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.


Disaster Volunteer Self-Care

Disaster response doesn’t “just happen”

The Game

The Jones Lang Lasalle path to success

The Credibility Gap; Coaching Quandaries

How to build credibility and coach effectively

Seeing How the Details Translate into Safety and Service

Metrics matter

Where’s the Value in Evaluation?

How to know whether the job’s being done right

Teaching at The Art Institute

The art of teaching art

Leading in a Global World

Thinking globally

Teaching in College: TA edition

Learning to teach and teaching to learn

Forum Sales Negotiations Scenario

Sealing the deal . . . smoothly

Good to Great

Zero tolerance for mediocre customer service

Connect and Teach with Play

Families can be fun!

Achieving POS Best Practices

The price has to be right

The Forgotten Half of Change

The only constant . . .


Mission-critical communication

Distribution and Data

What are the odds that Kellogg students will prevail?

CHRISP: Making the Most of It

All about CHRISP (Common Human Resources Information System Programme)

Reinsurance Basics

Treaty talk

The Bride and the Ironman

Unraveling a complex and nuanced situation

Reality Television: Cable and Broadcast

Provides business consultants with a broad overview of television production

Team Leader Coaching Tools and Techniques

Team-building and effective coaching go hand in hand