Using this template


There are 5 key questions that drive the Brand Story exercise.

By spending some time with each of these questions, we can begin to formulate our Mission, Vision and Story, as guided below.


Leave the Mission Statement and Vision Statement callout boxes for the very end—after you've collected the bits and pieces needed to fill them in.

Mission Statement

<aside> 🚀 In [this story’s setting], my business helps [influence the desired change] by [doing what the ideal character would do].

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Vision Statement

<aside> 🌄 **[**A clear description of the desired change, instantiated.]

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Setting

<aside> 🖼️ *What is the broader context of the story you and your business are operating in? Is it a technological story? A cultural one? What types of characters are involved? What does it feel like?

Think of this as setting the scene for a fictional novel or story. 'Once upon time, in a ___________________________________, there was a...'*

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Key Forces

ALLIED

COUNTERACTIVE

What's Wrong In The Story?

Drawing from some of the negative forces above, and the main problem as you see it, write a paragraph describing what exactly is going wrong in this story as it currently sits?