Review the rubric to make sure you understand the criteria for earning your grade.
Read Matthew 13:1–23(new tab) and review the Virtuous Business Model.
Reflect on the following questions:
What problem does this parable illuminate?
Why is it a problem?
Where is the problem observed?
Who is impacted?
How is the problem observed?
How often is the problem observed?
Write/Create an initial response to the following prompts.
Apply the Virtuous Business Model to the parable and explain how the components correlate. (Note that not all 18 components may correlate.)
How does this application impact your understanding of your own spiritual journey? How might you use the teaching in this parable in your personal or professional life?
Give an example of a problem or issue related to specific industries and how you can analyze it by applying your learning from this discussion.
If you choose to record a Video Note, draft out your response before you record your video. This will become your “script” for the video. Planning what you say is important because your video recording is limited to three minutes. The Video Checklist contains public speaking techniques that will not only improve the delivery and quality of your video note but can be applied to any public speaking situation.
Read the article, Using Video Note(new tab).
Watch the video, Using Video Note(new tab).
Review the Video Checklist(PDF document).
Post your initial response by the end of day 4 of the workshop.