He’s worked for four presidents from both parties, and is a New York Times best-selling author. But wait until you hear the stories about North Carolina that Durham native David Gergen shares with Tim in this week’s episode! From a dangerous mission to learn about the KKK, to his thoughts on the president 50 years after Watergate, to his personal stories about former North Carolina Governor Terry Sanford, it’s a conversation that will keep your ears perked up. Gergen will also tie it all together to talk about leadership in his new book "Hearts Touched with Fire: How Great Leaders are Made." We’ll also ask him about his favorite leader in his own life and illustrious career.

About the Podcast

With the speed of the local news cycle, it's easy to forget that the politicians who represent us and the influencers in our communities are more than just a soundbite. North Carolina’s veteran reporter and anchor, Tim Boyum, loosens his signature bow tie to give listeners a glimpse behind the curtain, showing us who these power players really are and why they do what they do. Through Tim’s candid conversations on “Tying It Together,” his guests reveal their most fascinating life stories, passions, and help all of us get a better grasp on the issues affecting our communities. 

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