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Run baby. Run.

When she was 3-years-old, my daughter chased a boy around the playground until she threw up. She ran so hard and so fast that her body gave up before her will allowed her to quit. I wasn’t there to witness the event, but I knew exactly what it looked like. Me. Though I never ran until… Read more »

Resonate Storytelling Nostalgia

Resonate with Storytelling Nostalgia

It was a Friday night, the whole family was home and we decided to watch a movie. I was tired of princesses, and angry birds, and even singing trolls so I claimed Mom’s Choice and searched for one of my childhood favorites, The Sandlot. It was a hit with the family, just as I suspect… but what… Read more »

Dont Cut the Business Story Details

Don’t Cut the Business Story Details

You’ve probably heard the phrase, “The devil is in the details…” Meaning, if something is going to go wrong, it’s likely in the fine print; something you might otherwise overlook. And when it comes to a business story, details are the indeed where things can go wrong… but not necessarily in the way you’d think.… Read more »

The Storytelling Sales Pitch in an Elevator

The Storytelling Sales Pitch in an Elevator

Ah, the dreaded sales pitch. Or, to raise the stakes even higher, the elevator pitch. If you only have a tiny amount of time (like the ride from one floor to another) to make a big impression, what do you say to make the most of it? Click Here to Subscribe It’s a conundrum that has… Read more »

6 Strategies to Becoming the Greatest Story in Your Industry

6 Strategies to Becoming the Greatest Story in Your Industry

(Check out the article at SUCCESS online here) November 2nd, 2016 is the latest my kids have ever stayed up — at least on a school night. We were at a friends’ house. The plan was loose — eat, let the kids play, and have the last game of World Series on in the background. Since none… Read more »

The Most Powerful Person in the World is the Storyteller

The Most Powerful Person in the World

I remember being a new mom and desperately waiting for the day when my busy-bodied son would actually sit down and watch a movie so I could have a break. On April 15th, 2013 he turned 2. “Screen time” was finally acceptable. On April 16th, 2013 I placed him in front of the television, turned… Read more »

Born this Way Lady Gage Story by Kindra Hall

Born This Way

Each morning before school, my kids now watch the soul-soaring performance of Lady Gaga at #SB51. Then again… my son’s been a Gaga lover since before birth.   In the final weeks of my pregnancy I was all about Gaga. Lady Gaga. Lady Gaga’s Born This Way. I don’t know what it was about that… Read more »

Ways to Leverage Your Brand Story

3 Ways to Leverage Your Brand Story

You have a brand story. But for years, the first rule in business was location, location, location… right? If you were opening a business, make sure you have enough foot traffic, visibility from the street, blah blah blah. But with less and less business happening IN businesses… it seems only logical we adopt a new mantra. Might… Read more »

Story Starts at the Top

Story Starts at the Top

Just as the leader sets the pace, the leader starts the story. The adoption and appreciation for story starts at the top. Click Here to Subscribe

Heartbreaker Story

Heartbreaker

I had a friend going through a break up. A hard one. A confusing one. One she wasn’t entirely sure was right. But she was at a crossroads and it was time to make a decision. We spent many hours together as she talked through the ruins and wondered which path to choose. It’s not… Read more »