Learn the fastest way to engage and persuade any audience using storytelling. Practice with interactive exercises.Enroll Now
28 online lessons
6 practice exercises
2 hours of learning
Learn how to be memorable, confident and relevant so you are heard
Use our concrete tips and structures to feel confident in using stories at work
Inspire colleagues, unstick resistance to an idea and encourage action
Overcome difficulties with getting your message heard and decisions made
Let's face it, most of us sometimes feel overloaded with new content in today's fast-paced and ever-changing world. If you want to be heard, cutting through the noise is tough. So how can we grab people's attention and engage them with our message?
Gone are the days when facts and figures are the currency for influence. If you want people to lean in with curiosity when you deliver your message, you need to connect on a human level.
Compelling Storytelling for Business is the answer. It enables a faster understanding of ideas, captures attention and compels more action. Stories conjure up images in our minds, evoke feelings and emotion and when used cleverly are the Number 1 way to ensure your audience are present in the moment, listening to you and absorbing your message.
This practical course is full of step-by-step guidance, examples and practice exercises that will help you to break down your message, learn to think laterally and create compelling stories with the power to persuade and encourage action.
Learn how to improve your storytelling with the flexibility of online classes combined with practice exercises. This hybrid approach to storytelling will increase your communication effectiveness.
Learn with tutorial videos, quizzes, and case studies through the online platform - available to access at any time.
Practice what you learn with interactive exercises. Storytelling is just like any other skill - you need to practice to improve.
Receive feedback on your performance in the exercises to help identify areas you need to improve to become an effective storyteller.
Helen is an experienced learning designer and trainer with a passion for experiential learning. Having previously founded two storytelling learning businesses, the subject matter of this course is close to her heart.
Practice storytelling with engaging exercises. At key points during the online part of the course, you'll be prompted to practice what you've learned in one of the following exercises.
Train your lateral thinking skills under pressure. Practice linking a series of random words or ideas together.
Practice your storytelling by talking about a given topic and incorporating new words into the story as you go.
Practice delivering a sales pitch to an AI-powered avatar called Hugh. Get feedback on how you did.
Practice delivering a speech based on one of the five story types covered in the course.
Practice your storytelling in a conference room and get feedback on your delivery.
Practice your storytelling in a meeting room and get feedback on your delivery.
Explore all the exercises available on the VirtualSpeech platform.See all exercises
Faster than classroom training