If you need to finally, really, build your storytelling career, this is for you.
<>What Others Say:
"Investing in the Mastermind Group was a smart move and worth every penny. New ideas, a better way of planning and focusing my marketing, and accountability to a knowledgeable and supportive mentor on goals I set myself - all set my storytelling business on a new and more profitable path. I highly recommend working with Sean Buvala. Go for it."- Ellouise Schoettler,… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on October 1, 2009 at 11:21am —
I am working on my next book project and wondered if you could take 2 minutes or less to answer my three sentence survey. I need to tweak a few things and need some fast input.
No registrations needed, no logging in, no verifying. Just three questions and less than two minutes. Totally private.
The survey is up at http://www.daddyteller.com .
Please invite as many people as you wish… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on September 19, 2009 at 12:00pm —
So, you think you have what it takes to be a professional storyteller?
Come participate in this free telecourse:
Thursday, September 3, 2009
12 Survive and Thrive Tips for the Working Performing Artist
Why not register now?
No matter your art form (storyteller, juggler, actor, puppeteer,… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on August 24, 2009 at 9:30pm —
Friday, August 28, 2009
MyTweetLinkBookNing: Sorting Out Social Media for Working Artists
Register here for this free telecourse from Storyteller.net.
"Should I be on (fill in name of social media)?" is a frequently asked question during coaching sessions with Sean Buvala. In this telecourse, Sean will look at the various popular… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on August 24, 2009 at 5:23pm —
Come Listen to the Latest Storyteller.net Amphitheater. (Freebie!)
This Storyteller.net Amphitheater features a discussion with Maryland storyteller Ellouise Schoettler. Ellouise has created her own unique storytelling process called "The New Front Porch." Blending personal tales, historical research, genealogy and world tales, Ellouise creates programs… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on August 16, 2009 at 6:18pm —
Monday, August 17, 2009
MyTweetLinkBookNing: Sorting Out Social Media for Working Artists
"Should I be on (fill in name of social media)?" is a frequently asked question during coaching sessions with Sean Buvala. In this free telecourse, Sean will look at the various popular social media services such as Twitter, LinkedIn, MySpace, Facebook and Ning in light of their advantages and disadvantages for working performing artists. When we are done, you’ll have a clearer… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on August 11, 2009 at 11:08am —
Listen free-of-charge, right now, at the Storyteller.net Amphitheater.
In this latest Amphitheater, Sean Buvala interviews storyteller, health educator and historian Karol Brown. Hailing from the U.S. Northwest in Washington State, Karol has created a unique… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on August 10, 2009 at 3:37pm —
Just a reminder- two free-of-charge telecourses this week. http://www.storytellerconference.com.
More will be posted on Tuesday, too. Check the same link.
Added by Sean Buvala on August 10, 2009 at 3:14pm —
Another free marketing workshop right on your telephone! Get answers to your burning questions about marketing your work as a performing artist! You’ll get to pick the brain of a national marketing leader who is also a full-time artist. What do you need to know? Let us help you build your art form!
Friday, August 14, 2009
4PM Pacific (U.S.) / 7PM Eastern (U.S.)
Be sure to double check where YOUR time zone falls between those two! If you are unsure,… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on August 5, 2009 at 5:01pm —
Monday, August 10, 2009
10 Things Working Artists Must Do to Get More Bookings.
5:00 PM Pacific Time/ 9:00 PM Eastern
Click here to check the time in your area.
A mini marketing course! You must stay in the mind tops of your clients and customers. If not, they will just book the next working artist or… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on August 4, 2009 at 6:28pm —
We continue our Amphitheater series this month with a new interview with working storyteller Rachel Hedman. Rachel is one of the new breed of storytellers that , since her high-school days, have directed their career plans toward the art of storytelling.
In our interview, Rachel talks a bit about being a storyteller since her teen years and her first days as a working storyteller.
In part two, Rachel goes much… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on August 4, 2009 at 2:21pm —
Sometimes there are surprise moments when some rather public storytelling skills are demonstrated very well.
It is common to see public figures fail at storytelling. However, at the Michael Jackson Memorial service, entrepreneur and former professional basketball player Earvin "Magic" Johnson demonstrated a command of and elegance to his story. Although many speakers spoke at "MJ's" funeral, Magic's few moments stand out.
Here are 4 things that anyone who wants to use… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on July 8, 2009 at 11:46am —
Stories are being told about your company all the time. Unless you have never had a customer, someone somewhere is talking about your company. When they do so, they are speaking with passion either for or against your business. You need to have your passionate stories ready to add to that conversation. To create raving fans in your business, you need to be a raving business.
When a customer experiences your company, they leave with an impression. If they were offended, hurt or… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on June 24, 2009 at 4:09pm —
I was interviewed by Sherry over at Blog Talk Radio for her program titled "Entrepreneur People." Come take a listen if you like. It always fun to be interviewed by someone who is both prepared and actually interested in the subject being discussed. We talked about storytelling, stories for business and storytelling changing the world.…
Added by Sean Buvala on June 5, 2009 at 10:31am —
The most excited man in the world
is probably Jeff Gere talking about
Hawaii TalkStory Storytelling Conferencel.
You should hear him in our latest (free) Amphitheater interview.
He will make you want to go be a part
and you'll learn something
about storytelling while you listen now at:…
Added by Sean Buvala on June 3, 2009 at 3:37am —
We've the final installment, part three, of the interview with Tim Ereneta as he talks with Storyteller.net director Sean Buvala. Listen as Tim talks live from the Milwaukee airport about the entire Northlands Storytelling 2009 conference.
In part three, Tim talks more about the workshop he offered at Northlands, among other things. Tim taught… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on April 26, 2009 at 5:15pm —
Storyteller Tim Ereneta continues his thoughts and comments on the Northlands 2009 Storytelling Conference. Speaking with the Storyteller.net director Sean Buvala, Tim talks about the surprising things from the conference so far.
Hear parts one and two as well as find a few more fun things when you visit the Amphitheater page… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on April 26, 2009 at 1:43am —
Come pay a visit to the Storyteller.net Amphitheater as storyteller Tim Ereneta shares his thoughts and ideas from day one of the Northlands Storytelling Conference being held in Wisconsin. You can hear (mp3 files) what time has to say about the first day of the conference. As well, you can see some other interesting conference-related links.
See and hear (for free!)… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on April 25, 2009 at 3:00am —
Welcome to the Storyteller.net 4/17 Update!
In This Issue:
- Director's Notes: Building a Storytelling Program
- Article: Establishing a Storytelling Venue
- 2009: Improve Your Public Speaking In ANY Field!
- Oakland, California or Orlando, Florida?
- FREE! Learn Storytelling by Email.
- Book Review: Five Minute… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on April 17, 2009 at 7:25pm —
Beginning April 6, I am going to present book and resource reviews of the books from my private library shelves. Through April, every weekday, we (Storyteller.net and friends) will: "give you quick understandings of the books (and other resources) Sean loves from his collection as well as some he has and wonders, 'Why *do* I have this?' "
We've got the first three days posted and more on the way. You… Continue
Added by Sean Buvala on April 8, 2009 at 4:41pm —