Being a good leader requires courage, especially in today’s culture. In this episode, Richard and Sam discuss ways leaders can overcome their fear so their organization can thrive.
Ideas shape the world. If you’re a leader, you need to be able to communicate your ideas effectively. In this episode, Richard and Sam discuss the book “TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking” by Chris Anderson.
He had insatiable ambition and sacrificed countless lives and large amounts of money in his pursuit of power and success. Ultimately, his pride led to his undoing. In this episode, Richard and Sam discuss the life and leadership of Napoleon Bonaparte.
He ascended to the throne at age 17 and became a powerful monarch who is most (in)famous for having six wives and naming himself the head of the Church of England. He also had a penchant for beheading those who displeased him. In this episode, Richard and Sam discuss the life and leadership of King Henry VIII.
Taking on a new leadership role is challenging, especially when entering a messy situation. Maybe the previous leader was ineffective. Perhaps the organization is routinely underperforming. Or maybe things are just not what they could be. Whatever the problem, one thing is clear: something needs to change. In this episode, Richard and Sam offer some guiding principles for leaders who need to turn things around.
In this episode Richard talks with retired Army Colonel Paul Linzey about his life as a military chaplain and his new book, ‘Safest Place in Iraq.’
An inheritance consists of the physical possessions we leave for our descendants, but a legacy is what we invest in them. In this episode, Richard and Sam talk to Rick Fisher about his new book, “From Generation to Generation: Building a Godly Legacy.” Rick is the vice president of Blackaby Ministries International. The importance of building a godly legacy for his two daughters and five grandchildren is a driving force in his life.
All leaders fall short sometimes. Great leaders learn from those experiences and come out the other side even stronger. In this episode, Richard and Sam discuss ways leaders can learn from the failures they will inevitably experience.
Leaders have to know how to think, and reading can put you around the greatest minds in history. In this episode, Richard and Sam discuss the ways reading can enhance leadership.
Many dangerous influences today are seeking to tear down, silence, and destroy people, families, and organizations. Leaders must remain alert. In this episode, Richard and Sam discuss what it means to be a spiritual watchman.