“The meaning behind the words…the feeling is more significant than the words themselves, so…listen.” Unknown “Good writing is supposed to evoke sensation in the reader…not in the fact that it is raining, the feeling of being rained upon.” E.L. Doctorow Anyone can write. But good writing… the kind that captures a reader’s attention... Read More
Social media platforms are not just distribution channels but a conversation channel where people share experiences, opinions, values, feelings and dreams. So the next time you market on social media, engage your audience by telling them your non-linear brand’s story and what it means.
Far more important to me than all the venture-capitalized consortia of elite university MOOCs (Massively Open Online Courses) and the hundreds of thousands of students flocking to them is a course taught by an adjunct professor at University of Mary Washington. In my personal learning network, Jim Groom and ds106 are the stuff of legend.
A good public speaker takes their audience on a journey, leaving them feeling inspired and motivated. But structuring your speech to get your ideas across and keep your audience engaged all the way through is tricky. Try these eight storytelling techniques for a presentation that wows.
Storytelling Parade, our filmmaking contest with heart, has come to its first official close!
Over the past months, we asked filmmakers to rally together. Not for us, not for themselves, and not even for the prizes. We asked them to rally together to tell the story of individuals or organizations doing good for the world—to share their stories in hopes of inspiring the world.