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How to use storytelling to influence and persuade
How to create a compelling narrative
How to structure your story for maximum impact
This formula is used by many of the greatest storytellers including George Lucas for his Star Wars films!
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One of the oldest and most straightforward storytelling formulas:
The Golden Circle is a narrative structure from Simon Sinek. His claim is can be used as a guide to vastly improve every aspect of your business or organization—from leadership and hiring, to product development, sales, and marketing.
In a famous TED talk, Nancy Duarte presents the structure of a presentation made famous by Steve Jobs.
Go back and forth between the two and end off with a …
First, you present a problem. Second, instead of presenting the “After”, you intensify the problem with emotional language. Finally,...
Set the stage of a problem that your target audience is likely to experience ( ...
Once upon a time there was.... Every day, ... One day, ... Because of that, ... Because of that, ... Until finally, ...
The idea is to introduce a character or a group of character, describe their usual routine, present a twist that disrupts their daily lives, explain how they ove...
The star grabs your audience’s attention. The chain turns your audience’s at...
Once you introduce the character of the story, describe how things went awful for him/her, using emotion...
Also known as Freytag’s Pyramid:
Dale Carnegie usues a more dramatic structure for storytelling
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