Leaders Tell Stories… What’s Yours?

What is your organization's story? The best leaders know thatstories draw people in and keep them connected in ways that statistics andfacts just can’t. The better the story, the greater the impact. Join BuddyTeaster, CEO of Soles4Souls, to create and sharpen your compelling story.Participants will learn how to structure a powerful narrative and will practicecrafting their own. Discuss how to tailor your story to different audiences andhow to create a memorable message. Participants will get a chance to sharetheir stories and receive feedback from others. You are encouraged to bring multiplepeople from your organization to amplify the impact of your message.

Topics Addressed:storytelling, narrative, audience, public speaking

Course Level: Introduction

Who should attend: CEO, executive directors, revenue development, leaders in an organization, board members

CNM Members working toward their Leadership Development certificate.

Method of Facilitation: storytelling, workshop

This work will amplify the impact of nonprofits by helping participants:

  • Learn the structure of a great organizational story with a memorable message.
  • Understand how to modify the story for different audiences.
  • Practice and receive feedback from the instructor and participants.


September 4, 2019; 9:00 AM to September 4, 2019; 12:30 PM
End Date
Wednesday, September 04, 2019
$75.00 for Members; $140.00 for nonmembers; $75.00 for students

Subject Area(s)
Center for Nonprofit Management


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