If You’re Going to Change the World, You Better Bring Your Stories: An Interview with Andy Goodman

This Wednesday, storytelling coach and guru Andy Goodman will be live on Twitter to answer questions for the frank community. We talked with Andy about his career journey, the craft of storytelling and how organizations can use stories to communicate who they are better. We hope you enjoy this conversation as much as we did.    […]

Storytelling Exercise: Write Your Story in One Sentence

By Brandon Telg and Jaron Jones One of the biggest hurdles to overcome when writing one’s story is knowing where to start. For this reason, it is helpful to start with parameters. So we challenge you to write your story within this parameter: one sentence. What is your story in one sentence? Take some time […]

Why I Am a frank Scholar

Dr. Natalie Tindall, associate professor in the Department of Communication at Lamar University, tells us about her experience at frank (scholar), the launch of the first ever frank (scholar) project and her efforts to build a new future for public relations.

Seven Minutes in Heaven with Scientist Troy Campbell


What happens when a science prodigy loves literature and people? Troy Campbell, the frank 2016 $10k research prize winner. We talked with Campbell about his research, winning the prize and what it was like to attend frank for the first time.

frank Video Playlist: Use Stories to Get People to Care


In this frank playlist, we hear from speakers using technology to connect users and tell stories that will incite empathy and drive change.

frank Finds: What Happened This Week


The latest news worth knowing for change makers and movement builders.

This is Our Time: A Call to Troublemakers

frank2016 speaker and artist Ahmen calls on us to share the work we are doing to drive change for his new music video.

frank Playlist: Changing the Lives of Children

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In this frank playlist, a CEO, reporter and a student share the work they are doing to transform the lives of children through play, understanding the child brain and transforming the American education system.

300 Public Interest Communicators Walked Into a Bar

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What happens when 300 change makers and movement builders spend three days together? Alina Evans, Account Coordinator at Spitfire Strategies, shares what she learned at frank2016.

frank2016: Remembering the Moments

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frank2016 was about the moments. Whether it was hearing from one of our great speakers, meeting someone with similar passions or having great conversation, this year we wanted to create moments of inspiration, clarity and purpose.