public speaking for attorneys Articles

The Other Side of The Mask

One of the most powerful instances of breakthrough with a mask didn’t happen in a lawyers’ workshop. I have led workshops for inmates in prisons and jails. And in one of them, a man showed up whom I will never forget.
Jesse Wilson
April 2, 2019
Best Trial Preparation Articles

The Hidden Role

There's a hidden role within us all, and it is up to all of us to be able to find the real reason for why we would decide to pursue this hidden role, to make this hidden role front and center on this giant stage called life, and not just…
Jesse Wilson
April 2, 2019
Mask group Articles

Remove the Mask in 2019

Last night I had a dream that I was working in a recovery program with inmates. I dreamt that I was with a group of about 10 dudes, and Eminem was in that group. He was actually one of the inmates and he was in recovery. It was very realistic.
Jesse Wilson
January 3, 2019
Masked Man Articles

Find the Right Story for Your Client

The Director's Cut What You Can Learn from the Stage and Screen to Help Find the Right Story for Your Client In our Tell the Winning Story workshops, when you create your client’s monologue (finding your clients emotional truth) you play the part of the actor/storyteller, with your partner directing…
Jesse Wilson
October 15, 2018
CLE jury consulting Articles

Beyond The Stage

Through the articles in this blog, as well as the interviews with influential thought leaders and “change agents” in the field of breakthrough communication, you’ll discover the same skills that can help you become a powerful communicator are the also the same skills that can help you become the best…
Jesse Wilson
November 7, 2017
trial jury story telling Articles

Their Story. Your Stage.

WORKING WITH MEL ORCHARD AND ME IN LOS ANGELES What are they trying to overcome? What are they trying to get through? What's getting in the way of what they want? What is their deepest struggle? All of these questions lie beyond the surface of the story. What I mean…
Jesse Wilson
September 14, 2017
in the moment Articles

Being In The Moment

As a jury trial consultant, when I’m asked to jump into a case and help discover the story that needs to be told to the jury, a big part of the job is about finding the moment with my client’s client… the Plaintiff. What is “the moment?” The moment is…
Jesse Wilson
September 7, 2017