The Power of the Tale
". I thoroughly endorse the book. Fairtlough is an excellent thinker."
"Takes Arie de Geus's thinking forward. I have no hesitation in recommending it for publication."
"The most important aspect is the potential to legitimise the use of storytelling in a business environment. and help management think outside the box."
Arie de Geus
Story-telling is one of the best ways for individuals, groups, organizations and societies to learn. Skill in story-telling and in other narrative activities allows us to understand complexity, live with uncertainty, communicate well and increase personal and organizational effectiveness. As organizations move away from old-fashioned command and control, they will increasingly need the bonds of shared stories, which create shared language, shared visions and shared values.