The Power of Stories in Learning

This week I led a workshop on the Power of Stories in Learning for the Association for Talent Development here in Portland. Here’s my presentation. Thanks to all who participated!  

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Speaking Event: The Power of Stories in Learning

Next Wednesday May 13 I’ll be leading a workshop on “The Power of Stories in Learning” as part of the Association for Talent Development (ATD–formerly ASTD) Learning Leaders Forum. It takes place at Con-Way from 8 – 10:30 AM. During the workshop, we’ll go over why story-based training design enhances learner attention and outcomes; practical tips […]

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An Exercise for Story-based Learning

I created this exercise as part of my Story-based Instructional Design session for the ASTD-Cascadia conference. It’s a tool you can use with another person or by yourself to practice adapting training content into a story structure. Pick a training topic, answer a few questions, and then begin shaping your topic into a story.

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