6 Essential Lessons for All Storytellers

Carolyn O’Hara breaks down the components of great storytelling in this 2014 article from the Harvard Business Review.

In summary:

  1. Start with a message
  2. Mine your own experiences
  3. Don’t make yourself the hero
  4. Highlight a struggle
  5. Keep it simple
  6. Practice makes perfect

Definitely check out her “Principles to Remember” (what to do and what to avoid).

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