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:

The Game

The Jones Lang Lasalle path to success

Team Leader Coaching Tools and Techniques

Team-building and effective coaching go hand in hand


Mission-critical communication

Leading in a Global World

Thinking globally

Connect and Teach with Play

Families can be fun!

The Credibility Gap; Coaching Quandaries

How to build credibility and coach effectively

Reality Television: Cable and Broadcast

Provides business consultants with a broad overview of television production

Distribution and Data

What are the odds that Kellogg students will prevail?

Achieving POS Best Practices

The price has to be right

The Development Scenario: The WisdomTools Story

Client services, up close and personal

Disaster Volunteer Self-Care

Disaster response doesn’t “just happen”

Consulting Skills Case Study

Communicating with your team and with your clients

The Keys to Leadership: From Teed Off to Tuned In

What makes a successful leader?

Reinsurance Basics

Treaty talk

Ethics in Our Workplace

The difference between can and should

Seeing How the Details Translate into Safety and Service

Metrics matter

Crossing the Cultural Divide

What cultural competence is–and isn’t

Good to Great

Zero tolerance for mediocre customer service

HR Decisions That Matter

What policies and laws say about “people issues”

Where’s the Value in Evaluation?

How to know whether the job’s being done right

Success Stories