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.


Distribution and Data

What are the odds that Kellogg students will prevail?

Seeing How the Details Translate into Safety and Service

Metrics matter

Consulting Skills Case Study

Communicating with your team and with your clients

The Guardian

The digital difference

Teaching at The Art Institute

The art of teaching art

The Bride and the Ironman

Unraveling a complex and nuanced situation

CHRISP: Making the Most of It

All about CHRISP (Common Human Resources Information System Programme)

Achieving POS Best Practices

The price has to be right

Forum Sales Negotiations Scenario

Sealing the deal . . . smoothly

The Game

The Jones Lang Lasalle path to success


Mission-critical communication

Marketing Management Leadership Workshop

The skills that click for consultants

Reality Television: Cable and Broadcast

Provides business consultants with a broad overview of television production

Good to Great

Zero tolerance for mediocre customer service

Disaster Volunteer Self-Care

Disaster response doesn’t “just happen”

The Credibility Gap; Coaching Quandaries

How to build credibility and coach effectively

The Development Scenario: The WisdomTools Story

Client services, up close and personal

Connect and Teach with Play

Families can be fun!

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

Educators can make or break kids’ academic futures.

Ethics in Our Workplace

The difference between can and should

Web Sites/Software