Posts by Park Howell

Why Storytelling is Important for Local Businesses

What do all successful local businesses have in common? Most have remarkable brand stories.  In every city, there are restaurants, shops, cafes, and other small businesses that stand out. They…

Park Howell

3 Tips That Will Help You Shine as a Podcast Guest

The Secret to Becoming a Show Asset as a Podcast Guest Speaker If you’re a guest on my podcast, I have only one goal for you: to help you shine!…

Park Howell

Why Consultants Must Tell Their Story

15 years ago, I was taking the bullet train from Osaka to Tokyo, not to go sightseeing, but to throw myself into the lion’s den. A boardroom full of angry,…

Park Howell

How You Can Get the Upper-hand on Coronavirus

Let’s face it (don’t touch yours, by the way), one of the most powerful ways you can defeat the coronavirus which causes the filthy Covid-19 disease is literally in the…

Park Howell

How a Mysterious Brand Story Positions Crystal Head Vodka for Otherworldly Success

Infuse your offering with meaning through the brand stories you tell (The following is an excerpt from my new book, Brand Bewitchery: How to Wield the Story Cycle System™ to…

Park Howell

3 Proven Steps to Creating Great Brand Stories

Why You Must Clarify Your Brand Story Strategy and How When I was a kid, I loved watching the Our Gang (The Little Rascals) TV show before heading off to…

Park Howell
6 questions to ask your business storytelling speaker

6 Crucial Questions You Should Ask Your Business Storytelling Keynote Speaker

The Best Business Storytelling Keynotes Don’t Tell But Show Your Attendees How to Storytell Business storytelling is all the rage these days and for good reason: it works! But many…

Park Howell
business storytelling techniques

How to Craft Your Purpose-Driven Brand Story

Customers care more about your brand purpose than your product or service. You run a purpose-driven brand and are growing with a healthy business model. But competition is threatening your…

Park Howell

How a Souring Apple Industry Ripened a Burgeoning Wine Region

You know the adage “Give me lemons and I’ll make lemonade.” But it also applies to apples. When the apple market went south in the early 1990’s, orchardists around Lake Chelan in…

Park Howell

How to Peddle a Bike With a Story

  Selling and Storytelling is Always About the Moment of Truth Life as an entrepreneur started for me in 1972 glued to our TV set in Woodinville, Washington.  I was…

Park Howell