Updates and insights from the NickCook.Works team.

The Importance and Value of Listening

My work, like that of any journalist, has always focussed on telling stories. Usually other people’s stories; giving them a sense of place and context and bringing them to a wider audience. I’ve been fortunate enough to meet and interview people around the world,...

The Power of Storytelling

Harvard professor John Kotter makes the argument in his classic book Leading Change that under-communication is a chronic problem in large organization change efforts. Kotter goes so far as to suggest that most change efforts are under-communicated by a factor of...

Game of Words

It’s a little bit like buying a new car and then noticing every other car on the road is the same as yours. So what happens when I go on the road to start selling my storytelling venture as the way of conveying vital, strategic information to the people you want to...