Learn How to Speak Up: The Power of Spoken Stories in Business [Podcast]

Learn How to Speak Up: The Power of Spoken Stories in Business [Podcast]

Our Storytelling series continues with a brand new podcast! COO Lisa Osborne talks in-depth with author, messaging expert and communication coach Dr. Michelle Mazur, founder/CEO of Communication Rebel. Drawing upon examples from her recently published book, 3 Word Rebellion: Create a Message That Is Bigger Than Your Business, Mazur shares practical advice you can use right away to improve your next presentation. You'll learn the critical distinction between delivering a speech and delivering a message and the two most important parts of your presentation you never want to give up!

The Art of the Screener – 3 Tips to Getting the Right People

The Art of the Screener – 3 Tips to Getting the Right People

A bit like Goldilocks, you need to get your screener just right. Too narrow, and you end up with no one. Too complex, and you miss even the best candidates. Senior Insights Associate, Tori Palmer-Kern has been building screeners for years. Here’s what she recommends.

Are You Communicating at Work Visually or Are You Still Hung Up on Words?

Are You Communicating at Work Visually or Are You Still Hung Up on Words?

Mary Meeker’s 2019 annual report on internet trends describes a world where digital communication is rapidly going visual – pictures, emojis, icons, you name it, people like viewing it. Not surprisingly, visual story elements are expected in business communications these days. Our Visual Storytelling Guide gives you 6 easy ways elevate your storytelling.

What’s that Noise? 5 Terrible Tales of Working from Home

What’s that Noise? 5 Terrible Tales of Working from Home

With the number of remote workers on the rise, it is important to understand the challenges one may face especially as it pertains to background noise during client calls. As a virtual company, we know of what we speak. Here are our work-from-home hacks and horror stories.

How to write story-driven reports

How to write story-driven reports

We live in the information age. We operate within the attention economy. Yeesh. With all that competition, how is your report going to get traction with your stakeholders? With a compelling story! We created Storymasters: A Guide to Written Stories to give you the tools to write story-driven reports.