Lead. Travel. Pray. was started by dear friends who met at work about 10 years ago. We no longer work at the same organization – or in the same city! – but we have stayed connected through a lot of personal and professional changes. People & thought leadership, global travel, and faith are the main bonds that make our friendship so fulfilling. This site and podcast were created to share our passions with family and friends…and hope we make some new friends along the way!
LeadTravelPray.com is the brain child of Michelle, Rebecca & Sandy who were fortunate to land on the same work team about a decade ago. We have remained great friends and are excited for this opportunity to share our passions of leadership and travel in a way that also allows us to share how faith plays… Continue reading About Us
https://s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/ltppodcast/Ep5_changeLeadership.mp3 CEB Research – https://www.cebglobal.com/insights/change-management.html What tools or models do you think are most helpful to people leading change? Kotter’s Change Leadership model Kotter book – Our Iceberg is Melting Kotter book – XLR8 (Accelerate) David Rock’s SCARF model – video overview When you see someone who just has a knack for championing change, what… Continue reading Episode 5: Living through Change
https://s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/ltppodcast/8_Combined.mp3 Show Notes: Not all cultures have the same challenges with being candid. Kim Scott’s Radical Candor book addresses “caring deeply and challenging directly”. Candor requires courage in the moment – believing it’s worth it to say what needs to be said. Reframing and getting curious about behavior helps us get at the… Continue reading Episode 8: Candor
Thanks for helping us celebrate the last of our #100days100traveltips Here’s a quick summary of our favorites: Top booking/reservation tip? Rebecca – when using discount sites, like Priceline, be aware of the cancellation policies as many are non-refundable Michelle – no need to get insurance through rental car companies; your insurance should cover you Sandy… Continue reading Tip 100: Favorite Tips (part 2)
We appreciate anyone who read all #100days100traveltips that might have just taken a bit over 100 days. But anything good is worth waiting for, right? 😉 Here’s a quick summary of our favorites: Top Airport tip? Rebecca – don’t expect USB charging ports to work – the hardly ever do – so you’ll want to… Continue reading Tip 99: Favorite Tips (part 1)
As we round out our #100traveltips, we are reflecting on our favorite trips and recapping them here. Favorite European vacation destination? Rebecca – Munich, Germany Oktoberfest Michelle – Salzburg, Austria Sandy – Santorini, Greece Favorite beach vacation destination? Rebecca – Catalina Island, California Michelle – Maui Sandy – Maui
Hello! We are rounding out our #100traveltrips with a list of our favorites: Road trip destination? Rebecca – Chicago Michelle – Nashville Sandy – Memphis Cruise destination? Rebecca – Cuba Michelle – Alaska Sandy – The islands of French Polynsesia Favorite trip of all time? Rebecca – tie between Ireland and Australia (Australia was a… Continue reading Tip 98: Best of (part 2)