Workshops

OUR STORY TO TELL:

Creating Community Through Story Telling

Do you want to be a more effective story teller and discover new ways to strengthen community within your workplace? Part writing workshop, part improvisation workshop, you will learn to write on your feet!

LEARNING EXPERIENCE:

Everyone loves a good story. The stories we tell define ourselves and our culture. This workshop explores three essentials to great story telling (contrast/tension, plot and message/point) and applies them to Work life. Each participant will have a chance to practice.

FORMAT NOTES:

Part writing workshop, part improve workshop, participants will learn to write on their feet!

ROOM SET UP: Small semi-circles of eight chairs, no tables.

AGENDA:

ELEMENTFORMAT
Once upon a time…Presentation
Exercise #1: What was the recipe?Working in pairs
Three essentials to a great storyInteractive presentation
Exercise #2: Write on your feet
Working in fours
Exercise #3: Tell me a storyWorking in eights
Debrief: The moral of the story is…Group exercise