Storytelling, a Method of Communication
Storytelling has been used as a method of communication since the beginning of time. For centuries civilizations have used it as a means of teaching, entertaining, and strengthening connections. Think about the last time you were with friends. How much of your time together was spent telling stories? When we give presentations it is important to include stories so that your audience can relate to you and trust what you have to say.
Adding Stories to your Presentation
Adding stories to your presentation add many benefits for both you and the audience. You benefit because stories can help you remember your points, make your speech flow, and stay engaged with your audience. Your audience benefits because stories keep your content interesting, they can relate to you, and it makes your speech memorable.