Sprinkling Humility Into Your Story

Sprinkling Humility Into Your Story

As humans, we value humility and honesty. It shows that we can trust another person. As a coach, you want to build that trust with potential clients. The best way to do so is by integrating humility into your business storytelling.

How culture transforms storytelling

How culture transforms storytelling

While humans are born storytellers, our stories don’t just materialize out of thin air. Your culture, life experiences, biology, and family history play into how your brain makes connections and tells stories. In other words, your culture has a lot to do with how you tell your story. Whether you had an all-American upbringing in [...]
The 9 Steps to Story Structure

The 9 Steps to Story Structure

Believe it or not, all great stories have something in common: they have a story structure or pattern. This recipe has been passed down for generations, lasting through the human oral tradition and into modern times. I know how hard storytelling can be. As business storytellers, sometimes it’s easier to turn to a proven formula [...]
Talking like TED: Building confidence in telling your story

Talking like TED: Building confidence in telling your story

Storytelling is a fun and engaging way to grow your business. But, sometimes, we clam up when we try telling our story, especially to larger audiences. When it comes to calming our nerves, we can learn so much from great speakers. TED Talks is a great example of powerful speakers who excel at storytelling. Even [...]