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The Human Side of Storytelling

By | January 29th, 2018|Categories: Blog

Recently, I engaged in a conversation about the lack of human interaction in the early stages of job applications. In this day and age, it seems common for an application to be put forward, perhaps even for two parties to connect, and then… nothing. Even when the job applicant follows [...]

The most important thing we learned this year

By | December 8th, 2017|Categories: Blog

Well folks, it’s December, and what a year it’s been. We know it may seem a little premature to start reflecting considering we’ve just hit holiday season, but this year felt particularly eventful. So it only seemed right that we got a head start on our end-of-year retrospection. One thing [...]

The Journey Continues

By | April 4th, 2017|Categories: Blog

Over the past two and a half years, we’ve learned a lot. Personally, as the founder of Share More Stories, the experience has been extraordinary. Building this platform for you has been one of the greatest endeavors of my life, and I’m extremely grateful to you – our contributors and [...]

I need your empathy. And you need mine.

By | November 11th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Empowerment and Triumph, Faith, Reflections

This election has refocused many people on long-standing differences in America. These are differences of race, ethnicity, class, gender, religion, sexual orientation and age. In short, they are differences of culture and identity. For many, these differences - and the hate, fear and misunderstanding that accompany them - are not [...]

Our latest sponsored community has launched!

By | October 27th, 2016|Categories: Blog

As storytellers, we love new beginnings. They signal exciting times ahead, they provide a wealth of new experiences, and they are a wonderful source of inspiration. Which is why we are so excited by the launch of our latest sponsored community, Food for Thought. Created in partnership with Compass Group [...]

Happy New Year!

By | December 30th, 2015|Categories: Blog

Like many of you, we're reflecting on 2015, while also thinking about what 2016 will look like. 2015 was a year of tremendous growth and learning for us at Share More Stories, and it's all because of you. Whether you shared your story with us, read one of our stories or connected [...]

Happy Holidays!

By | December 24th, 2015|Categories: Blog

It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year Whether you're packing presents under the Christmas tree, doing last-minute shopping with your mother-in-law, reflecting on the Hanukkah you just experienced with your family, or visiting the loved ones you haven't seen in ages, there are lasting memories that are being created every single second [...]

Lean Startup: Learning Through Stories

By | November 16th, 2015|Categories: Blog

In less than two days, I have the honor of giving a talk at the Lean Startup Conference. My topic? Learning Through Stories. That's pretty personal for me, since sharemorestories.com has focused on helping people share their stories since our launch. And putting it mildly, it's been an interesting, challenging and rewarding journey [...]

Writing and Story Sharing Tips Round Up, Issue No. 2

By | August 4th, 2015|Categories: Blog

Thanks for all of the recently shared stories! People have shared several very interesting personal narratives, as well as more “work-in-progress” short fiction. Hopefully their stories inspire you to write yours. And if you need help getting started – or getting unstuck – check out some of the most popular [...]

Writing and Story Sharing Tips Round Up, Issue No. 1

By | June 29th, 2015|Categories: Blog

This is the first installment of our collection of helpful story sharing and writing tips, curated just for you! That's right, we do the hard work of scouring blogs, emails, RSS feeds and social platforms to find useful and relevant content from experts that will help you get started sharing your story. So, [...]

Your Story Matters. It’s Time to Get Started.

By | May 6th, 2015|Categories: Blog

Happy Wednesday! I hope you're week is going well so far. I'm writing today because you need to share your story, and we want to help you do it. Among the many good reasons for sharing your story, here are two: 1) sharing will help you better understand your own experiences; 2) [...]

Amazing Stories Are Waiting for You

By | April 16th, 2015|Categories: Blog

Recently, several storytellers have shared Work-In-Progress stories on sharemorestories.com. If you have a second, take a look and share your thoughts and constructive feedback on their stories: The Adventures of Claudette: Featuring Rod Stewart’s Hot Pink Suit Untitled: Work in Progress The Time It Takes And while you’re here, you [...]

Create and Collaborate!

By | March 21st, 2015|Categories: Blog

The Adventures of Claudette: Featuring Rod Stewart’s Hot Pink Suit We're really excited about our first "Work-in-Progress" story! Check it out and share your suggestions, ideas and feedback. Thanks to theellyedit for being our trailblazer!  

A Diversity of Stories Waiting for You

By | March 2nd, 2015|Categories: Blog

Some of our recently shared stories point to a wonderful diversity of people and experiences. That's inspiring, since that's what so many intriguing stories are all about: unique people and their experiences. When people share their personal experiences through stories, they say to the world, "This is what happened. This is how [...]

Your Stories Need To Be Told

By | January 23rd, 2015|Categories: Blog

I hope you’ve been having a great week, so far! Have you made any plans for the weekend yet? If not, here’s an idea: share your story! Many researchers have concluded that when you write and share your story, you actually feel better about yourself. If you’ve experienced something wonderful, [...]

Spread the Word and Win!

By | January 8th, 2015|Categories: Blog

Our crowdfunding campaign is ending soon and we need your help! Refer your network to our campaign page and you could win! Prizes will be awarded based on the number of contributions received from referrals. 1st prize - $50 Visa gift card, 2nd prize - $30 Visa gift card, 3rd prize [...]

Thank you for your stories, and for your support.

By | January 7th, 2015|Categories: Blog

By now, the holidays are most likely a receding memory and you’re already getting back into the post-vacation swing of things. So we’ll keep it quick. Many of you have helped us make a lot of progress already by lending your support to our fledgling startup, and by sharing your [...]

Happy New Year!

By | December 31st, 2014|Categories: Blog

Reflections on 2014 and Best Wishes for 2015 from sharemorestories.com! Well, friends, another year is almost in the books! Every year represents another chapter in our own stories, another milestone in the journey, and the journey presents both challenge and triumph. That has certainly been our experience launching sharemorestories.com this [...]

Best Ever Thanksgiving Story Contest

By | November 25th, 2014|Categories: Blog

Do you have a great Thanksgiving memory that you can put into a story? What about those family stories and events that are bound to come up at the dinner table this year, and become a great story for years to come?  Well get your pens, pencils, iPhones and iPads ready because we are [...]

Our crowdfunding campaign just launched!

By | November 23rd, 2014|Categories: Blog

Check out this story about the campaign and what we hope to accomplish and learn.  And then, please check out the campaign itself and support us as we help more storytellers and story seekers just like you create, share and discover great stories. I hope you have a great week [...]

We’re Looking For Your Stories

By | November 9th, 2014|Categories: Blog

We’re looking for stories. We’ve heard people want to know more about what kind of stories we’re interested in. The short answer is: yours. That’s right. We want your short stories, long fiction, personal stories, historical narratives, family memoirs or personal accounts of events that others might have experienced as [...]

Welcome!

By | November 4th, 2014|Categories: Blog

It's finally here! After many months and a tremendous team effort, we are pleased to share with you the alpha version of sharemorestories.com. We invite you to play with the site, get comfortable and then start sharing your stories with each other. This is your chance to help build a platform [...]