Journalism Archive

Three Tools for Creating a Narrative of Possibility

Peggy Holman speaks to power of journalism, conversations and context

While there will always be problems to solved and challenges to be handled, Peggy Holman says she believes the more of us approaching them from a possibility orientation, the more equipped we are as a society to deal with them in compassionate, creative and wise ways.

BCCA Introduces Youth to Co-ops Using Stories

BCCA Introduces Youth to Co-ops Using Stories

VANCOUVER - The British Columbia Co-operative Association (BCCA) is launching a project to introduce young people to the co-operative movement through stories.

Create a Narrative of Possibility by Adding a New Question: Peggy Holman

Journalists are well-positioned to lead this change, says thought leader

Peggy Holman has seen first-hand how adding a new question to the five traditionally asked by journalists can spark new energy and a different direction, and it’s this question, she’s proposing, that can help all of us, journalists or not, create a new narrative of possibility.

Articles Generate Demand for New Social Media Plan

Sharing stories helps engage community support and volunteers

Co-ordinator of community development for the Mills Community Support Corporation Jeff Mills had one of his colleagues forward him a copy of an article written by Axiom News that previewed an event called the Neighbourhood Tomato Harvest Safari, and he says it’s exactly the type of content that’s pushing his organization to adopt a social media plan.

Stories as Engagement Tools

Three perspectives on the power of storytelling

A news-service charged with seeking and exposing strengths serves a number of purposes, but ultimately strength builds upon strength and as a tool for igniting transformative change and engaging front-line leaders, storytelling has proven effective time and again.

Stories Aimed at Creating Momentum in Election Campaign

Looking back at client coverage during recent election

Election campaigns are a time to raise awareness of the issues faced in society, and during the recent election in Ontario, stories were used as a way to highlight issues faced by people in the province who have an intellectual disability.

PosAbilities Captures Historic Moment in B.C. through Story

The best that could happen: people see the power of working together, advancing the community living movement, says co-ordinator

Next week an historic moment will take place in New Westminster, B.C., and posAbilities is documenting it through several news stories with the goal of showing its importance and spreading a message about the power of working together and advancing the community living movement.

Article Helps Publicize Colourful Event School requests story to send out to local media Friday October 7, 2011 -- Ryan Rogers Is there a point of dying your hair orange and spending the morning administrating a school from the rooftop if no one’s around

School requests story to send out to local media

Is there a point of dying your hair orange and spending the morning administrating a school from the rooftop if no one’s around to see you do it?

Create a Narrative of Possibility by Adding a New Question: Peggy Holman

Journalists are well-positioned to lead this change, says thought leader

Peggy Holman has seen firsthand how adding a new question to the five traditionally asked by journalists can spark new energy and a different direction, and it’s this question, she’s proposing, that can help all of us, journalists or not, create a new narrative of possibility.

Using the News to Spread Word of a Challenge

Breast cancer awareness activities promoted through news service

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and all around the world people are donning pink ribbons, participating in walks and honouring the millions who’ve been affected by the disease, and Axiom News is helping through the stories it writes.

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