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.


The Guardian

The digital difference

Seeing How the Details Translate into Safety and Service

Metrics matter

The Bride and the Ironman

Unraveling a complex and nuanced situation

Forum Sales Negotiations Scenario

Sealing the deal . . . smoothly

Team Leader Coaching Tools and Techniques

Team-building and effective coaching go hand in hand

Good to Great

Zero tolerance for mediocre customer service

Connect and Teach with Play

Families can be fun!

Crossing the Cultural Divide

What cultural competence is–and isn’t

The Credibility Gap; Coaching Quandaries

How to build credibility and coach effectively

You Are a Pathmaker: A Teacher’s Guide to College Access

Educators can make or break kids’ academic futures.

Reality Television: Cable and Broadcast

Provides business consultants with a broad overview of television production

The Keys to Leadership: From Teed Off to Tuned In

What makes a successful leader?

The Forgotten Half of Change

The only constant . . .


Mission-critical communication

CHRISP: Making the Most of It

All about CHRISP (Common Human Resources Information System Programme)

Disaster Volunteer Self-Care

Disaster response doesn’t “just happen”

Teaching at The Art Institute

The art of teaching art

Achieving POS Best Practices

The price has to be right

Marketing Management Leadership Workshop

The skills that click for consultants

Teaching in College: TA edition

Learning to teach and teaching to learn