Engage Employees with Storytelling Virtual Summit

Make strategy, culture and initiatives stick with storytelling skills

Friday, April 12, 2019
Noon-3:15 p.m. Central time


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Struggling to make corporate initiatives stick, from leaders to frontline employees? Would you like to captivate and inspire staff with your messages at town halls, team meetings and even informal catch-ups? Join Shawn Callahan (author, "Putting Stories to Work") and Hillary Kwiatek (Lehigh University) to learn how to harness business storytelling to move, mobilize and motivate employees—and to revitalize your internal communications results.

Featuring a lightning talk with Melissa Katski-Berry, enterprise account / sales manager, PoliteMail Software.

You'll learn how to:

  • Boost trust and engagement with a four-step storytelling process
  • Create a culture of productive, mission-oriented and aligned employees
  • Connect leaders with employees on a more human, emotional level
  • Convey values, explain strategic direction and inspire action organization-wide

Don't miss this unique opportunity!

Price: $445      Insider Price: $345

Want to reconnect employees with key messages and organizational strategies? Join this in-depth workshop for new storytelling skills to make your strategy stick.




Shawn Callahan


Shawn Callahan is the author of "Putting Stories to Work" and is the founder of Anecdote, a business storytelling enterprise that operates in over 20 countries and 11 languages. He helps leaders find and tell their stories so their message is clear and memorable. @anecdote

Hillary Kwiatek

Employee communications specialistLehigh University

Hillary Kwiatek is employee communications specialist at Lehigh University. Her training as a folklorist (and her habit of talking to cab drivers) honed her ear for a good story. She has been the employee communications specialist at Lehigh University for nearly a decade. During that time, she developed a comprehensive strategy and opened new channels of communications that put employees at the center. In so doing, she has transformed the voice of Lehigh Human Resources from cautious to compelling.

Melissa Katski-Berry

Enterprise Account/Sales ManagerPoliteMail Software

Melissa Katski-Berry is the Enterprise Account/Sales Manager at PoliteMail Software and has been with the company for 5 years. She works with our enterprise level clients including Microsoft, Deloitte, and Comcast, to help them improve their internal communications through the use of PoliteMail’s products and services.


Top 5 reasons to attend this virtual summit

  • You'll listen to and interact with the top storytelling experts worldwide.
  • You'll receive all presentations and handouts.
  • You'll get access to an on-demand recording of the event for six months.
  • You're guaranteed extensive, how-to instruction you can use immediately.
  • You can attend this immersive summit without having to leave your desk.

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