#184: Chris Brown on Working for Dave Ramsey, the No-Gossip Rule, Proactive Communication, and a Leader’s Pride

By February 27, 2018Podcast

In this episode of the L3 Leadership podcast, you’ll hear our interview with Ramsey Personality, Chris Brown. Chris is the host of the Life, Money, and Hope Podcast and the Leadership Momentum Podcast.

In the interview, you’ll hear Chris talk about what he’s learned while working for Dave Ramsey, the famous no-gossip rule at Ramsey Solutions, what trends he is seeing in the church world, his advice to speakers and podcasters, and so much more.

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L3 Leadership Podcast Episode #184: Chris Brown

L3 Leadership Podcast Episode #184: Chris Brown

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Chris’s Bio:

Chris Brown is a pastor and dynamic speaker carrying the message of intentional living nationwide as a Ramsey Personality. The host of the Life, Money and Hope podcastChris provides biblical wisdom and practical advice for life’s everyday questions. Chris and his wife, Holly, live in Columbia, Tennessee, with their three children. You can follow Chris online at Stewardship.com, on Twitter and Instagram at @ChrisBrownOnAir, or at facebook.com/ChrisBrownOnAir.

Connect with Chris:


  • In your 20’s and 30’s, say yes without ever asking about pay
  • Care deeply about what your leader cares about
  • Don’t pass problems down, only up
  • Work hard and pay a price no one else is willing to pay
  • Focus on making an impact, not your platform
  • Create, deliver, critique
  • The podcasting world is always changing
  • You will need all the skills you learned in your 20’s and 30’s
  • Be faithful in the now, not hyperfocused on the next
  • Today’s execution is tomorrow’s success
  • It’s not about you


  • Tell us about who you are and what you do.
  • What do you wish people knew about what it took to get to where you’re at
  • You are one of the Ramsey Personalities… what are the biggest lessons you’ve
    learned about business and leadership since joining the Ramsey Solutions team?
  •  You get the opportunity to spend time with some of the greatest leaders on the
    planet… what patterns and character qualities seem to emerge over and over
    again when it comes to the people God uses in a significant way?
  • What trends are you seeing in the church world today
  • What advice do you have for church leaders?
  •  You speak at churches all over the nation…
  • What are the most significant lessons you’ve learned about public
  • What advice do you have for speakers?
  • If someone wants to have you speak at their church, how can they connect
    with you?
  • You’ve recorded over 500 podcast episodes and have had over 9 million
    downloads…What have you learned from podcasting? What advice do you have for podcasters?
  •  If you could give young leaders any advice, what would it be?
  •  What is a belief or a behavior that has changed your life?
  • If you could put a quote on a billboard for everyone to read, what would it say?
  • What’s the best purchase you’ve made in the last year for $100 or less?
  • What books have you read that have made a great impact on you that you would
  • What podcasts are you listening to?
  • What are your favorite questions to ask leaders?
  • Do you have any unusual habits that you love?
  • If you could go back and give your 20-year-old self-advice, what would you tell
  • What do you want your legacy to be?

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