Better Than Before Episode 128: Sarah Hill on the Benefits of Virtual Reality


Our podcast is designed to provide you with top business insights, fresh perspectives from world class guests, and the tools you need to lead better than before. In this episode of Better Than Before, Tony Richards interviews Sarah Hill, CEO of StoryUp, about how Virtual Reality can positively affect your brainwaves.

Segment 1: Tony Richards discusses news and business with producer Bill Foster.

01:00 – Welcome to Better Than Before

02:00 – Recent News in Politics And Business

Segment 2: Sarah Hill, CEO and Chief Storyteller of StoryUp, joins us as today’s guest.

20:00 – Guest Background

22:00 – Helping Veterans

27:00 – Virtual and Augmented Reality Meditation

31:00 – Positive Mental Effects

37:00 – The Future of VR And AR

41:30 – Tony’s Lighting Leadership Questions

Segment 3: Tony Richards answers listener questions from lduring this week’s leadership lesson.

47:00 – 3 Things to Focus On For Emerging Leaders

50:00 – Best Practices as A Writer

51:30 – Why Leaders Fail to Take Action

53:30 – What to Do When A Goal Isn’t Met

54:30 – Achieving Active Listening

59:00 – How to Tear Down Silos

Self-Care is really important and VR Meditation is another tool in your toolkit - @StoryUpStudios #BetterThanBefore

About the Guest

Sarah Hill is a 20-year veteran of the interactive media industry. She got into virtual reality to find a solution for a group of terminally-ill Veterans who weren’t able to physically travel. She is a national Edward R. Murrow, Sigma Delta Chi, and 12-time mid-America Emmy award-winning storyteller with VR work that spans 5 continents. Sarah started using augmented reality in 2011 to interact with TV viewers behind the scenes of a newscast.

Resources Mentioned

StoryUp Website
Better Than Before Episode 25: The Resistance You Face


Better than Before is hosted by Tony Richards and produced by Clear Vision Development Group. Our staff includes William Foster and Whitney Coker. You can subscribe or leave a review for Better than Before on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, and iHeartRadio. If you have a leadership question you would like answered on the show, email us at

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