If you DO THIS you will NEVER be a STORYTELLER

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This is when YOU NEVER can be a STORYTELLER

If you want to be an effective storyteller, these are the PITFALLS that you need to AVOID.

The post has been inspired from Carmine Gallo’s book, The Storyteller’s Secret.

What makes STORYTELLING a HUMAN TRAIT?

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Storytelling is an innately human trait

Right from the caveman times till now the essence of storytelling has still remained the same. Tools may have changed by storytelling has not which proves why it is a human trait.

The post has been inspired from Carmine Gallo’s book The Storyteller’s Secret.

Applying AUDACITY PRINCIPLE to STORYTELLING.

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How does AUDACITY PRINCIPLE apply to STORYTELLING?

The Audacity Principle that explains how scientists are able to come up with inventions in spite of numerous bottlenecks, equally holds good for great storytellers.

Do you know the BEST FRIEND of a STORYTELLER?

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If you are a Storyteller it is time to know your BEST FRIEND.

A storyteller’s motivating speech would enable Dopamine to flow through our veins. Thus Amygdala which stimulates the flow of Dopamine is indeed the best friend of a storyteller.

How did INVENTION of FIRE trigger HUMAN EVOLUTION?

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The Huge Role of Fire in triggering Human Evolution

The following insight inspired from Carmine Gallo’s The Storyteller’s Secret enlightens us on the HUGE role played by the invention of FIRE in triggering HUMAN EVOLUTION.

THIS is when a STORY can make HEARTS SING.

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The Only way a Story can make Hearts Sing

The following insight inspired from Carmine Gallo’s book, The Storyteller’s Secret, highlights a presentation that makes our HEARTS SING.

Why PICTURES enable EFFECTIVE STORYTELLING?

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Neuroscience says so – Pictures enable effective Storytelling

In his best selling book named The Storyteller’s Secret Carmine Gallo highlights the importance of PICTURES to enable EFFECTIVE STORYTELLING.

“Using pictures to tell stories is a technique well established in the neuroscience literature in a concept called picture superiority. Researchers have found that if you simply hear information, you will recall about 10 percent of the content. If you hear the information and see a picture, it’s likely that you will retain 65 percent of the content.”

Carmine Gallo

Why are GREAT STORIES meant to TOUCH HEARTS?

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Great Storytellers Touch our Hearts for this Reason

As mentioned in Carmine Gallo’s book The Storyteller’s Secret great storytellers aim to touch the hearts of audience for this reason.

“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”

Maya Angelou