Inspirational leaders know the power of story. Top coaches use words as a tool for personal transformation. Great speakers and writers realize the importance of narrative. Do you have a new idea? A good proposal? A great product? The best way to sell it is by telling a story. This book shows you how to do that effectively. It is a practical handbook on how to tell stories, and ranges from classic tools like the aRule of Threesa to the new mnemonic aFive Finger Techniquea. There are stories and creative exercises to expand your narrative repertoire. If youare a leader who wants to communicate well, a professional keen to improve your speaking skills, a manager with a team to motivate or a writer looking for more ideas a youall find resources here to inspire, to inform and to entertain. Whether you have one minute to impress at an interview or the keynote speech at a conference, this book will help you tell better stories.There are several things which you need to include when telling a story. An easy way to remember them is the a#39;five finger techniquea#39;. This is a ... To memorize a story or plan a speech, use your fingers to build a set of simple associations.
|Author||:||Jane Bailey Bain|
|Publisher||:||John Hunt Publishing - 2015-05-29|