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:

Team Leader Coaching Tools and Techniques

Team-building and effective coaching go hand in hand

The Development Scenario: The WisdomTools Story

Client services, up close and personal

Disaster Volunteer Self-Care

Disaster response doesn’t “just happen”

Distribution and Data

What are the odds that Kellogg students will prevail?

The Game

The Jones Lang Lasalle path to success

Reinsurance Basics

Treaty talk

Teaching in College: TA edition

Learning to teach and teaching to learn

Ethics in Our Workplace

The difference between can and should

Teaching at The Art Institute

The art of teaching art

Crossing the Cultural Divide

What cultural competence is–and isn’t

Achieving POS Best Practices

The price has to be right

The Guardian

The digital difference

The Bride and the Ironman

Unraveling a complex and nuanced situation


Mission-critical communication

Marketing Management Leadership Workshop

The skills that click for consultants

Where’s the Value in Evaluation?

How to know whether the job’s being done right

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?

Connect and Teach with Play

Families can be fun!

Leading in a Global World

Thinking globally

Success Stories