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Bob Buford, Author of Drucker & Me, to Appear on BetterWorldians Radio

Buford to discuss how his friendship with Peter Drucker helped shaped today’s mega-churches

 

Phoenix, AZ -- (ReleaseWire) -- 06/19/2014 -- BetterWorldians Radio today announced that Bob Buford, successful entrepreneur and author of Drucker & Me, will be a guest on the weekly Internet radio show. BetterWorldians Radio inspires with the people and ideas that are making the world a better place. The show featuring Buford will air on Thursday, June 19th and will be available via podcast on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel (http://BetterWorldiansRadio.com).

Buford will talk about his friendship with the beloved Peter Drucker, widely known as the Father of Modern Management. Buford will tell listeners about Drucker’s enthusiastic embrace of the non-profit sector, including their mutual involvement in the mega-church movement, which Drucker called “the most important social phenomenon in American society in the last thirty years.” Buford will explain how, together, they helped large churches run more effectively, which resulted in changed lives.

BetterWorldians Radio co-host Ray Hansell said, “We’re really looking forward to speaking with Bob Buford, especially after reading the wonderful stories he recounted in his book, Drucker & Me. Bob describes a compelling journey in which he gained a great deal of wisdom and insight from his relationship with Peter Drucker. It’s fascinating to hear how much Drucker benefited from that relationship, as well.”

About BetterWorldians Radio
BetterWorldians Radio is a weekly Internet radio broadcast on the VoiceAmerica Talk Radio network that has provided a platform for some of the most inspiring people and organizations in our world today. BetterWorldians Radio is hosted by Ray, MarySue and Gregory Hansell, the family team that created the popular game on Facebook, A Better World. BetterWorldians Radio airs live on Thursdays at 11 a.m. ET on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel and has featured guests such as Donna-Marie Cooper O’Boyle (author of Mother Teresa and Me), Ryan Carroll (CEO of Summertime Entertainment and producer of Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return), and Tom Ziglar (CEO, Ziglar, Inc.).. To listen to the show, log on to BetterWorldiansRadio.com. All shows will be available in the BetterWorldians content library on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel for on-demand and podcast download.

About A Better World
A Better World is a game on Facebook that rewards players for doing good deeds while helping to raise money and awareness for charities. Over 2.5 million people have performed over 22 million good deeds in A Better World to date. A Better World recently launched a worldwide Campaign for Kindness with the release of an animated video, http://ColorWithKindness.com.

About Bob Buford
Until the sale of his company in July 1999, Bob Buford served as Chairman of the Board and CEO of Buford Television, Inc., a family-owned business that started with a single ABC affiliate in Tyler, Texas, and grew to a network of cable systems across the country. In 1994, Buford wrote Halftime, a book that came out of his mind and heart on how to find meaning and fulfillment in the second half of our lives. In 1997, Bob launched the Halftime organization, an initiative of Leadership Network to help successful people convert their faith into action and effective results. The mission of Halftime is to develop strategy and resources to equip business/professional leaders to achieve maximum leverage and return on the investment of their time and resources measured in changed lives and healthier communities. Bob is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and of the Owner Managed Program at Harvard.

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