Storytelling in Business Practices?

What The Stories Can Teach Us About Modern Business Practices

The story is the oldest most proven way humans learn and remember information. This is the reason why the art of storytelling is so much important in business and in life.

Storytelling - Great Stories Quote

Storytelling in Business

The storytelling as a business practice that can enhance the way we see the world and business practices. I found this interesting site in the web (Story at Work) searching for Knowledge Management practices.

Storytelling as a practice has many strong points about certain things, displaying various very interesting quotes such as the:

The world is nothing but my perception of it. I see only through myself. I hear only through the filter of my story.” – Byron Katie

the

He who tells the stories rules the world”  — Hopi proverb

and the

Those who do not have power over the story that dominates their lives — the power to retell it, rethink it, deconstruct it, joke about it, and change it as times change — truly are powerless, because they cannot think new thoughts.” — Salman Rushdie

which intrigue me in various directions.

Question: Take a look and draw your conclusions about the paths that can be employed in a business environment and how the storytelling can help in the development of this path. You can leave a comment by clicking here.

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