Tell Your Stories Better Seminar

Engage Your Audience. Communicate Your Message.

Do you want your people to be more dedicated, motivated, and better able to focus on their tasks? Do you want them to improve their ability to lead and to communicate?  If you do, contact me. I am here to help you help them.

Your company’s story, marketing narrative, and employees’ individual tales improve everyone’s engagement in the company vision and how each person can best participate in achieving those goals. 

Everything is about storytelling. Marketing, PR, and business experts like Mark Cuban and Gary Vaynerchuk tout the importance of telling our stories. According to marketing expert, Seth Godin, “Marketing is storytelling.”

This seminar provides physical, emotional, and psychological techniques to improve participant confidence, communication abilities, motivation, and presentation skills. Participants will learn audience engagement practices, physical presentation techniques, and storytelling methodologies. Participants will conduct experiential activities to practice and increase proficiency and competence in these skills. Participants will receive individualized evaluation and feedback of presentation and communication skills.

The seminar can be held at your place of business and customized to fit your needs. Here are just some of the effective storytelling and presentation techniques your people will learn and begin to master.

One-day seminar:

  • Stress relief techniques and activities, exploration and experiential activities on combatting nervousness.
  • Confidence-building physical, emotional, and psychological techniques.
  • Instruction on synthesizing information from disparate sources.
  • Practicum on audience engagement.
  • Physical warm-up, presentation, feedback techniques.
  • Instruction and Practicum on crafting compelling and engaging stories for communication of data and information.
  • Instruction and Practicum on relating individualized stories that relate and resonate as poignant.
  • Practicum: Individual development, practice and, communication of information.
  • Break-out sessions collaborating on creating engaging presentations and data communication.
  • Individual practice of communication of information.
  • Additional techniques and activities to build confidence and relationship to the audience.
  • Advanced audience connection and engagement techniques.
  • Presentation of previous for evaluation and feedback.
  • Instruction on gauging audience engagement, building awareness skills on audience attention and engagement.

Three-day Seminar Intensive

  • Stress relief techniques and activities, exploration and experiential activities on combatting nervousness.
  • Confidence-building physical, emotional, and psychological techniques.
  • Instruction on synthesizing information from disparate sources.
  • Practicum on audience engagement.
  • Physical warm-up, presentation, feedback techniques.
  • Instruction and Practicum on crafting compelling and engaging stories for communication of data and information.
  • Instruction and Practicum on relating individualized stories that relate and resonate as poignant.
  • Practicum: Individual development, practice and, communication of information.
  • Reflection, discussion, and evaluation of compelling, engaging content in various subjects and activities.
  • Break-out sessions collaborating on creating engaging presentations and data communication.
  • Presentation of previous for evaluation and feedback.
  • Instruction on gauging audience engagement, building awareness skills on audience attention and engagement.
  • Overnight editing, practice, and attention to each skill.
  • Individual practice of communication of information.
  • Additional techniques and activities to build confidence and relationship to the audience.
  • Advanced audience connection & engagement techniques.
  • Development of a presentation (two slides/four minutes) of data for practicum in communication, presenting information with optimal engagement via various vocal, physical, and storytelling techniques including multimedia and their optimal uses in presenting information/data.
  • All participants will present and receive evaluation and feedback of presentation and storytelling skills, and audience engagement.
  • Participants will explore crafting stories utilizing written word, role-playing, & multimedia sources and will present them for feedback and evaluation and improvement.

Post workshop evaluation materials, including surveys, supplemental training multimedia (via website and social media), and presenter availability to answer questions will be included in every variation of the workshop.