How to Refine Journalist Storytelling Job Skills

In Chapter 12 of 17 in her 2014 Capture Your Flag interview, author and small business owner Rachel Lehmann-Haupt answers "How Are You Applying Your Passions in New Ways?" A passionate storyteller and trained journalist, Lehmann-Haupt creates new opportunities in her career by getting new people and organizations to tell their story. Lehmann-Haupt refines her storytelling skills, from asking interview questions to producing video, to gain confidence and perform at a higher level.

Rachel Lehmann-Haupt is a writer, editor and multimedia content strategist. She is the owner of StoryMade, a storytelling studio that creates new media content solutions for businesses. Previously, she was a founding editor and multimedia producer at TED Books, designing TED Talk content for tablet computers. She is the author of "In Her Own Sweet Time", published in 2009. Lehmann-Haupt earned a BA from Kenyon College and a Masters in Journalism from UC-Berkeley.