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Lead Stories Podcast is the flagship podcast of Lead Stories Media. Co hosts and executive producers Jo Saxton and Stephanie Williams O'Brien tell tales of leadership and life with the aim to encourage, equip and empower. 

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Apr 22, 2019

Pastor Laurel is back talking maximizing leadership with Jo and Steph. In this highly practical episode, Pastor Laurel shares from her personal experience and tools and resources which have helped her move forward into all God has for her.


A practical way to maximize your leadership:

  1. Divide your paper into two down the middle.
  2. Write your gifts and dreams on one side and fears and vulnerabilities on the other side. Draw yourself in the center.
  3. Put the people you trust most on one part of paper and people you trust least on the other.
  4. Who are the dream busters and the people you need to let go? Who are the people who encourage you and spur you on in your dreams?
  5. What resources/steps can you explore next to grow further in your leadership?

Resources mentioned:

Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead - Sheryl Sandberg

Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy - Sheryl Sandberg

How women rise - Sally Helgesen,  Marshall Goldsmith

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