Since humans first developed language, the most powerful communication tool was telling stories. It remains true for professional communicators, especially corporate trainers and instructional designers. Hadiya Nuriddin shows corporate educators how to discover, structure and tell stories to capture audiences’ attention. Nuriddin’s versatile, clear manual explains different models of storytelling and how to apply them. Tapping into the foundational principles of story planning, creative writing and film production, Nuriddin includes useful checklists, helpful tips, story timeline diagrams and proven story models to help you become an expert storyteller. This comprehensive presentation will serve corporate trainers, educational facilitators and all those who would like to improve their communication skills.
About the Author
Hadiya Nuriddin owns Focus Learning Solutions, an organizational learning design and development firm that provides technical and professional development courses.
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6 months ago
Tell Them a Story They Can’t Resist
Talk to your customers, your employees and yourself in the brain’s native language. Everybody loves a good story. There’s a sound reason for that. The human brain is literally hardwired for story. Story, as Will Storr points out in The Science of Storytelling, is the “lingua franca” of the brain. The brain naturally pieces together […]
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“Mapped Perfection Is Often Not What Learners Want.”
How do you keep learners engaged in organizational training? Hadiya Nuriddin, author of StoryTraining, advises outstanding storytelling to become an attention magnet – a key facilitation skill in times of hybrid learning. Hadiya, stories are fundamental to how we think, learn and make sense of the world, you write in StoryTraining. Storytelling has been present […]