"In today’s polarized and fractured narrative landscape, the winners are those who can get above the noise and weave new mythologies that act as a beacon of light for the path ahead."
THE ORIGINAL LINK IS BROKEN! HERE IS THE NEW ONE: http://emergentbydesign.com/2011/12/10/essential-skills-for-21st-century-survival-part-6-storytelling/
How here's some great food for thought about storytelling, how our cultural landscape is changing, and new stories that are emerging via businesses. The author suggests we've fallen into a myth gap. As the author says, "People are disillusioned and lacking trust, and a new story infused with simplicity, aesthetics, beauty and grace will go far."
Are your stories big enough? Are they sustainable over time and space? Do your stories touch on the qualities the author lists?
I would love to know what do you think about this article & video and how it might shape your thinking/actions in 2012.....