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Shawn Callahan

Founding Director, Anecdote / Business Story telling


Shawn is the Founding Director of Anecdote Pty Ltd. In his eclectic career Shawn has been a geographer and archaeologist, database designer and geographic information management company director.

In the late 1990s, his career took a surprising twist when he stumbled across the incredible natural power of stories. He went on to senior roles in IBM Centre for Organisational Complexity where he was part of pioneering work in using narrative approaches to tackle complex issues.

He formed Anecdote in 2004 with the purpose of helping restore humanity to organisations and a practical focus in helping organisations and leaders tap into the power of stories. In the past 10 years Sean has helped leaders all over the globe convert their strategies into strategic stories and communicate those strategies more effectively.

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