Lori Marie Cuene

74 Flips | 8 Magazines | 41 Likes | 2 Following | @LoriMarieCuene | Curious creative,dreamer,doer,nurse,connector, storycollector,advocate,cheerleader, flawed,Redeemed, Christ follower,wanna be a differencemaker!

The YES! Youth Empowerment Model Definition

YES!’s definition of <b>youth empowerment</b> is the outcome by which youth, as change agents, gain the skills to impact their own lives and lives of other …

Employee Engagement

50 Toilet Paper Roll Crafts You Need to See!

<b>Published on</b> April 25th, 2014 | <i>by Bonnie Getchell</i><p>48<p>50 DIY Toilet Paper Roll Crafts You Need to See!<p>Do you love toilet paper roll crafts as much as we …

Before You Scroll, Try This Mindful Social Media Practice

How many times a day do you check into your social feeds? How many times do you hit refresh in one visit? Our need to be social can backfire on …

Social Media

The empowering language of creativity

<b>How can we talk about creativity and innovation to make it part of our business as usual? Like many things, permission to think freely starts at the top.</b><p>Empowering team members to suggest and develop creative solutions is a leadership responsibility. To some leaders it might feel like they're …

The Essence Of A Leader

"The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things." - Ronald Reagan<p>Lately I have really been focused on what true leadership actually is. Many times when I come across the word leader I see the word follower …

8 Soulful Steps For Impactful Leadership During Painful Events

There is new wave of leadership forming. And we are powerfully operating with compassionate, spiritual energy. So how do we raise our personal and universal impact when there is a surge of painful events in the world?<p><b>Our personal missions</b><p>In the land of the "soulpreneur", we invest much time, …

Spirituality

“EdTech” is a Leadership Position

Spending a lot of time at technology conferences, one thing is evident; there are a ton of sessions on “stuff”. As I write this post, people are …

Education Technology

7 Steps To Maximize Your Success As A Leader

Many people think that executive coaching is for people who have problems. I often handle requests from CEOs and Senior Leaders who want to “fix” a manager or employee who is struggling. While there’s a lot of useful things that can be done to help, I find that the most exponential success usually …

InterAct

My Student Presentation: Storytelling with Storybird

This is my presentation for Grade 3 students at Younghoon Elementary. They will be studying story writing in Module 4. My presentation involves a …

Teaching

Telling Compelling Stories In The Digital Age: 3 Tips

Imagine hearing the story of Aladdin, but starting in the middle once Aladdin has already transitioned into Prince Ali. Or reading the story of …

How to Write an Epic Story Using the Hero's Journey [Infographic]

The concept of the Hero’s Journey isn’t a new one–in fact, it’s as old as storytelling. The Hero’s Journey, known in literary circles as the …

Writing

The Spirituality of Imperfection: Storytelling and the Search for Meaning

Overview<p>The Spirituality of Imperfection: Storytelling and the Search for Meaning by Ernest Kurtz, Katherine Ketcham<p><i>I Am Not Perfect</i> is a simple …

Why should I Carebot?

Because <i>what gets measured gets done</i>*.<p>The metrics you choose — and the ways you choose to communicate them — drive people to action. Analytics have …

Google Analytics

The Socially Significant, Top-notch Storytelling of Life, Animated | Doc Soup | POV Blog | PBS

When I saw <i>Life, Animated</i> at the Full Frame Documentary Festival in April, I laughed, cried and felt sure that this would be a documentary that we’d …

Animation

Why Every Artist Should be a Great Storyteller

So you’re a visual artist and you rely on the visual element of your work to sell it and captivate viewers in a single glance. But while art does …

Multimedia

Five Vintage Metal Buttons Picture Story Telling Children Feeding Geese

An old vintage card holding five metal picture story telling buttons of children feeding geese. In wonderful vintage, collectible condition with one …

How storytelling is changing in the modern world

<i>Most discussion around the future of storytelling tends to focus on the woes of the publishing industry, or fears of diminishing attention spans in</i> …

Storytelling 301: Site Content as Story

Feel like you're already over the term "storytelling" without ever really having understood how you can successfully apply it to your writing? You …

6 Stage Plot Structure For Successful Storytelling

Michael Hauge has created a formula around the five turning points and six stages you need to write a good story. Eduardo L. Lozano created this …

Creative Writing

Change Our Story: Stories

<i>"How I got here doesn't tell me who I am" -- Open Hearted Hand</i><p>What do you believe and why do you believe it?<p>We have been living out of stories that we're told. Stories we tell ourselves about ourselves, stories history books tell us, the newspapers tell us, our parents tell us etc...<p>We decide …

Why All Storytellers Should Tell Children's Stories

by Greg Ruth <i><br>"Kids are much braver than adults, sometimes, and so much less easily disturbed. Kids will make their nightmares up out of anything, and</i> …

Kids

Back to storytelling basics at the Virgin Labfest 12

Timothy Mabalot, Jonathan Tadioan and Mayen Estañero in Carlo Vergara’s “Mula sa Kulimliman,” directed by Hazel Gutierrez; this festival’s funniest …

Brand Storytelling – a Step by Step Guide

Doing Well by Doing Good: An Interview with James Chen, Founder of Clearly

(Photo credit: Lee-or Atsmon Fruin)<p><b>About three years ago, my family and I went on an epic multi-country travel adventure. Prior to our trip, I reached out to James through the Synergos network. When we stopped in Hong Kong, James took care of us during our stay as if we were part of his family. He</b> …

Social innovation in property taking off

The rise of B Corporations, themed community hubs, maker spaces, affordable housing funds and even showers for the homeless are some of the trends …

Fair Trade

The art of the pitch: How startup social enterprises pitch impact investors

The funding challenge has always loomed large over social entrepreneurs wanting to change the world. For many, the difference between their …

From The Edge Of Space, 5 Tips For Social Entrepreneurs

Perspective comes from experience. Dan Clark, Hall of Fame Speaker and social entrepreneur, gained extraordinary perspective flying in an Air Force jet into space. <i>(Disclosure: Clark and I collaborated on a book with 15 other authors but have no revenue or profit sharing arrangement.</i>)<p>Retired Air …

Leadership

Meet Bizzy, The Organic Coffee Concentrate Energizing Social Entrepreneurship

Meet <b>Bizzy</b>, the organic coffee concentrate energizing social entrepreneurship. Founders Alex and Andrew started Bizzy with one goal in mind; to …

For social enterprise, how to balance social good with the realities of business?

Building a social good company does not necessarily mean starting an entirely new company, but rather incorporating it in the existing structure

3 Things Every Founder Should Know About Social Entrepreneurship

You can download an audio podcast here or subscribe via iTunes.<p>Author, attorney, podcast host and startup guru Neetal Parekh recently published her …