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Storytelling for Professionals

at Brooklyn Brainery - Prospect Heights

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Prospect Heights, Brooklyn
190 Underhill Ave
Btwn Sterling & St John Places
Brooklyn, New York 11238
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Charly Simpson

What you'll learn in this storytelling class:

Storytelling has been a buzzword in business, sales and marketing for a few years – what makes a story a good story though? Whether you are telling one in the meeting room or the bar with friends, engaging stories are impossible to ignore, and boring, drawn out and highly detailed stories are exhausting.

A good story should come in a package – there needs to be a hook, drawing your audience in, a point – it can’t ramble into the abyss! – and there needs to be a solid ending – it doesn’t have to be a happily ever after, it does need to end. This class will focus in on the basics of good storytelling, with an emphasis on telling stories in a confident and engaging manner. 

Students will learn tips to craft effective stories for personal and professional environments, workshop potential stories (you’re welcome to bring one in!) and leave with personalized feedback on your own storytelling style.

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If you're looking for a refund or class credit, you need to back out of the class a full week before it starts. (No exceptions!) We know it's draconian, but since we aren't charging an arm and a leg and have to buy all our materials in advance, it's kinda hard to deal with last-minute bailings.

We also can't transfer registrations to a future session of the class. Sorry!

Instead of dropping out if you have a schedule conflict, a better idea is to ask around and see if any of your friends want the spot. We can't give you a refund less than a week out, even if there's a wait list for the class. 

Regarding bad weather, we generally only cancel classes if the subway system stops running. If traveling during snowstorms might be an issue for you, please take this into account before registering for a class.  

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Reviews of Classes at Brooklyn Brainery

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Storytelling for Professionals
Reviewed by Yangsin L. on 9/7/2018
I thoroughly enjoyed my class with Charly! I thought she was an excellent instructor and made storytelling very approachable and fun. This class does lean towards creative storytelling, but there are lessons applicable to more presentation-oriented or data-oriented storytelling styles. Charly employs a few improv techniques to get you in the headspace to present in front of group. I would recommend this class to those looking to improve their public speaking and need pointers on delivering an effective story.
Storytelling for Professionals
Reviewed by Anonymous on 7/4/2018
The class was fun, but mimicked many of the improv techniques I already learned in a previous class by the Engaging Educator about women and communication. I would recommend it if you haven't previously taken a class by this school.
Storytelling for Professionals
Reviewed by Zhaoqun W. on 2/1/2018
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School: Brooklyn Brainery

Brooklyn Brainery

Brooklyn Brainery is accessible, community-driven, crowdsourced education.

We host casual classes for curious adults about all sorts of things: from physics to Australian desserts, from HTML to shorthand and just about every nook and cranny in between. 

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