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Wake Me Up When the Data is Over

How Organizations Use Storytelling to Drive Results

By Lori Silverman
Narrated by Jennifer Mendenhall / 9 hours 53 minutes

This audiobook includes real-life examples from over 70 respected organizations, small and large, representing a multitude of industries, using stories to drive results. Leaders from organizations such as Microsoft, Lands' End, Verizon, U.S. Air Force and World Vision demonstrate the strong positive influence stories can have. In this hands-on guide, listeners learn how stories can be used to:

Get employees to take action

Accelerate knowledge acquisition and organizational change

Solidify individual and team working relationships

Provide exceptional customer service

Increase the visibility of their organization Drawing on interviews with 171 public and private sector leaders, this audiobook goes beyond storytelling to reveal five keys to making stories work for the listener: how to find existing stories, dig into them to uncover hidden patterns and themes, select those stories that need to be reinforced, craft memorable stories, and embody stories to positively impact people's attitudes, thoughts, and behaviors. It also includes proven tools and techniques that will help the listener sharpen these skills.

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Narrator Jennifer Mendenhall
ISBN 9781596599000
Length 9 hours 53 minutes
Language English
Publisher Gildan Audio
Publication Date
Abridged No

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