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Impacting the Life of Others

As I write this article, I am sitting in a chair next to my father, as he lies in the intensive care unit in the hospital. It’s been less than two weeks since he was diagnosed with the most severe form of Leukemia.

The outpouring from well-wishers and the notes he has received have been extraordinary. My mother just showed me his email inbox. There must be 100 notes from people whose lives he’s impacted. I’m in awe of all the individuals that see him as a mentor or father figure. How could he have made such a dramatic impact in the lives of so many?…

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#458 Make Your Story Relatable

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If you want people to respond positively to what you are telling them, make your story relatable.

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#457 Write Your Story

If you want to be a better storyteller take the time to write your story the way you would say it.

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Podcasts, Storytelling, win people over.

#455 Storytelling in Business

Want to get ahead in business? Become a great storyteller.

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Become a Great Storyteller

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Storytelling has tremendous benefits for children. It can help them learn language skills, develop their memory and their imagination and can even serve as the delivery mechanism for them to learn history. As adults we sometimes put less importance on our ability to tell a good story. If you become a great storyteller you open yourself up to tremendous opportunities in business and in life.

People are drawn to great storytellers. Telling great stories makes you a more interesting person and puts you in the center of attention in social settings. If you want to attract more friends or potential love interests, telling great stories can be one of the greatest tools you have.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Make people like you, Storytelling, win people over.

#454 Storytelling

People who are great at storytelling open up tremendous opportunities for themselves.

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Make people like you, Podcasts, Storytelling, win people over.

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