Are they tired of your narrative?

Most individuals, organizations, and companies underperform to their potential. Others miraculously live up to or exceed their potential. Why? Each tells a story every day and validates it with their actions. Their audience either likes that story (and repeats it) or they don’t. Take the example of Wal-Mart. Here’s their mission statement: “Wal-Mart’s mission is…… Continue reading Are they tired of your narrative?

The power of story

I’m spending the next week on the road for work, capturing stories from youth workers in their context. Here’s Ryan’s story. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BXmprZuch3Y I first heard about Ryan’s story last year. We met for lunch and than later at NYWC. I love that his story is just like real life, full of ups and downs. Full…… Continue reading The power of story