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Story Craft June 7th

Brought to you by Thrive and TOLD CLE

Saturday June 7th
Time: 1:30-4:30
Cost: $45

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Facilitators: Jack Ricchiuto, Jennifer Margolis and Dave Sabol

Well-crafted stories have the power to inspire, amuse, connect and change our perspective. In this interactive and informative introductory 3 hour workshop, you will learn how to craft stories for the kind of impact you want to create. Storytelling is a craft anyone can learn and develop.

Here’s what we’ll cover:

. Who to tell a good story to and where to do it; Identifying where in your life you want to tell a good story
. Grow your story collection; Build your story portfolio of your stories & other people’s stories
. Know the ingredients of a good story; What gives good stories the power of their narrative structure
. Learn an easy way to build your stories; A simple model for storyboarding any kind of story
. Storytell anywhere anytime: Reshape your stories to 90 second, 2 minute, 5 minute versions
. Explore the art of storylistening; learn the right questions to help other people tell their stories well

The workshop is based on Jack Ricchiuto’s book “The Stories That Connect Us.” (2009 DesigningLife Books.) Jack is best known across the US and globally for his experience as a writer engaged in shifting conversations in organizations and communities to new narratives. Over the past three decades, Jack has worked in over two dozen industry sectors with hundreds of organizations and communities. As a Cleveland-based author of 14 books, he has taught leadership in graduate and post-grad programs. His website is

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