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.


For the Success Stories, you can browse them all below or sort by the following:

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)

The Credibility Gap; Coaching Quandaries

How to build credibility and coach effectively

Consulting Skills Case Study

Communicating with your team and with your clients

Where’s the Value in Evaluation?

How to know whether the job’s being done right

The Game

The Jones Lang Lasalle path to success

Connect and Teach with Play

Families can be fun!

Crossing the Cultural Divide

What cultural competence is–and isn’t

The Guardian

The digital difference

Achieving POS Best Practices

The price has to be right

Reality Television: Cable and Broadcast

Provides business consultants with a broad overview of television production

The Bride and the Ironman

Unraveling a complex and nuanced situation

The Development Scenario: The WisdomTools Story

Client services, up close and personal

HR Decisions That Matter

What policies and laws say about “people issues”

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

Educators can make or break kids’ academic futures.

The Keys to Leadership: From Teed Off to Tuned In

What makes a successful leader?

Seeing How the Details Translate into Safety and Service

Metrics matter


Mission-critical communication

Leading in a Global World

Thinking globally

Forum Sales Negotiations Scenario

Sealing the deal . . . smoothly

Success Stories