What if there were 7 simple ways to master storytelling instantly? There is.
When I was young, I never was never troubled wondering “How Do You Master Storytelling?” (my attention was on girls, let’s be honest).
Yet as a young lad, I loved it when my mom came to me and told me a bedtime story, taking my imagination somewhere as I prepared to fall asleep.
But a great story, that does so much more than put you to sleep.
It takes you and me to places we dram, while wide awake.
In fact, the best brands manage to awaken customers by using this precise tool: storytelling.
The Power of Storytelling
I 100% believe stories connect each of us to the best in each of us.
As I’ve gone through life, it seems those with the ability to craft a story (taking mere facts and orchestrating them to be bigger than life, weaving in discovery, adventure, and a journey into something compelling) is a gift from someplace special.
It’s not just “people with the gift of gab.” We see it in brands and marketing too.
Unfortunately, too many overlook this as merely “wordsmithing” and overlook the power of leaving a lasting impression.
- Just look at any great leader.
- Just look at any great artist.
- Just look at any great salesperson.
So when Chris Do and I chatted about the power of story on TheFutur, (something we are both familiar with since “story” is so intricately woven into brands), gold nuggets dropped from the heavens.
Here are 7 simple (but powerful) gems for you to perfect your story and share on any social platforms you desire:
There’s the power of storytelling.
Now, unleash your story upon the world.