Don’t you love it when great TV shows teach you how to be a better radio personality? I hope you saw the “Five Minutes” episode of Modern Family.  In it, there’s a classic example of how to tell stories, and how storytellers can get off track.

This article features a hilarious scene from Modern Family that demonstrates how to tell stories. Including: 

  • A breakdown of the basics of great storytelling. 
  • An example of using dialogue in telling a story.
  • This a perfect example of choosing the right details to include.
  • The difference between a rambling story without direction and a focused, effective story.

Modern Family Teaches Storytelling


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