The Importance and Value of Listening

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...

The Power of Storytelling

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...
Game of Words

Game of Words

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...