Story Listening

DATA-INSPIRED STORYTELLING
NARRATIVE DESIGN
CONTENT STRATEGY

 

Excerpts from an ongoing project that began April 27, 2017, with a sold-out Design Week Portland presentation with Justin Wade.

 

The world is full of noise: 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created every day.

The world is full of signal too. But to hear the signal—to tell a story—you need to recognize patterns first. 

Stories start with observation. Each act of telling begins with listening. As creators and communicators, we need to expand our myopic focus on storytelling.

 
Story Listening: Event
Story Listening: Stories and Information
Story Listening: How