Successful leaders and public speakers throughout history have understood and harnessed the power of good storytelling. No matter the topic or the audience, telling a story instantly engages your listeners and elevates your message to an art form.
What You’ll Learn
1. Define your audience and their needs, goals, and wants 2. Plan an opening, message delivery, and closing that have impact 3. Use the secret to storytelling: The Magic Formula 4. Identify best practices for presentations
Why you want to learn it
Your life is full of stories. When you share them with others, they listen and remember. Learn how to connect personal experiences with a vision for impacting others. When you know the magic formula for telling a story, you'll find it's much easier for people to see things from your perspective.
How it will help you
Everyone wants to build influence, but the secret is in how you craft your message to others. Telling a story engages people emotionally, making them more receptive and open to the storyteller.
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