Power of Story for Advocacy
Nov
22
9:00 AM09:00

Power of Story for Advocacy

  • United Way of Winnipeg Learning Centre1st floor, 580 Main St. (map)
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Are you passionate about a cause that you want to raise awareness about? Do you want to move others to act with you?

We all have valuable lived experience that drives us to speak up for change. This workshop is for advocates and for staff of organizations who support advocates with lived experience, and who want to share their story. In this workshop, Cate Friesen will introduce you to tools and practices that you can use to tell your personal story in a way that is heartfelt and focussed, and inspires others to work with you for change.

9:00 am to 12:00 pm
United Way of Winnipeg Learning Centre
1st floor, 580 Main St.

CCEDNet Mbrs: $25 | Non-Members: $75

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Learning objectives:

  • Identify the essential elements of a powerful advocacy story

  • Explore and practice a story structure that inspire action, and can be adapted for length

  • Discover and practice telling at least one of your own advocacy stories

  • Gain tips on authentic delivery

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SOLD OUT! Power of Story: Communicating and Connecting Stories of Impact
Nov
6
9:00 AM09:00

SOLD OUT! Power of Story: Communicating and Connecting Stories of Impact

THIS IS A BRAND NEW ONE-DAY WORKSHOP FOR THOSE WORKING IN NONPROFITS. Storytelling is identified as one of the essential competencies required of today's non-profit leaders. In this workshop participants learn to use stories to build strong connections, to engage their team, their funders and their clients, and to call more people to action.

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The Power of Story for Leadership
Oct
18
to Oct 25

The Power of Story for Leadership

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Stories are a powerful way to connect, to engage, and to motivate people to take action. That makes story a “heavy lifter” when it comes to leadership. This two-part series offers participants lots of opportunities to explore story structures for different situations and get one-on-one feedback.

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May
25
1:00 PM13:00

The Power of Story: A Toolbox for Communicating and Connecting Stories of Impact

In this workshop, you will learn to use stories to build strong connections, to engage, and to motivate people to action. Get hands-on practice, listen to great examples of powerful storytelling and take away tools that will help you identify and shape stories for different audiences.

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Apr
30
to May 4

SOLD OUT: Practical Workshop Facilitation Skills Certificate

  • winnipeg transition centre (map)
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The Practical Workshop Facilitation Skills Certificate provides ample opportunity to exchange learning and facilitating ideas and experiences with other professionals.This five-day training is highly interactive, incorporates hands-on exercises, role-plays, as well as small and large group discussions.

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When The Media Comes Calling: Prepare and Deliver
Nov
16
9:00 AM09:00

When The Media Comes Calling: Prepare and Deliver

  • United Way of Winnipeg Learning Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

So you have landed the interview or you have been booked for a media panel, now what? This workshop will offer up skills and tips on how to prepare for a print, radio or TV interview, how to deal with challenging interview questions, and techniques to make sure your key messages are delivered.

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Stories and Strategy
Oct
22
9:00 AM09:00

Stories and Strategy

  • 207 Donald Street Winnipeg, MB, R3C 1M5 Canada (map)
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Kerri Twigg and Cate Friesen, with their signature hands-on approach, will give you the tools and the mindset to ground you in your story. This session moves beyond theory and you will leave with a strategy on how to share your story in-person, paper and online consistently to support your professional goals.

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Business Breakfast June: What’s Your Story?
Jun
8
8:00 AM08:00

Business Breakfast June: What’s Your Story?

The stories you tell about yourself are powerful. They can lead you to action, profoundly influence your interactions, and inspire others to give you new opportunities, not to mention dramatically affect the success of your business. Learn about the essential elements of a powerful story and the questions that will help you discover your strongest stories.

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Crafting Stories of Impact
May
25
10:00 AM10:00

Crafting Stories of Impact

Crafting Stories of Impact is a 90-minute workshop designed to give organizations the tools they need to:

  • Discover and articulate the stories that convey the raison d’être for their existence
  • Craft strong stories of impact to share with different audiences.
  • Use stories as a strong call to action for their organization

Led by Cate Friesen, The Story Source

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