This is an experiment on Slideshare. This is…A Tale of Two Decks. Let’s start at the beginning. Recently, I shared the stage with Michelle Killebrew at the Intelligent Content Conference 2015 in San Francisco. If you didn’t attend the event, you missed our somewhat unorthodox presentation where we told “a story about storytelling.” Note: All videos… Continue reading A Tale of Two Decks (Slideshare Experiment)
Without conflict, there is no story. It is conflict that defines the story. Whenever a writer is sharing a story idea with me, I’m listening for the conflict. Specifically, what is preventing the main character from reaching a specific, desired goal. And whenever a marketer references the brand “storytelling,” I’m listening for the same things.… Continue reading Conflict Is Story: What It Means for Marketing Storytellers
Our DNA is encoded to respond to visual stories, which we should be leveraging to share health information.