Entries by Scott Sarver

Faith In Action

On very few occasions do I find myself stuck somewhere without the ability to hop into my car and head to store or run an errand. I rarely give thought to the fact that I am rather mobile. But in every town there is a segment of the population that isn’t as mobile. Faith in […]

Video Hosting

Sooner or later you’re going to ask this question, “Where should I host my videos?” This is the $64k question. Fortunately, there are more options than ever before but how do you decide which one to use? 1. To Pay or Not to pay, that is the first question. We are all concerned about the […]

Video Analytics

Watching the number of views of your video tick upward is exciting. Afterall, when you produce a video, the point is for people to watch it.  Basic info like number of views and subscribers is good, but do they give you enough information to evaluate how effective your video is? 1. Beyond the basics Basic […]

CHCC Testimonial

I’ve had the opportunity to produce several videos for the Community Health Care Clinic. I am always amazed by their work and how much of an impact that they have on our community. Even with the recent reforms in health care, there are thousands of people in and around Bloomington-Normal that cannot afford health insurance. […]

Storytelling tools: Listening

Storytelling through video is a powerful tool for your organization. Your stories can motivate and influence your donor base, develop new volunteers, open customer markets and much more. But from where do these stories come? Actually, stories exist everywhere within your organization, you just need to be intentional about hearing them. Listening for stories is a practice […]

Community Health Care Clinic

One of the great joys of helping to tell stories through video is when I have the opportunity to partner with an organization like the Community Health Care Clinic.  I’ve had the opportunity to work with the CHCC several times now and am always amazed by what they do. Through volunteers, donors and doctors, the […]

Telling your story well, when less is more

  How can less be more, especially when it comes to telling your story? When we have an opportunity to tell our story, often times we include too much information. We want to include the most minute details and highlight what is interesting to us. Being succinct is an art, especially when it involves something […]