“Have the nerve to be yourself”
Michael Lewis’s 9 Rules of Storytelling
8 Classic storytelling techniques
Science backs up the long held belief that story is the most powerful means of communication a message.
Videos on Storytelling
Wisdom in the age of Information
Video by Maria Popova
"We live in a world awash of information, but we seem to face a growing scarcity of wisdom," states Maria Popova, Founder of the website Brain Pickings. Popova believes it's the storyteller's role to interpret information and shape it into wisdom for the rest of the culture to share.
The Storyteller's Secret
Slidedeck by Carmine Gallo
In his book The Storyteller’s Secret Carmine Gallo, communication expert and the bestselling author of Talk Like TED, explains why some ideas catch on and others don’t.
The power of storytelling to change the world
Ted-Talk by Dave Lieber
For his investigative newspaper column, storytelling expert Dave Lieber receives 50 pitches a week for story ideas - and takes the best two. He knows how to find and identify memorable stories that people care about.