Rivers take the path of least resistance. As such, they terminate at their lowest point. It is tempting to take the same path in life. However, if one has the grit and determination to build a dam, the meandering river is interrupted and collected as stored energy behind the dam. Story Family Institute clients lean into the risks and opportunities of creating something great within their families and build a dam to store up energy and effectively steward the resources they or their family have amassed.