How a Tiny Story Can Pack a Giant Punch

Legend has it that Ernest Hemingway won a bar bet by writing a story that contained just six words. Here’s the story: 

“For sale: baby shoes, never worn.”

That tiny story reveals a giant truth for marketers: 

Great stories don’t have to be long stories.

In fact, one of the greatest marketing stories I know has just three lines of text and one photo. 

And the Masterpiece Ad that contained the story helped turn a modestly successful, family-owned company ($10 million revenue per year) into a publicly-traded behemoth ($252 million in annual revenue). 

At 2 p.m. CDT on Wednesday (tomorrow), I’m going to share that company’s story and reveal the secrets of that Masterpiece Ad. 

You can register here for the free training: A Masterpiece Advertisement Reveals How to Create Story-Powered Super-Magnets that Attract Leads, Keep them Tuned In and Inspire Them to Act.

This training is for you if: 

  • If you are frustrated with all those can’t-miss marketing tactics that misfire and leave you stuck…
  • If you wish you could could improve your odds of marketing success…
  • If you’re fed-up with all the false-starts, stumbles, and dead-ends you encounter when navigating the marketing maze and

If you crave a way to make marketing more predictable and simple…

Go to to claim your seat at this free online training.

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Tom Ruwitch

Tom Ruwitch is the founder and CEO of Story Power Marketing. For more than 30 years, he has helped businesses grow by delivering powerful stories using a variety of different media.