Posts tagged storytelling
How Big is the Story You're Telling

Everything we do tells a story. From our career, to our volunteer efforts, to the way we raise our family — it’s all a part of a narrative that is your life. And the story that we tell is largely up to us. Of course, you have circumstances that impact the way people see you, but even in those moments when you’re cast in a negative light, you have an opportunity to respond and that response, as you can imagine, tells a part of your story.

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How Pixar can help you live a story worth re-telling

Often, it's the things we do that shapes who we become. Life is both a daunting challenge as well as an exhilarating adventure. But it's so easy to get bogged down in the day-to-day minutia that we forget how to add a little drama to the story. We forget about the elements of story that changes the hero for the better, drives them to do things they never dreamed of and moves the plot forward.

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Satisfaction in the Conflict

Great stories have a way of sucking you in and holding you captive at the edge of your seat. With colourful detail, they tell of treasures and quests, true love and heartbreak, heroes and villains. They introduce the most bold and daring hero, the most warm and angelic girl and the most wretched and twisted monster. A fight between good and evil worthy of dramatic scores by Hans Zimmer. A tale of romance that would make Nicholas Sparks shed a tear. And just in that moment when you think you've unraveled the story's mystery, it twists around and takes you on a new journey you weren't expecting.

Those stories... those are the ones we tell over and over again.

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