ELO Blog - Entrepreneurship, Leadership & Meaning

The purpose of this blog is to offer a Christian perspective on various approaches to innovation and entrepreneurship, leadership and meaning at work from around the world. We review the perspectives of leading thinkers and business people as expressed through their writings or by way of direct interviews.

The ELO Blog additionally highlights key ELO events, interviews and initiatives to support ELO’s vision to be the world’s premier resource for the executive education and training of Christian marketplace and entrepreneurial leaders.


  • Russians & Sex: Thailand's Top 10 Leadership Insights (Part IV)

    What can a business leader learn from today’s Thailand? Turns out, plenty. My wife and I recently spent two weeks in Jomtien, just south of Pattaya, Thailand. To read part four of observations that may be of interest to business leaders, read more
  • West, Tech & Talking: Thailand's Top 10 Leadership Insights (Part III)

    What can a business leader learn from today’s Thailand? Turns out, plenty. My wife and I recently spent two weeks in Jomtien, just south of Pattaya, Thailand. To read part three of my observations that may be of interest to business leaders, read more
  • Entrepreneurship & Tax: Thailand's Top 10 Leadership Insights (Part II)

    What can a business leader learn from today’s Thailand? Turns out, plenty. My wife and I recently spent two weeks in Jomtien, just south of Pattaya, Thailand. To read part two of my observations that may be of interest to business leaders, read more
  • East, Economy & Religion: Thailand's Top 10 Leadership Insights (Part I)

    How do you rebrand a country synonymous with sex tourism and AIDS? Why are there so many Russians in Thailand? Why is religion in your face everywhere? Where is the entrepreneurial spirit? Is Thailand the Greece of the East? What can a business leader learn from today’s Thailand? Turns out, plenty. My wife and I recently spent two weeks in Jomtien, just south of Pattaya, Thailand. To read about ten observations that may be of interest to business leaders, read more
  • Top Podcasts of 2022

    The ELO Network Podcast offers you an opportunity to listen and learn throughout your busy day from our roster of expert guests on engaging and relevant topics. To see our top ten most popular podcasts from this past year, read more
  • Bono's Surrender: Meaning Driven (Part IV)

    Bono’s Surrender: 40 Songs, One Story is an entertaining, thought-provoking, and insightful tale of one of the most impactful rock stars of his era. To view part IV of this 4 part review, read more
  • Bono's Surrender: Christ Follower (Part III)

    Bono’s Surrender: 40 Songs, One Story is an entertaining, thought-provoking, and insightful tale of one of the most impactful rock stars of his era. To view part III of this four part series, read more
  • Canadian Christian Business in 2022

    In 2022, ELO built on its nearly 20-year track record of success to host live and in-person conferences across Canada for Canadian Christian businesses and entrepreneurial leaders.  After two years of successful online conferences, this past year was an opportunity to get the community of leaders together again in person. To find out about our conferences, read more
  • Notable Books of 2022

    As we reflect back on 2022, here are five notable books we reviewed during the year. These are books that we believe are worth reading – or at least reviewing! The authors include Bono, Arthur Brooks, Joe Navarro, James Clean, and Michael Bungay Stainer. To find out about these books, read more
  • Top 10 Conferences for Christian Business Leaders & Entrepreneurs

    Here is a list of the top ten annual conferences for Christian business leaders and entrepreneurs throughout North America and beyond. We’ve created a list to help you choose the best events to learn and grow in your business and your faith. To see our starter list of the top 10 based on longevity and impact, read more