38 posts by

Dr. Chip Roper

What is My Calling for Work After COVID: A Gospel Worldview (Part 3 of 3)

This is the final post in the Anchors of Calling Series.  COVID19 may have changed your job. But the power of…

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What is My Calling for Work After COVID: Sacred or Secular? (Part 2 of 3)

If you’re working on planet earth these days, your vocational reality has been changed by COVID19. While much has shifted,…

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What is My Calling for Work After COVID? (Part 1 of 3)

Shift 1: My friend John’s work has changed dramatically since the end of March. That was when Corona Virus lockdown orders…

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What If Networking is Not About You? (Part 2 of 2)

In the last post, I made the case that there is a clear career and business case for ever-expanding networking—most…

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Why Expanding Your Connections Matters in Finding Your Calling (Part 1 of 2)

Networking Despised “I hate networking, I even hate the idea of networking.”  “It’s so sleazy, so artificial, so, so, transactional.”…

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10 Questions That Will Make Your Work Better in 2020

Tis the season of year-end evaluation.  You may be thinking of New Year’s resolutions like getting in shape, drinking less,…

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The Sweet Spot: Finding and Staying in the Pocket (Part 2 of 2)

How much effort is too much? When does our lack of effort doom us to second best or worse? And…

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The Sweet Spot: When You Are Trying Too Hard (Part 1 of 2)

“You try-hard.” This was the label given one of my daughters in high school after she received yet another near-perfect…

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Godly Vs. Earthly Ambition: What is Godly Ambition? (Part 2 of 2)

This is Part 2 of a series on ambition, written from the capital of ambition, New York City. In New…

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Godly Vs. Earthly Ambition: When Ambition Becomes Toxic (Part 1 of 2)

I moved to New York City 5 years ago from the far suburbs of Philadelphia. In my due diligence to…

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