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.


Teaching at The Art Institute

The art of teaching art

HR Decisions That Matter

What policies and laws say about “people issues”

Ethics in Our Workplace

The difference between can and should

Where’s the Value in Evaluation?

How to know whether the job’s being done right


Mission-critical communication

Leading in a Global World

Thinking globally

Reinsurance Basics

Treaty talk

Reality Television: Cable and Broadcast

Provides business consultants with a broad overview of television production

Forum Sales Negotiations Scenario

Sealing the deal . . . smoothly

The Development Scenario: The WisdomTools Story

Client services, up close and personal

Consulting Skills Case Study

Communicating with your team and with your clients

Crossing the Cultural Divide

What cultural competence is–and isn’t

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)

The Forgotten Half of Change

The only constant . . .

The Game

The Jones Lang Lasalle path to success

The Keys to Leadership: From Teed Off to Tuned In

What makes a successful leader?

Good to Great

Zero tolerance for mediocre customer service

Disaster Volunteer Self-Care

Disaster response doesn’t “just happen”

Seeing How the Details Translate into Safety and Service

Metrics matter

Web Sites/Software