NSA Oregon - Speaker Performance Lab, November 18, 2019

18 Nov 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm PST

Spectacular Storytelling
Cathey Armillas

Within every person exists an archive of amazing stories...ones that will make a tremendous impact and influence others. The challenge is how to cultivate those stories, develop a bond, and create loyalty between the storyteller and listener. 

Spectacular Storytelling will reveal the following insights: 

  • The Storytelling Rules: The framework for all great stories
  • Using story vignettes to support your ideas
  • Mastering the art of story framing
  • Incorporating vivid details to make your stories deeper and richer

Cathey is a TEDx coach and organizer, international speaker and trainer, and expert storycrafter who has worked with many Fortune 100 companies around the world. Cathey is also the author of the award-winning book, The Unbreakable Rules of Marketing: 9 ½ Ways to Get People to Love You.

About Speaker Performance Lab

The Speaker Performance Lab is your opportunity to get hands-on practice and obtain real time feedback for experienced professional members of NSA Oregon.  Each month we focus upon a different aspect of delivering a WOW experience which gets you known as a “must see” speaker/presenter.  

We are not just conveyors of information; we are entertainers as well.  We must be engaging, enthralling and electric!  There is substance and there is style.  BOTH are critical to elevating ourselves above the plethora of speakers competing for those same engagements.

At the Speaker Performance Lab, we work on mating our superlative content with our natural dynamic style.  

Speaker Performance Lab meets from 6:30-9:00 pm on the 3rd Monday of the month. Networking and refreshments start at 6 pm. Dates include:

  • Oct. 21, 2019 
  • Nov. 18, 2019
  • Dec. 16, 2019 
  • Jan. 20, 2020
  • Feb. 17, 2020
  • March 16, 2020
  • April 20, 2020
  • May 18, 2020

Our guest professional speaker will do a short, 30-minute deep dive on their area of expertise.  Following that, the floor will be yours to practice your material and gain insights from the professional speakers in attendance.

Tentative topics (subject to change) are:

  • Powerful Openings
  • Memorable Closings
  • Presenting Stories
  • Transitions Between Topics 
  • Vocal Production/Dynamics 
  • Designing 5 Minute Talks • Improvisation
  • Creating Humor
  • Delivering Data Or Technical Information 
  • Using Props 
  • How to Act Out A Character  

Questions:  Jan Carothers, 503-516-3519, or Dayna Cakebread, 503-421-9354 

Please note that these workshops are for current NSA Oregon chapter members only. If you’d like to find out more about chapter membership, please visit our website at NSAOregon.org and select the Membership link. 

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