“Goodbye to bullet point lead PowerPoint Presentations and hello to storytelling.”
Communications is very simple – those with the best stories succeed. Great stories always get more – more attention, more money, more sales, more loyalty, more emotional reaction.
Our CEO Jack Murray focused on teaching attendees how to power their presentations with great stories and get the world to care. At the end of each course we ask attendees for their feedback. To see how we are getting on.
To our delight, this feedback is always positive. Below are some of the testimonials from our most recent courses:
“This was an eye-opening experience with a lovely group and a great teacher. I learned the importance of bringing your own personality into a presentation and how to structure a good story.”
– Sarah Rooney, Amarach Research.
“I was reminded that its stories that really engage people, not facts and figures. People skill by people.”
– Ronan O’Donoghue, Dublin Airport.
“It was a really great course and a very personal journey for all of us. It has made me realise that our own stories are powerful and that we shouldn’t shy away from sharing them.”
– Jane Hackett, An Taisce.
“Really found the presentation format and structure very helpful. Will definitely apply this going forward.”
– Audrey O’Hagan, Dublin Airport.
“This is an effective, informative and enjoyable course. I would highly recommend it to anyone interested in doing their best for their company and themselves.”
– Pat Sammon, Bord na Mona
“Great content and pace, exciting learning experience”
– Adam Almagro, Dublin Airport.
“I have never told emotional stories in work. The reaction I got from opening up took me back completely – I didn’t know I had it in me.”
– Sinead McCoy, An Taisce.
“It was an eye opener of a day. I have a lot of positives to take back to work with me”
– Kevin O’Brien, GS1 Ireland.
“Engaging, challenging and fun throughout the day. Enormous food for thought and follow-up objectives on the course material.”
– Brian Gallagher, Dublin Airport.
“Excellent and thought-provoking day. I look forward to putting it into practice.”
– Siobhan Duggan, GS1 Ireland.
“Jack is a fantastic trainer, really good content and engaging.”
– Jenny O’Reilly, Failte Ireland.
“Really fascinating course, great learning experience. helps you find the story inside yourself.”
– Annmarie O’Connor, MABS.
“A day very well spent. Great insight into the structure and logic of storytelling”
– Cormac O’Sullivan, Fingal County Council.
“The Story First Course was an incredibly positive experience, full of inciteful advice, tips and exploring a different and better way of telling your company’s story. Goodbye to bullet point lead PowerPoint Presentations and hello to storytelling!!’
– Aideen Sutton, Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Ireland (SBHI).
For more testimonials from previous Story First courses click here.
We will be holding another one-day storytelling course on 25 April. The Story First course is also available for companies who which to avail of this unique training for their company.
During the day some of the topics we will focus on include:
How to end death by Powerpoint?
How to capture stories?
Building emotional appeal
What is a story?
How do you incorporate stories into your presentation?
What is the structure of a story?