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The building blocks of story from Ira Glass

Learn from the best. Here’s the first of a four-part series on storytelling from Ira Glass of This American Life. Here he begins with the two fundamental building blocks of good story. A skill worth developing as far as you are capable, although few¬† of us will reach his level of mastery.

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Hans Rosling at TED India: making time visible

I’m turning into a bit of a Hans Rosling groupie, having blogged about several of his previous performances at TED conferences (Hans Rosling talk on world economic development myths and realities and More insights from Hans Rosling at TED 2007). Most recently, he presented at TED India. He’s a wonderful story teller and watching his […]

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Storytelling advice from one of the masters

Luis Suarez pointed me to this excellent clip by NPR’s Scott Simon on how to tell a story:     I’m with Luis that storytelling skill is an essential in today’s knowledge intensive organization.

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