The Power of Metaphor

January 30, 2024

The Power of Metaphor

What makes a good metaphor? Leadership experts Daniel Stewart and Peter Stewart dive into some of their favorite metaphors and discuss how to make them “sticky.” Hint: Avoid pop culture references.

This inaugural podcast also features insights about how to improve organizational change, a discussion about high turnover at McDonald’s, and a trip down memory lane.

Join us for this “historic” episode!

In This Episode:

0:00 – Introductions

2:42 – Insight of the Week

10:04 – Memory Lane

17:18 – The Power of Metaphor

30:14 – Lightning Round


The #1 Missing Element When Organizational Change Fails

6 Reasons Employee Retention Should Matter to Your Organization

Leadership Lessons from John Parker Stewart

Images of Organization, by Gareth Morgan

The Perfect Story, by Karen Eber

The Power of Metaphor in Leadership

LEAD NOW! A Personal Leadership Coaching Guide for Results-Driven Leaders, by John Parker Stewart and Daniel J. Stewart

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