Fri, 28 Aug|
Holiday Inn Singapore Orchard City Centr
Storytelling for Managers and Leaders
Gain powerful insights from the Godmother of Singapore Storytelling, Ms. Sheila Wee on how you can use simple storytelling techniques to deliver a presentation that captures the hearts and minds of your audience.
Time & Location
28 Aug 2020, 08:40 – 17:00 GMT+8
Holiday Inn Singapore Orchard City Centr, 11 Cavenagh Rd, Singapore 229616
About the Course
Successful business leaders are able to take their audience and stakeholders on a journey, leaving them inspired and motivated. But getting your ideas across and keeping your audience engaged throughout is tricky. When mastered, storytelling can be a powerful communication and organisational tool.
You will gain valuable insight into some of the most effective storytelling techniques used in workplaces, and in particular how you can use stories to build trust and impart corporate values. You will also:
- Understand why storytelling is such a powerful communication tool for business and management;
- Know how to use stories to build trust in you and to connect positively with your staff and clients;
- Know how to use stories to effectively transmit corporate values;
- Use effective strategies for preparing, telling and sharing stories;
- Have had the opportunity to practise telling your own stories in a supportive and safe environment.
Sheila Wee is a professional storyteller, storytelling trainer and story consultant with 18 years’ experience. Because of her work to pioneer the movement to revive the use of storytelling, she has been described as a Godmother of Singapore storytelling. She co-founded Singapore’s first professional storytelling company and has taught, or mentored most of the storytellers now working here. She has been an active Executive Committee Member of the Storytelling Association (Singapore) since its founding in 2006, taking on roles such as Vice-President and President.
Storytelling for Managers
Be able to effectively deliver messages, lead and motivate interdepartmental co-operationSGD 600.00
Course Subsidy Information
IBG-STS accredited course Enhanced Funding Support where 95% (till 30 June 2021; thereafter 70%) of the course fee is subsidised.
Singapore Citizens aged 40 years & above will be eligible for 90% co-funding of direct training costs.
Grant capped at S$7,000 per participant per programme.
When a participant (Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident, physically based in SG) is sponsorsed by company, Training Grant Allowance (TAG) of S$15/hour is available for programmes commencing between 8 April 2020 and 30 June 2021 and completed no later than 30 September 2021.
TAG will be reimbursed to the relevant sponsoring companies upon the participants' successful completion and passing the assessment component of the IBF-STS programme.