How do you tell an effective story in your video? You need to make sure you know what each of the 5 pillars are that your story is built on. In this video, I give a brief overview of those pillars, but for a bit more info about each one, check out my other videos.
5 Pillars of an Effective Story
1. Your Goal
2. Your Audience
3. Your Plot
4. Your Character
5. Your Locations
Crazy couple of weeks, huh?!?! Will be hard, but I encourage you to be thinking about how what is going on right now, fits into the story of your organization’s future? How can what you are doing to overcome the obstacles you’re facing, actually be an asset to you after this is all over? The landscape of society and culture is changing rapidly, as leaders in our community and organizations, we need to be thinking about how what we are doing now, will help move us towards the new normal we want to live in.
Taking a little break from talking about the pillars of storytelling to encourage you about being intentional with the time you have right now. As things are slowing down in the world, give yourself the space to brainstorm and dream about what stories you would like to tell.
Hi Everyone! Here is #storytip #3 where we explore the plot of you video. How do you emotionally engage your audience? Hint: people engage with people, not numbers =D . Watch to learn more!