The Spark Blog

An occasional series of thoughts and reflections on the role of narrative in organizational change, branding and knowledge work

why stories are so powerful

We’ve just been listening to a talk on BBC Radio 4 by Philippa Perry about why stories are so powerful. Philippa’s background is in psychotherapy, and she talks about the subject in terms of the individual. But some of the issues she raises could be just as relevant to organizations. She points out that we