authentic storytelling

StoryDriven: Documentary Story Telling

Nathan Clendenin is the Founder of StoryDriven, an Emmy Award-winning creator of videos that tell stories. StoryDriven works with clients in healthcare, scientific research, education, entrepreneurial space, nonprofits and more. Today we’re talking about using documentary-style storytelling for healthcare. Listen to the podcast or drop in at the time stamps below.
feeding scheme storydriven00:00 Introduction
00:45 Meet Nathan Clendenin – StoryDriven
01:21 He’s got an Emmy!
01:36 Mr. Peabody’s Wayback Machine
02:00 Studying AIDS, Poverty & Faith in South Africa
02:51 Twitter and Cats (Pippy & Champ) – of course!
03:37 Using cats to ease the learning curve
04:15 Twitter is not business only: Shout out to @LilyPad
04:57 It’s not about you
05:20 Video skills – broke with a baby on the way
06:47 Awesome sales pitch! “Real Doctors – Real People”
07:53 A 360-degree view of the physician
10:00 How was this video used?
storydriven11:15 StoryDriven is founded
12:25 How do you get real people to “relax”
14:47 “Physician – Heal Thyself!”
16:45 Story Renaissance
20:15 Storyboarding a diagnostic odyssey
22:50 Complex health stories
24:30 What is unique about telling a healthcare story
25:25 HIPAA Tip from Nathan
26:56 Release forms are your friend
27:07 Logistics of working with Doctors
28:30 “Talk nerdy to me” – TED Talk
29:50 Everyone needs to learn to communicate via video
31:59 “Black Men in White Coats”
34:19 Advice for video storytelling
37:15 Stories of triumph
37:41 Todd Eury, Pharmacy Podcast “Try an online search in Twitter

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The Art of Technology Marketing

In this episode of Get Social Health my guest, Kathy Holoman and I discuss the art of technology marketing.  Kathy is an exceptional storyteller who connects real-life business challenges with breakthrough technology solutions for Citrix Solutions for Healthcare. She started her career as a painter but transitioned to tech where she found her right brain perspective very helpful in translating left-brain concepts. Listen to our conversation or drop in at the time stamps below.

00:00 Introduction
00:40 Meet Kathy Holoman, Citrix Solutions for Healthcare
01:38 From painter to technology company
02:40 Citrix location
03:15 Citrix Solutions for Healthcare
04:03 Security of data
05:32 Evangelists & the team
07:33 Deep skill set in marketing
08:15 Where does Citrix come into the sales process?
10:26 What do you do at Citrix?
11:51 What is Everyone Social?
13:38 Do you have the freedom to publish without editing?
14:52 Is Citrix using Video for promotion?
15:35 Attending trade shows?
17:00 Who is your target customer?
17:46 CEO & C-Suite – Can you reach them via social media?
19:45 Translation of Tech to Social Media
21:24 Complicated messaging for a long-term sale
21:24 How does the social media team plan content?
24:18 Thought leadership
24:36 How hard is it to present a technology that’s not visible?
26:20 Is healthcare tech harder to communicate than other verticals?
28:31 Using social media to open a door
29:04 Art to relax – Home renovation and photography
30:35 Race cars and technology
31:48 Providing authentic content
33:43 Social Media Tip: Carol Bush – Advice to Nurses who want to blog

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Authentic Storytelling with Christoph Trappe

Christoph Trappe is a content marketer who has spoken worldwide on the topic. What he wants you to think about is being “authentic” to communicate your organization’s mission. In our conversation on Get Social Health we discuss the importance of building your brand with smart, consistent content (that does not have to be exclusively yours). Christoph offers some excellent advice on the timing and longevity of posts plus how to re-purpose blog content to give posts more exposure. We also discussed the launch of his new book, “Get Real: Telling Authentic Stories for Long-Term Success.” Listen to our conversation or drop in at the time-stamps below.

00:00 Introduction
00:41 An unrealized sports reporter
03:30 MedTouch
04:21 Storytelling across industries
07:08 Content consulting – where does MedTouch come into play? “Silos are only good on farms”
10:18 Published his Book “Get Real: Telling Authentic Stories for Long-Term Success
11:20 How many ways can you re-purpose content?
13:30 Scheduling and longevity of content
Get Real: Telling Authentic Stories for Long-Term Success14:00 Follow 60/30/10 Rule (60% sharing, 30% Responding/Re-Tweeting, 10% Linking to your blog)
13 day interval
16:50 Being popular drives more placement
19:35 Tweet Chats: #hcsm content marketing
20:05 Have you been a guest as a Tweet Chat Q&A?
21:23 Periscope & Facebook Live
24:58 How can healthcare use Periscope
26:55 Managing Periscope & Blab with trifocals
29:14 Alternate format:
29:35 What do you mean by “Authentic”?
32:31 Authentic storytelling is not always positive
35:58 Everyone has stories to tell
36:35 How do you engage with 45,000 followers in Twitter?
38:55 Social Media Tip: Dr. Jeff Livingston “Be authentic”
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Christoph Trappe’s online presence

I really appreciate your listening to Get Social Health.
If you are looking for more conversations about healthcare, marketing, social media and communications, I invite you to visit the Get Social Health website and click on the “Live” tab for an archive of the Healthcare Podcasters Blab.
Even better, join us live at noon EST on Mondays for a new conversation. I’m joined as host by Joe Lavelle of the IntrepidNOW Healthcare podcast, Todd Eury of the Pharmacy Podcast and Jared Johnson of the Health IT Marketer Podcast.
I’d also love suggestions for topics or podcast guests so please reach out via social media –
in Twitter @GetSocialHealth or email me at [email protected].