Storytelling with You: Plan, Create, and Deliver a Stellar Presentation, 1st Edition

  • 7h 3m 23s
  • Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic
  • Gildan Media
  • 2023

Be heard. Change minds. Get people to act. (Inspire them to clap.) Whether presenting in a meeting, delivering a keynote on stage, or simply talking with your colleagues about your latest project, you play a critical role in how information is shared. You determine whether people engage, understand, and take action.

In storytelling with you, bestselling author and world-renowned speaker Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic prepares you to develop your story and deliver it with prowess. She unlocks the secrets that have propelled her from self-described introvert to sought-after presenter, distilling lessons learned into this immensely powerful and practical guide.

The journey starts by building the foundation for effective communication: gaining understanding of your audience and message. You'll then learn to transform your ideas into compelling stories and illustrative content Once the materials are set, you'll turn your attention inward and explore strategies to hone your delivery and communicate with confidence, preparing you for exceptional meetings and knockout presentations.

Give your hard work a voice and amplify your impact by communicating in a way that makes people want to listen and respond—storytelling with you will help you do it.

About the Author

cole nussbaumer knaflic is founder and CEO of storytelling with data. For more than a decade, Cole and her team have delivered interactive learning sessions coveted by data-minded individuals, companies, and philanthropic organizations all over the world. They also help people create slides and graphs that make sense and weave them into compelling stories through the popular SWD community, blog, podcast, and videos. Learn more at

In this Audiobook

  • introduction
  • chapter 1 - consider your audience
  • chapter 2 - craft your message
  • chapter 3 - compile the pieces
  • chapter 4 - form a story
  • chapter 5 - set the style & structure
  • chapter 6 - say it with words
  • chapter 7 - show data in graphs
  • chapter 8 - illustrate with images
  • chapter 9 - refine through practice
  • chapter 10 - build your confidence
  • chapter 11 - introduce yourself
  • chapter 12 - have a stellar session