Story U

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MAJOR IN INFLUENCE.

Story U trains leaders and their teams to confidently use storytelling in both high-stakes and everyday communication. All workshops are available in keynote, full and half-day formats or through executive coaching.

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Storytelling Can Help You...

  • Lead Internally

    Increase your team’s influence within your company and enroll people in a common vision
  • Present Powerfully

    Transform a fidgeting, glassy-eyed audience into a room full of people inspired to take action
  • Raise Money

    Increase financial giving, volunteering and overall support for your mission

OUR CURRICULUM IS TAILORED FOR EXECUTIVES AND THEIR TEAMS, SALES STAFF, ENTREPRENEURS, FUNDRAISERS, AND CHANGE AGENTS OF ALL KINDS.

  • Story 101

    The power of storytelling and how to harness it in your daily work

    Learn the fascinating brain science behind why story works, the most powerful type of story you can tell, and actionable ways to add some potent “story juice” to your daily communication.

  • Story-Driven Leader

    Develop advanced communication skills that complement your leadership style.

    Build a library of powerful metaphors, narratives and personal stories to address your specific leadership challenges.

  • Opening Stories

    Captivate your audience and enroll them in your vision

    Identify, craft and embed stories into your presentations that motivate people to pay attention and increase the adoption of products, services and ideas.

  • Stories that Sell

    Speed up sales and win more business

    The best sales people use stories to quickly motivate their customers to pay attention and take action. Learn how to shape relevant narratives and weave them into your current sales presentations to powerfully resonate with your audience.

  • Story-Wrapping

    Wrap your naked data in a warm blanket of emotion

    Punctuate the meaning and relevance behind key stats, distill complex information into emotionally rich metaphors and harness the power of story even when you only have a few minutes to share your ideas.

  • Story is Offense

    Use story strategy to challenge your competition

    Get noticed and steal customers from competitors with far bigger advertising budgets by harnessing your brand’s most powerful source of industry leverage: emotional influence.

  • Say it so people “get it”

    Translate industry jargon into clear communication

    Learn techniques for transforming difficult concepts into clear memorable messages that play like mini-movies in your audience’s mind.

  • Story Camp

    Learn Story 101 principles through eye-opening games and fun competitions

    Build relationships and great memories while you learn the story basics.

READY FOR MORE? LET’S TALK.

office: 541-913-5398

Many of our most popular programs are listed, but we enjoy the challenge of customizing training for your team.  Give us a call or shoot us an email – we look forward to connecting.