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You’ve Got Five Minutes with an Executive…Go!

You’ll probably recognize this scenario: You’ve spent weeks preparing to deliver a huge proposal, including countless hours researching, designing, and putting together a tightly scripted ...Continue Reading

Audience is Everything: A Manifesto

Doesn’t it seem that Murphy’s Law (anything that can go wrong, will go wrong) always happens when the pressure’s on, a deadline needs to be ...Continue Reading

TPC Contributes to Harvard Business Review: The Key to Landing Your Next Job? Storytelling.

  Today’s workforce is hyper-competitive. It’s hard to stand out, and if you’re hunting for a job, you need strategies to appear more credible, authentic, and memorable than ...Continue Reading

TPC Contributes to CEOWorld Magazine: How to Build a Culture of Storytelling in Your Organization (And Why It Matters)

The key to unlocking innovation for many senior leaders is figuring out ways to improve how multi-functional teams collaborate and communicate with each other, with ...Continue Reading

TPC Contributes to Business Insider: 5 email tips to stop your messages from being ignored, according to experts who work with Facebook and Nestle

Inboxes are overwhelming, particularly for busy managers, key stakeholders, and VIP executives that everyone wants a response from. Most of us are bombarded with dozens ...Continue Reading

3 Tips to Help You Rock Your Next Virtual Team Presentation [VIDEO]

Most of us work on some kind of team where we present our proposals, updates, or recommendations… collectively. Team presentations require a powerful narrative and ...Continue Reading

TPC Contributes to Fast Company: How to use storytelling strategies to get your emails answered

Our brains love stories. When you use storytelling to share information and ideas, they often stand out and are more memorable to the listener. Stories ...Continue Reading

TPC Contributes to Forbes.com: 7 Storytelling Techniques To Boost Your Career

Whether you’re trying to persuade someone to support your project or motivate a team, storytelling is a fundamental business skill. So what makes a compelling ...Continue Reading

Two Sisters, a Dream, and the Art of Storytelling

Portland-based “sister-preneurs” Lee Lazarus and Janine Kurnoff are on a lifelong journey together, building practical, experiential visual storytelling workshops that teach talented businesspeople in all ...Continue Reading

The Rise of the Frankendeck: What It Is, and How to Avoid Falling Victim to It

  Nobody would blame you or your team for trying to save time building presentation decks. Whether you’re prepping a do-or-die proposal or simply giving the ...Continue Reading