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Tip | How to Tell a Great Story: “Storytelling is a real art form that requires repeated effort to get right”

by Carolyn O’Hara in Harvard Business Review | Read the full article here >> We tell stories to our coworkers and peers all the time — to persuade someone to support our project, to explain to an employee how he might improve, or … Continue reading

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Storytelling by school kids in the Gudalur valley in the Nilgiri mountains – Tamil Nadu

Friday, April 4th, 2014 [excerpts] Hello friends! Today the kids from 7th standard are telling you about their villages,we hope you have fun reading their comments! I like that in my village there are many flowers. I have many friends in the … Continue reading

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Slideshow | Kani storytelling festival 2013: Biodiversity and Preservation of Culture – Tamil Nadu

The Hindu, Nagercoil, 30 September 2013 Kaani Tribal Festival with the theme of ‘Towards conversation of biodiversity and preservation of culture’ was conducted by the Tribal Foundation at Pechiparai in the Western Ghats on Saturday. Delivering the keynote address, Dr … Continue reading

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Storytelling and local history in tribal school curriculum: Gudalur region (Nilgiri) – Tamil Nadu

March 27th, 2013 […] A few of us have been busy over the last few weeks. We are trying to find ways to share stories of our local history with other in our school and family. For many years, the Adivasis … Continue reading

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Collaborative workshops and showcasing storytelling traditions during the 3-day Festival of Indigenous Storytellers 2012 – Darjeeling

The 3rd Confluence, Festival of Indigenous Storytellers, Darjeeling 2012 The 3rd Confluence, Festival of Indigenous Storytellers, 2012 is being organised at Darjeeling and we cordially invite all those who love storytelling and find in it a window to understand the … Continue reading

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