Storytelling for Leaders


Length: 1 day

This course pairs well with Executing Change Certificate and Succeeding with Projects Certificate.

People who lead teams, departments, change initiatives, project teams, process improvement efforts, and/or determine goals and strategic plans.

After taking this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand why story is an effective communication medium
  • Understand how storytelling helps champion change
  • Learn 4 story-types and how and when to use them
  • Find, create, and tell influential stories that get results

This course does not have a prerequisite requirement.

Price: $380.00 Early Bird Pricing$342.00 until Oct. 9, 2017

  • Course Texts: no texts are used in this course
  • Food: Lunch is included in all courses that are at least 7 hours in length

If your organization has at least 6 participants and you desire to host the class at your site or you would like to have this course customized specifically for your organization, contact Beth Schaefer at 651-999-5834 or beth.schaefer@metrostate.edu

“This was a phenomenal course – very enjoyable, fun, engaging, and useful.”-  from spring 2017 participant 

 “The instructor was fantastic… very enjoyable.” – from spring 2017 participant 

 “I really liked the instructor’s energy.” – from spring 2017 participant 

Fall Term

  • Monday, Nov. 6, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

Spring Term

  • Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018

If you are registering through the workforce center, you must have your counselor contact IPD directly at institute@metrostate.edu