Category: Relationships

Faith and business

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of attending the Faith and Business 2017 Conference, an annual half-day gathering in Sioux Falls in which global leaders speak on the relationship between faith principles and business practices. This year’s theme, Profit and Stewardship, addressed the creation and value of profit and how to steward it justly. The main […]

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Long-distance project earns trust

Canfield Business Interiors began the Equity Trust project with a site visit to Cleveland, Ohio, to visit the company’s headquarters. Immediately, we recognized Equity Trust’s workplace culture was organized and sophisticated, and were greeted with friendly Midwestern smiles and coffee. Together we discussed detailed plans and furniture requirements and reviewed those plans with the architect, […]

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Canfield team thrives around subsidiarity

I am blessed to have built a great team at Canfield Business Interiors, and I believe that each of us produces a truly needed service for our customers and our community. While many companies build their businesses around top-down management structures in which the CEO takes sole credit for successes, my faith teaches me to […]

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Novak’s messages live on

It is with great reverence that I note the passing of Michael John Novak Jr., author of the 1982 best-selling book The Spirit of Democratic Capitalism. As American Enterprise Institute president Arthur C. Brooks says, Novak’s book advanced a bold and important thesis: “America’s system of democratic capitalism represents a fusion of our political, economic […]

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