Storytelling is the oldest form of communication. Why are stories so powerful? They engage people’s emotions as well as their mind. In this episode, Richard and Sam discuss why leaders must be good storytellers.


Sam and Carrie’s travel blog –

“The Leadership Challenge” by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner. Buy it here.

“Leading Out Loud” by Terry Pearce. Buy it here.

“The Secret Language of Leadership” by Stephen Denning. Buy it here.

Next book club pick: “Ego is the Enemy” by Ryan Holiday. Buy it here.


Richard Blackaby will be returning to the Billy Graham Training Center at The Cove in Asheville, NC, on April 6-8, 2020 to lead a conference on “Increasing Your Spiritual Influence in the Home, Church, Marketplace, and Culture.” Find more information or register here.


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