Tag Archives: Storytelling

The Train Tracks Underneath the Visual Content Based Social Media Train: Part 10- Making the Case for Humor

“When humor works, it works because it’s clarifying what people already feel.” – Tina Fey “I think the scariest person in the world is the person with no sense of humor.” – Michael J. Fox The winter of 2014 will … Continue reading

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The Train Tracks Underneath the Visual Content Based Social Media Train: Part 4-The Deconstruction of Storytelling

“Work doesn’t come to me; I go out and look for it.” – Whoopie Goldberg “If women ran the world we wouldn’t have wars, just intense negotiations every 28 days.” – Robin Williams In my last post here on WordPress, … Continue reading

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The Train Tracks Underneath the Visual Content Based Social Media Train: Part 3: The Benefits of Storytelling

“Some poems don’t rhyme, and some stories don’t have a clear beginning, middle and end.” – Gilda Radner “After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.” – Phillip Pullman We now return to … Continue reading

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The Train Tracks Underneath the Visual Content Based Social Media Train: Part 2-Storytelling and Its Importance:

“You can’t tell stories and really walk in someone’s shoes and not have a love for them.” — Shonda Rhimes “I believe in anything that will engage the audience and make the story more effective.” — JJ Abrams Storytelling is … Continue reading

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Why Reading Matters

I just spent three exhilarating and informative days at the annual Closing the Gap Convention in Minneapolis MN. I gave 3 presentations on the topics of methodical assessment and the developmental integration of behavior management oriented and pre-literacy iPad Apps … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Innovations in Technology

“Imagination is not only the uniquely human capacity to envision that which is not, and therefore the fount of all invention and innovation.” – JK Rowling “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” – Steve Jobs Today’s post is … Continue reading

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Why Stories Are Important & Why Steve Jobs and Apple™ Inc. Have Become the Joint Focal Point of Many Of Them: Reflections on Dan Lyon’s Speech At Hubspot’s Inbound 2013

One week ago I had the pleasure and privilege of attending Hubspot’s Inbound 2013 Convention and hearing inspiring, meaningful, poignant, timely Thought Leadership from the likes of Pam Slim, Arianna Huffington, Seth Godin, Scott Harrison, and Dan Lyons. I already … Continue reading

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