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:

Marketing Management Leadership Workshop

The skills that click for consultants

Forum Sales Negotiations Scenario

Sealing the deal . . . smoothly

Reinsurance Basics

Treaty talk

Achieving POS Best Practices

The price has to be right

Crossing the Cultural Divide

What cultural competence is–and isn’t

Team Leader Coaching Tools and Techniques

Team-building and effective coaching go hand in hand

CHRISP: Making the Most of It

All about CHRISP (Common Human Resources Information System Programme)

Seeing How the Details Translate into Safety and Service

Metrics matter

Teaching at The Art Institute

The art of teaching art

Reality Television: Cable and Broadcast

Provides business consultants with a broad overview of television production

HR Decisions That Matter

What policies and laws say about “people issues”

Good to Great

Zero tolerance for mediocre customer service

The Keys to Leadership: From Teed Off to Tuned In

What makes a successful leader?

The Guardian

The digital difference

The Game

The Jones Lang Lasalle path to success

Distribution and Data

What are the odds that Kellogg students will prevail?

The Bride and the Ironman

Unraveling a complex and nuanced situation


Mission-critical communication

Teaching in College: TA edition

Learning to teach and teaching to learn

The Forgotten Half of Change

The only constant . . .

Success Stories