Tools for Transformational Storytelling 


storytelling guides



Storytelling and Social Change: A Strategy Guide by Paul VanDeCarr, Working Narratives

This comprehensive guide covers how to develop a strategy to guide your work, how to tell great stories in any format and engage audiences, some methods used in telling stories for social change, and the structure you need to incorporate stories into your everyday work.






Smart Chart 3.0 by Spitfire Strategies

Online or PDF versions of “a planning tool that helps nonprofits make smart choices and develop high-impact communications strategies.” The interactive Smart Chart 3.0 is an online tool that can help you make and assess strategic decisions if you are: Just starting the communications planning process; Evaluating a communications effort already in progress; Reviewing a communications effort you’ve already completed.


online tools

Center for Story Based Strategy

Leading Change Network


leading story-based organizations