Book Study Series from the Journal of Healthcare Contracting on Lead with a Story
A series of articles from Graham Garrison in the Journal of Healthcare Contracting addresses storytelling in the workplace through a study of Lead with a Story, by Paul Smith.
Article #1: Book Study: Lead with a Story – click here.
Article #2: Why Tell Stories? – click here.
Article #3: Leaders us stories to set a vision of the future – click here.
Portland Book Review of Lead with a Story
“If you are serious about management and adding a few tools to your toolbox, this is a valuable book.” Click here for full review.
Seven Story Learning’s Andrew Nemiccolo on Leading with a Story (Not Your Slides)
Click here for Andrew’s book review of Lead with a Story.
April’s top 3 business books from IEDP, sponsors of Developing Leaders Magazine
See reviews of all three top picks here. The Art of Being Unreasonable. Winning with Transglobal Leadership. Lead with a Story.
Korean Language edition of Lead with a Story released in South Korea this month.
To order a copy, click here.
Soundview Executive Book Summaries on Lead with a Story
Smith’s book is not just a depository of stories. Far from it. In fact, Lead with a Story is not a book on storytelling, but first and foremost a book on leadership. Click here for full review.
Book review from the MythGinger website, home of Ginger Grant, Cultural Mythologist, Depth Psychologist, Organizational Designer, Corporate Storyteller. Click here for full story.
Nov. 29, 2012: The Washington Post lists top 5 business books based on sales rankings, reader reviews, and customer downloads. Click here for full story.
Lead with a Story Makes Top 20 Storytelling Books according to List.ly
The art of telling a story is a skill that if learned can be used not only in business but throughout your life. The books featured here are some of the top books on how to tell a story. Note: this list is a mix between business storytelling, novel writing, and screenwriting. This mix is what I’ve found is the best way to build the skill and art of storytelling.
Thumbs up from the San Francisco / Sacramento Book Review
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From ExecRank: “There are over 11,000 Business Books published each year and only the best are given our executive seal of approval: the ExecRank Distinction Award.” Click here for full article.
Book review from Dan Beaulieu as posted in PCB-007, THE industry magazine for electronics packaging. Click here.
Book review from Craig Wortmann – University of Chicago professor, storytelling author, and founder of sales consultancy SalesEngine. Click here.
Dr. Harquail or: How I learned to stop worrying and love stories. (Apologies to Stanley Kubrick)
Leadership and organizational behavior expert Dr. CV Harquail was a self-admitted skeptic of storytelling. After reading Lead with a Story, however, she now sees storytelling as a legitimate and convincing leadership tool. Click here »
The Examiner book review: Lead with a Story shows how storytelling is a powerful tool for business leaders
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Jim Pawlak from the San Jose Business Journal provided this nice review of Lead with a Story: Read post »
Lead with a Story makes top 5 leadership books for August in LeadershipNow.com blog
JT & Associates recommends Lead with a Story for public relations summer reading list. Read full story here.
Deidre Woollard review of Lead with a Story
Book Review of Lead with a Story by Mallory Barbee, as published in the ABA Banking Journal.
“If you are a speaker, a teacher, a friend, a pastor, a leader in any sense of the word you will learn from this book!”
A book review of Lead with a Story on the blog: I’d rather be caving.