The Art of Storytelling: The Psychology of Learning and How to Incorporate Memorable Vignettes into Training Content

Stories connect us through emotion, and emotion to a large extent drives cognition, according to neuroscientists.

But, what really makes a story great? The art of storytelling in large part lies in being able to effectively and succinctly tap into the subject’s emotions. Workforce L&D 2017 closes with a look at:

  • The psychology of learning and the scientific evidence supporting the theory that our brains crave stories
  • How stories can be used to help you achieve training goals
  • How to tell a story when you are not a storyteller
  • Weak training storylines that fall flat in creating an engaging learning experience
  • Examples of tales that do an exceptional job of tapping into emotion and, in turn, breed A-list training content