Tag Archives: story
Donna Francavilla

Video: Donna Francavilla on the magic of Facebook Live

We all have the power to reach thousands using Facebook Live.

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Taylor Robinson

Video: Taylor Robinson on the secret ingredients for storytelling

Taylor shared his insights in his talk, “The Best Videos Ever and the Stories Behind Them.”

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volutneers

Building a mythology through storytelling

A few days before our annual event, we gather the volunteers together for introductions and training. And we tell stories.

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well-crafted stories

Crunching the numbers on storytelling

An Austin company has studied audience research and its own database to help speakers improve their presentations.

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Iron Man

How Iron Man beats both Superman and Batman

Understanding how characters grow is a vital part of storytelling. But it isn’t always that easy to grasp.

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story circles

Video: Understanding Dan Harmon’s storytelling steps

Will Schoder put together the video essay “Every Story Is the Same” to take us through each of Dan Harmon’s storytelling steps.

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Brad Bird

Video: Brad Bird tells stories, which happen to be fantastic. And animated.

Bird’s commentary on thoughtful storytelling accompanies footage from his and other animated films. He lauds restraint and emotional connections over nonstop frenetic pacing for the sake of action.

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kettlebells

It takes just 6 months to change perceptions

That’s how quickly we can change people’s perceptions through rapid blogging.

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The Walking Dead

The unfair world of storytelling

Every story worth telling has already been told, by someone with more time, money and talent than you.

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Stephen King

Lessons for storytellers from ‘On Writing’

The book offers advice and a short autobiography from one of America’s most notable writers, Stephen King.

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