…stories are how we learn.
Facts are facts, but stories are who we are, how we learn, and what it all means.
Why are stories so much more powerful than plain old facts or boring PowerPoint presentations?
- Stories are about people
- Stories are about people doing things
- Stories create meaning
- Stories are how we learn
- Stories have always been at the heart of starting and leading organizations
- Organizations celebrate their great successes and even their heroic failures through stories
The work of leading a great organization is the work of telling stories.
What story will you tell today?
Part of the BookNotes Series – brief excerpts from books I have read, or am currently reading
Rules of Thumb, by Alan Webber, co-founder of Fast Company magazine. A list of rules for the new game we’re in today – a complex, fast-changing, and confusing world.