Reader’s Guide: Using Stories at Work
Here are some easy-to-use ways to frame and communicate your unique leadership points of view using mom stories, sayings, and other dialogue starters.
Use your own mom stories and some from this book.
Leadership Lessons for Any Occasion: Stories of Our Mothers has dozens of mom stories on teaching, coaching, supporting others, having vision and hope, courage, demonstrating resolve and humility, innovating while leading others, and managing change. Any one or several of these stories could be used to set the stage for you to discuss your unique leadership perspectives on those or other topics. Here are two examples we have used to communicate our unique leadership perspectives when we teach.