The lesson: Inventory. It’s a word we often associate with business and with good reason. After all, businesses have many very practical reasons to complete routine inventory analyses. Taking inventory allows you to see what’s moving from your shelves, what you’re having trouble selling, what you need to order more of soon and when you have loss due to theft or breakage. Something else to consider: maybe you’re paying for $100,000 worth of insurance protection on your warehouse and you have let yourself accumulate $500,000 in product. Either you need to reduce the product on hand or increase your coverage. Likewise: If you are paying for too much coverage, you may be able to save money by reducing your plan.
And by now you’re reading this and wondering, “So… what exactly does all of this have to do with the Bible? I promise, I’m heading that direction. Continue Reading →