Stories are powerful. Not just in entertainment but in cognition and their ability to change reality. Stories are the only way to take your a person from one mental state to another. World building isn't only useful in fiction, it is also just the...
Strategic Communicator, Author, Producer
Kirk Westwood is a storyteller. He is the co-founder and CEO of Glass River Media.
Kirk has contributed to Hollywood films, television programs, national commercials and music videos. He has worked freelance as a photographer, blogger, web-streamer, and consultant; and for the government as a Communications Specialist and Public Affairs Specialist.
No matter what his professional title has been, Kirk's job description has always been a variation of the same thing: to tell stories.
CategoriesAll Categories advertisements advertising advice afraid alexander hamilton app store apple are art artist audience authentic authenticity back to the future bias biden bill and ted blog bounty brand branding brands build a better mousetrap business business model business strategies cautionary tale celery ceremony channels characters checkers classic cognition cognitive cognitive bias cognitive communications cognitive perception cognitive process cognitive stories cognitive storytelling cognitive strategy cognitive thinking cogntitive process comfort zone commander communication communications communicator concept conflated facts conquerer consistency console gaming consumer content curation copy country covid crazy create creative creative process creative strategy creativity creator cube cultivate culture currency customer service customers dancing dark data tracking dialect discover disney diverse dr. suess education effective effective speaking emotion emotions engagement entrepenuership entrepreneur entrepreneurship evolution facebook fashion favorite movie fear females feminism folk lore formulas framework funnel george washington gleaming gleamingthecube global goals goldilocks google government conctracting growth growth hacking guest speaker hard work help high school musical history history of communication history of customer service history of the internet hole in my funnel holes how to hurt i am sucked in ideas incremental innovation industry information innovation international internet interpret invention kraken lateral thinking of withered technology leaky funnel lessons lies lockdown love managment manipulation market marketing measurement media mental message military misnomer monkey movies mr. potato head myths new news nintendo objective of old wives tale online outrage pace pageantry painting pandas passive pause personal branding pitch platform plot pockets podcast politics privacy problem solving process processes product productivity products profession propaganda public public affairs public relation public relations public speaking punch quarantine reaction reboot recycle reflect release releasethekeative releasethekreative remake reslease result robert zemeckis scandal scary scary stories segmentation service setting goals shape shock skateboard small business owner social media social media platforms speaking speaking tools star trek start up stories story storytelling strategic strategic storytelling strategies strategy success successful sucked summary talking tattoo tattoo parlor teacher says what ted lasso the the celery test tips tools trends triggers trump trying tutorial twist understanding urban legends value video games viral virality virus wedding women worth you youtube