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BAM’S Evil Twin is Your Business Partner!?

Is BAM’S Evil Twin Your Business Partner? In this blog I usually consider BAM and talk about commonsense in the Other culture and how to get it. It’s time to talk about spiritual commonsense and how little we have.I know, … Continue reading

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Export Yourself: Be Superficial in the Other Culture

Don’t Export Yourself: Don’t Be Superficial in the Other Culture, or anywhere. I have made it my business to advise businesspeople what to do, beyond the cultural surfaces of bowing or shaking hands, as they embed themselves in communities where … Continue reading

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16 Problems with BAM in Other Cultures

We are about to destroy the Earth with (what we think is) “Western Capitalism sent from God.” A false integration of business and spirituality because the integration is American-style. Self-exportation: Terrence is an ace marketer for a major US Flooring Company and … Continue reading

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Get a Grip on Yourself and the American Dream

The profound piece that follows exhorts American followers of Jesus not to yield first place to our Home culture. The writer’s point is equally valid in any Other culture. Thanks Bob, we desperately need to hear this. *********************************** from Bob DeMoss on … Continue reading

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JOB BAM JOB

The Job BAM job. Lately I have been reading Job. “He is massively ignorant,” says my friend Marc* as he reflects on the latter chapters of Job. In my wealth of information, folk wisdom, and fountains of cultural insights put forth … Continue reading

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BAMBASSADORS

Dear BAMbassador, As a businessperson, YOUR experiences will modify the message. The message is full of you, the messenger The communicator’s personality and experiences modify the form of a message, says Donald K. Smith. In some sense the message of the gospel … Continue reading

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The Only Way BAM Makes Sense: The Primacy of the Core Narrative for BAM, culture-thinking . . . and everything else

BAM and my emphasis in this blog on “culture training” is worthless apart from a reliable core narrative: The Good News of the appearing, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. In case you think I am selling you a well-starched … Continue reading

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