The Top Search Team Lies and How to Root Them Out

Episode #306
October 7, 2022
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We did a Twitter poll, and over half of our audience believes the search team lied or may have lied to them. Josh and Sam discuss what might be going on with this perception. 

What are some potential ways search teams can mislead?

  • Downplaying or ignoring past controversies
  • Not revealing current metrics and numbers
  • Overstating church unity
  • Underestimating the readiness for change
  • Not being clear about the pay package

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