Welcome to my project portfolio. After years of developing stories, Web sites, videos, audio tapes, and more, I thought it might be a good idea to make some of them available online. There are only a few examples here, but they are fairly representative of what I have been doing over the past few years. Click on the images below or More Information to see whom the client was, what topic they addressed, what the content covered, and a synopsis of the story.

Contact me at shermism@storyinsights.com if you have any questions or would like to know more about these samples.


Leading in a Global World

Thinking globally

Reinsurance Basics

Treaty talk

The Bride and the Ironman

Unraveling a complex and nuanced situation

Disaster Volunteer Self-Care

Disaster response doesn’t “just happen”

The Keys to Leadership: From Teed Off to Tuned In

What makes a successful leader?

CHRISP: Making the Most of It

All about CHRISP (Common Human Resources Information System Programme)

Crossing the Cultural Divide

What cultural competence is–and isn’t

Marketing Management Leadership Workshop

The skills that click for consultants

Ethics in Our Workplace

The difference between can and should

Distribution and Data

What are the odds that Kellogg students will prevail?

Consulting Skills Case Study

Communicating with your team and with your clients

Connect and Teach with Play

Families can be fun!

Good to Great

Zero tolerance for mediocre customer service

Team Leader Coaching Tools and Techniques

Team-building and effective coaching go hand in hand

The Guardian

The digital difference

The Development Scenario: The WisdomTools Story

Client services, up close and personal

Forum Sales Negotiations Scenario

Sealing the deal . . . smoothly

Where’s the Value in Evaluation?

How to know whether the job’s being done right

Achieving POS Best Practices

The price has to be right

You Are a Pathmaker: A Teacher’s Guide to College Access

Educators can make or break kids’ academic futures.

Web Sites/Software