GA 175 | How to Be Resilient with Ria Story

GA 175 | How to Be Resilient with Ria Story

By Steven Bonacorsi

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GA 175 | How to Be Resilient with Ria Story

This week’s guest is Ria Story, author, speaker, coach, and wife of last week’s guest Mack Story. Ria shared her incredibly inspirational background with us, and explained how to be resilient. This episode does mention some serious adult topics. An MP3 version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • A brief content advisory (2:06)
  • The quote that inspires Ria (4:18)
  • What resilience and leadership mean to Ria (5:45)
  • Ria’s story (7:49)
  • What Ria did (10:50)
  • About Ria’s book (13:25)
  • Being purpose-driven (17:34)
  • Discovering your “Why” (18:33)
  • The keys to being resilient (21:47)
  • About hope (25:58)
  • What “Respect for People” means to Ria (29:46)
  • The best advice Ria has ever received (31:23)
  • A project that didn’t turn out as expected (32:43)
  • What Ria is most proud of (34:19)
  • Books Ria has read recently (35:35)
  • A knowledge or skill area Ria wants to improve (35:59)
  • Final words of wisdom (37:11)

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Steven Bonacorsi

Steven Bonacorsi is the Founder of the Lean Six Sigma Group, President of ISLSS, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt

Steven Bonacorsi, President at the International Standard for Lean Six Sigma (ISLSS)
- Master Black Belt in Lean Six Sigma Methodology.
- Expert in Kaizen event for rapid project execution.
- Certified PMP (Project Management Professional)
- Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
- Masters in Computer Information Systems (MS-CIS)
- Numerous IT certifications.
- Over 20 years of Professional Business Consulting experience at the C-Level.
Executive Master Black Belt leading $ billion business transformation projects globally in multiple Industries. I am a leader who delivers results.