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.


Reality Television: Cable and Broadcast

Provides business consultants with a broad overview of television production

Consulting Skills Case Study

Communicating with your team and with your clients

Seeing How the Details Translate into Safety and Service

Metrics matter

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)

Forum Sales Negotiations Scenario

Sealing the deal . . . smoothly

Achieving POS Best Practices

The price has to be right

Disaster Volunteer Self-Care

Disaster response doesn’t “just happen”

Crossing the Cultural Divide

What cultural competence is–and isn’t

The Game

The Jones Lang Lasalle path to success


Mission-critical communication

HR Decisions That Matter

What policies and laws say about “people issues”

Teaching at The Art Institute

The art of teaching art

Distribution and Data

What are the odds that Kellogg students will prevail?

The Development Scenario: The WisdomTools Story

Client services, up close and personal

Ethics in Our Workplace

The difference between can and should

Leading in a Global World

Thinking globally

The Guardian

The digital difference

Where’s the Value in Evaluation?

How to know whether the job’s being done right

Marketing Management Leadership Workshop

The skills that click for consultants