GeoWomen Talk

GeoWomen Talk
Be Story Savvy:  How to Get Your Message Across with Story

 

Speaker:  Jillian Yawney l A Narrative Approach

This is a free event - bring your lunch and questions - everyone is welcome!  Registration is not required.

ABSTRACT

Join GeoWomen of Calgary for a noon-hour workshop with Jilliane Yawney, founder of A Narrative Approach.  Jilliane will be sharing the skills you can learn that will help you communicate with polish and influence.  (Tip number one: the most important thing you can do is become a storyteller.)

This workshop is for you if you want to:
•    Become a compelling speaker
•    Build your confidence
•    Present with power

You will walk away from this talk with an understanding of the importance of story and an awareness of the skills and tools that will make you a more powerful communicator.

11:45am - Networking
12:00pm – Presentation by Jilliane Yawney 

BIOGRAPHY

Jilliane Yawney is the founder of A Narrative Approach, where she empowers entrepreneurs and business people to communicate with impact using story.

Jilliane has been building the storytelling community in Calgary since 2012 when she founded the Calgary Story Slam.  She is a faculty member at the Mount Royal Conservatory in the department of Speech & Dramatic Arts and is an expert storyteller, public presenter and instructor.

Jilliane spent 13 years in non-profit & management where she worked with teams to craft compelling narratives to better convey their message. She loves helping people build their voice and their confidence by guiding them to refine their message and grow their communication skills.  Her educational credentials include an Associates of Speech & Dramatic Arts, BFA in Theatre and a Masters in Library & Information Studies where she wrote a thesis on storytelling & education.

DIVISION INFORMATION

For more information on GeoWomen of Calgary, please visit www.geowomen.org
GeoWomen of Calgary is a GeoCommunity of the CSPG www.cspg.org
GeoWomen of Calgary is a member of AWSN www.awsn.org

 

 

 

When
10/29/2019 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
Where
geoLOGIC Classroom, +15 Level 2nd floor, Aquitaine Tower Calgary, AB T2P 0M2 CANADA

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