Jarie is an engineer by training and an entrepreneur by nature with over 25 years of startup experience. He has also written 6 books about business and entrepreneurship.
Paying Off Advocates with Ethos
Ethos is all about the credibility of the messenger or their bonafide’s. We look up to those that have achieved what we want to achieve or look/act/like what we like. That’s part of the reason celebrities endorse products and services -- it signals that said brand can be trusted.
Hooking Prospects with Pathos
The first part of the Story Funnel is how we hook prospects. If this were a play or a movie or a novel, this is Act 1 or in Story Grid nomenclature, The Beginning Hook. During this part, we’re going to use Pathos (emotions) as our main tool in hooking prospects into our story funnel.