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.


Achieving POS Best Practices

The price has to be right

Ethics in Our Workplace

The difference between can and should

Disaster Volunteer Self-Care

Disaster response doesn’t “just happen”

The Guardian

The digital difference

Teaching at The Art Institute

The art of teaching art


Mission-critical communication

Team Leader Coaching Tools and Techniques

Team-building and effective coaching go hand in hand

Reinsurance Basics

Treaty talk

The Bride and the Ironman

Unraveling a complex and nuanced situation

The Credibility Gap; Coaching Quandaries

How to build credibility and coach effectively

Consulting Skills Case Study

Communicating with your team and with your clients

HR Decisions That Matter

What policies and laws say about “people issues”

The Keys to Leadership: From Teed Off to Tuned In

What makes a successful leader?

Distribution and Data

What are the odds that Kellogg students will prevail?

Teaching in College: TA edition

Learning to teach and teaching to learn

Seeing How the Details Translate into Safety and Service

Metrics matter

Marketing Management Leadership Workshop

The skills that click for consultants

Leading in a Global World

Thinking globally

Connect and Teach with Play

Families can be fun!

CHRISP: Making the Most of It

All about CHRISP (Common Human Resources Information System Programme)