, when most people think about their retirement plans, Ken decided to leave a comfortable role at Southwest Airlines to start up two commercial airlines - one in the US and one in the Middle East. When oil prices skyrocketed in 2008, Ken was faced with shutting down the newly launched airline SkyBus. Ken moved on to start and run the operations for the first low-cost carrier in...

Introducing Faith Collides

7/31/2019
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Faith Collides is for people who think faith can collide with work. It’s a show about people of faith who are executives, experts, entrepreneurs in their field, from all around the world, who actually try to make faith relevant in their lives. Grace dives into the life stories behind how they navigated through career highs and lows, and how faith plays into life at work.

Duration:00:02:16

Ken Gile – Bonus Content

5/22/2019
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Grace sits down with Ken to get his perspective on a range of topics as a working professional in the aviation industry. He's learnt to grow his assets and shares how - like buying collectibles which appreciate in value. He touches on millennial consumers and how airlines are changing to cater to the next generation of spenders. He thinks technology will change the future of aircraft and might even change the way pilots fly planes. Finally, Ken talks about unchecked emotions as one of the...