10 Tips for Conducting a Successful Interview
I spent several years of my career as an editor for a magazine publisher that serves content to millennials, regularly interviewing nonprofit founders, musicians, and tastemakers.
You Are a Storyteller: Writing Q&A
In this week’s episode of You Are a Storyteller, we take a break in our regularly scheduled programming to answer questions from our audience! We collected all manner of storytelling questions from our faithful followers on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
Set Etiquette 101
A production set should run like a well-oiled machine, with a clear chain of command and delegated responsibilities. When you’re on a set—regardless of your role—it’s imperative that you know who each department’s supervisor is at all times and that you maintain clear communication with them so you fully understand what’s expected of you.
Video Marketing 101
Video consumption isn’t just prolific—it’s effective. Aberdeen Group found that video marketers get 66 percent more qualified leads per year and achieve a 54 percent increase in brand awareness. And when used strategically, video has the power to help you meet your business objectives, whether that’s increased sales or better customer service.
You Are a Storyteller: The Power of Story
One of the most powerful ways to move people is through stories. They contain the wisdom we need to survive. They’re essential for us as we live in and navigate the world around us.
Happy Holidays from Belief Agency
As we close out 2018 and ring in the new year, we’re taking a moment to thank you—our clients, friends, and fellow storytellers—for all you’ve done for us and others. Happy holidays!
You Are a Storyteller: Stories in the Wild
On this episode of You Are a Storyteller, “Stories in the Wild,” Jesse and Bryan discuss our most ancient form of verbal communication—and hopefully demystify the art and science of storytelling.
NHL: Meet Seattle
Dear NHL: Let us be among the first to throw our hat in the rink and extend you a warm welcome to our chilly city. Three stars and a salute to Seattle’s newest citizen!
To Build a Purpose-Driven Brand, Start with Belief
Consumers are demanding something greater from their brands: purpose. (And it’s not just those avocado-toast-eating Millennials who want brands that care about something.) All consumers—in every category, all over the world—want more from the companies from which they shop for goods and services.
Meet Brian McDonald: Writer, Director, Teacher, Author—and Belief Agency’s Chief Storyteller
You see, at Belief Agency (and beyond), Brian McDonald is somewhat of a legend. He’s our story guru. His teachings have been drilled into our brains, and we’ve drilled his teachings into our clients’ brains.
You Are a Storyteller
Human beings are natural-born storytellers. We tell stories instinctively; they’re the basis for conversation and communication. Everything we do as humans requires a story—the way we love, worship, study, and even the way we spend our money.