Finding An American Dream

Finding An American Dream

The last eight weeks have been amazingly unconventional! Nothing since March 2020 has been conventional. Covid-19 has turned everything upside down and made it topsy turvy. An amazingly unconventional time! From the ways we have operated—and had to pivot and re-think—our businesses, handled employee issues, been unable to visit in person with family and friends,…

Principled Entrepreneurship Conference: “Ethical Management and Faith in an Era of Woke Capitalism” – One Week Left to Register

Principled Entrepreneurship Conference: “Ethical Management and Faith in an Era of Woke Capitalism” – One Week Left to Register

There is only one week left until the start of the Virtual Princi8pled Entrepreneurship™ Conference!  If you’ve not yet registered, we encourage you to take advantage of a special offer by using the code “CBJ” at check out! Join the Napa Institute and The Busch School of Business at The Catholic University of America October…

Keys to Emotional Health for Leaders during Covid – A peer-to-peer conversation with CEO Eric Rhoads

Keys to Emotional Health for Leaders during Covid – A peer-to-peer conversation with CEO Eric Rhoads

This weekend on THE MENTORS RADIO, Host Tom Loarie talks with Eric Rhoads, a leading CEO and entrepreneur faced with overcoming the challenge of losing 50% of his revenues overnight and maintaining a healthy state of mind…. Learn more>>

Pope: Catholic entrepreneurs must live out Church’s social teaching

Pope: Catholic entrepreneurs must live out Church’s social teaching

CNA—Catholic business owners have both a grave responsibility and an opportunity to promote the Church’s social teaching in a difficult atmosphere, Pope Francis told young entrepreneurs Monday. “I am well aware that it is not easy, in everyday life, to reconcile the needs of the faith and the social teaching of the Church with the…

Two High School Students show Catholic Entrepreneurial Spirit in Eagle Scout project

Two High School Students show Catholic Entrepreneurial Spirit in Eagle Scout project

CNA—When two Michigan high school students were planning for a community service project, they decided they wanted to help younger children learn to pray. So, they fund-raised, designed, and managed the construction of a chapel and Marian shrine for the local Catholic middle school. Adam Sprague is a junior and Jacob Thome is a freshman…

Jay Richards and The Dignity of Work in our Technological Age

Jay Richards and The Dignity of Work in our Technological Age

Jay Richards, a prolific author and a research assistant professor at the Busch School of Business at Catholic University of America, dealt with uniquely 21st century aspects of work, as he spoke to the situation of the human worker in an increasingly technological world during the week-long Napa Institute Conference in Washington DC recently. The…

How Do You  Deal with Workplace Burnout?

How Do You Deal with Workplace Burnout?

Dear Dick: I hear an awful lot about burnout these days. I’m tired a lot and have lost a lot of the enthusiasm I once had for my job. Does this mean I’m burned out? If so, what should I do about it? —Tired on the Job   Dear Tired: If you dread the thought…