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How to tell a funny story

One of the most frequently asked questions we get is how to add jokes and humor to a story. Or just simple, how can I be more funny. Now as it says in the book, if you are not funny, don't try to be funny, but with the following 3 tips you can BE funny. They will always work and will allow you to entertain without risking cringy moments or badly prepared jokes that could downsize your credibility.

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5 tips to start writing your business book

Since the launch of the Stand Up to Stand Out book, expressing yourself in the most powerful way, the two most frequently asked questions we get are: Where can I buy the book? & How do you start writing a book, because I'm also thinking about it. The answer to the first question is here :) and to the second...

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Stand Up Company writes story for Belron (Carglass) movie

When Belron’s European Distribution Center (Carglass) asked us to write the storyline for their new process video, Natalie and I were honored and very pleased to hear that the briefing went as follows: Show what we do here in Bilzen, but don’t make it just another process video. Make it an actual story that triggers emotion. No actors can be used. Our people are the stars of our company, so they will be the stars in this video.

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BREDA – an unexpected fun day

What if after a trainride from Brussels straight to Breda you step outside of the station and all of a sudden you see a big crowd with music and banners… an exciting day full of surprises that was Marnick’s experience at the end of June.

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Touring with SAP Hybris – How to inspire action

A while back we got the opportunity to do the closing keynote at the SAP Hybris GDPR event in Utrecht. Our story was titled: Stand Up to Stand Out - How to inspire action and showed the audience in a very entertaining and interactive way how they can convince their internal stakeholders of the importance of digital, data and change. A mindset and skills any modern day marketeer needs to master, because...

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Nordic Business Forum, Stockholm here we come

AWESOME!! We saw a tweet a while back from Dado Vanpeteghem about the Nordic Business Forum holding a speaker sourcing contest. We thought, how cool would it be to share the story and the stage with speakers like Amy Cuddy, Lindsey Vonn,... 

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