Storytelling is one of life's most powerful skills
378 Story-Telling - A Powerful Way to Communicate and Lead
Story-telling is a key leadership competency. It is the most powerful way to communicate and inspire people to act.
This interactive class incorporates mini-presentations, videos, small group discussions, critiques of stories, and participant sharing.
The class content includes how stories help win the hearts and minds of others, the elements of powerful stories, the structure of classic stories, how stories or personal experiences can enhance technical presentations, and tips for enhancing one’s story-telling abilities. The class will conclude with each participant developing and sharing a first-draft story related to their professional work.
Instructor: Dr. Frank Benest is former city manager of Palo Alto and a noted expert in organizational leadership and management.