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Excited About Your Story: Tell it like a TED Pro

Presenter: John Bates, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Speaking Success & Business Coaching

Great leaders tell great stories. Do you know how to convey your message, convince your audience, and get your point across? A good story has the power to touch people's deepest emotions, but only if you know how to tell it. In this webinar with John Bates, TED speaker, Leadership & Communications Coach, and storyteller extraordinaire, you will learn:

- How to unleash your own innate powers and become the natural-born storyteller we know you can be.
- Excellent storytelling tools, including Bates' "powertools" of storytelling.
- Where most people go wrong and why so many people wrongly believe that they can't be good storytellers.

People regularly say that John's is the best communications training they have ever received.

John Bates began working in the dotcom arena in 1994. He shares the secrets and tools that have allowed him to be an award winning public speaker since high school, co-found or be a very early employee at numerous startups, raise hundreds of millions in venture capital, fail big, succeed big and travel the world coaching hundreds of executives, TED & TEDx speakers. John is a co-author of World Class Speaking In Action, an Amazon #1 Best Selling book in which he writes about the Science of Speaking Success.

John's communication, leadership and pitch coaching have won him rave reviews from top level execs at the Volkswagen Electronics Research Lab, the Johnson & Johnson Innovation Centers in Silicon Valley & Boston, Prescience International, Stone Brewing Co., Motorola Solutions, Janssen Labs in San Diego, LAZ Parking, Oculus Innovative Sciences, DudaMobile, Real-Time Innovations (RTI) of Silicon Valley, the American Embassy in Slovakia, Telefonica/O2, PlaySpan (acquired by Visa), ČSOB, and many others, along with top reviews from TEDxHoboken, TEDxFulbright, TEDxVilnius, TEDxTaiz, TEDxVeniceBeach, and more.

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