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

Good to Great

Zero tolerance for mediocre customer service

Teaching at The Art Institute

The art of teaching art

Disaster Volunteer Self-Care

Disaster response doesn’t “just happen”

The Guardian

The digital difference

CHRISP: Making the Most of It

All about CHRISP (Common Human Resources Information System Programme)

Consulting Skills Case Study

Communicating with your team and with your clients

Ethics in Our Workplace

The difference between can and should

Achieving POS Best Practices

The price has to be right

Forum Sales Negotiations Scenario

Sealing the deal . . . smoothly

Crossing the Cultural Divide

What cultural competence is–and isn’t

Seeing How the Details Translate into Safety and Service

Metrics matter

The Bride and the Ironman

Unraveling a complex and nuanced situation

The Development Scenario: The WisdomTools Story

Client services, up close and personal

Connect and Teach with Play

Families can be fun!


Mission-critical communication

HR Decisions That Matter

What policies and laws say about “people issues”

Leading in a Global World

Thinking globally

Teaching in College: TA edition

Learning to teach and teaching to learn

The Keys to Leadership: From Teed Off to Tuned In

What makes a successful leader?