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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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Jan 25, 2021

Stephanie continues the Agile Leadership series with a conversation with Dr. Donna Harris, superintendent of Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis.  In 2017,  a gas leak caused an explosion that killed two employees and destroyed major portions of the school.  Listen to her powerful story about leading after this devastating...

Jan 18, 2021

Lead Stories is back with a brand new series!  Stephanie will be interviewing expert leaders to help you learn how to respond with agility rather than simply react to change and crisis.  Today she speaks with Dr. Dwight Zscheile, Vice President of Innovation for Luther Seminary and author of "Agile Church: Spirit-Led...

Dec 14, 2020

The conversation continues around redefining Hello/Goodbye for this extraordinary and unprecedented year.  How do we say "hello" to what will likely be more of the same as we begin 2021?  Looking past fear and loss of control to ask the question "where do I have agency in this situation moving forward?"  This yearly...

Dec 9, 2020

Free Online Event - Sunday, December 13th 7-8pm Central 

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Dec 7, 2020

Today, Jo and Stephanie ask perhaps hard, but important questions like "What does it mean to say Goodbye to 2020?"  "What does is look like to move on?"  "What has 2020 revealed and how do we respond?"  

Hello/Goodbye Event December 13 at 7:00pm CST on Facebook Live

Hello/Goodbye 2020-21 free registration