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Storytelling Boot Camp: Communication Workshop

July 14, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Storytelling Boot Camp:
Develop Strategic Stories to Boost your Impact in the Workplace

Thursday, July 14, 2016
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

WSU Old Town
238 N. Mead
Wichita, Kan. 67202

Registration required by July 8 – http://bit.ly/Storytelling-July14

General public: $20 per person
REAP (Regional Economic Area Partnership) members: $10 per person (use code REAPSTORY)

Stories are a powerful way to connect with staff, boards, citizens and others to gain trust and motivate. Every professional needs to know the art of storytelling and messaging in order to give meaning to concepts and information. Learn to make an impact by telling the right story at the right time and practice creating narratives that make an impact at work and beyond.

– Understand why storytelling is effective
– Discover the six types of stories
– Use a framework to engage your audience
– Develop three stories to use in your organization
– Reframe your message to improve communication

Who Should Attend:
Anyone interested in improving their communication style and enhancing their influence.

Space is limited. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. $20 per person includes light breakfast, lunch and a copy of “Lead with a Story: A Guide to Crafting Business Narratives That Captivate, Convince and Inspire” by Paul Smith. REAP members use code REAPSTORY for half-price registration. Find out if your organization is a member of REAP at https://reap-ks.org/about-reap/members/.

Hosted by the Environmental Finance Center at WSU’s Hugo Wall School of Public Affairs with sponsorship provided by the Regional Economic Area Partnership (REAP) of South Central Kansas.

Leslie Garren, Program Coordinator
Wichita State University Hugo Wall School of Public Affairs
(316) 978-6688


July 14, 2016
9:00 am - 4:00 pm


WSU Old Town
238 N. Mead
Wichita, 67202 United States
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