How to tell great stories

(with Generative AI)

AI has been around forever. What's new?

About me...

  • YouTuber
  • Podcaster
  • Educators
  • Consultant
  • Professor
  • Formerly Microsoft and IBM
  • PhD student at JHU
  • ICF certified coach

I help people find meaning in the midst of change.

What is generative AI?

Roshi will grow out of it, Gen AI will not 👶

Key Principle 🔑

The fundamentals of storytelling do not change.

"Why would I do that?" 🤔

Key Principle 🔑

Humanize the parts of the creative process you love; AI for the stuff you don't love

Prompt Engineering 👩‍🔬

  1. Define the objective
  2. Generate ideas
  3. Refine ideas
  4. Evaluate ideas
  5. Develop action plan

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Image generation with Dall-e 🖼️

A quick note about the glut of AI apps...

Demo and Hands-On ✋

Writing Enhancement

Turn and Talk 🗣️

Imagine AI is your intern. What do you want it to do with this piece?

Image refining with 🌩️

Proofreading with "Mean Old English teacher" 👨‍🏫


HeyGen for Video Creation Demo 📹

Suno for music creation 🎹

Key Principle 🔑

Outsourcing everything to AI won't hit emotionally; choose the right pieces to keep human

The future of visual storytelling...


A kid crashing their bike 🚵‍♀️

Lean into being more human than you've ever been before ✨

The magic is in YOU 🧙‍♂️

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