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Book Displays in Rose and Carrier

Storytelling: The Key to Success

On display January & February 2019 in Rose Library. Curated by Elizabeth Price.

A good story isn’t just required for tucking kids into bed. Engaging your audience’s attention and emotions through personal stories can help you land the job, advance your career, or secure funding for a project. These resources will help you hone your storytelling skills in order to communicate your career interests and accomplishments.

eBooks

Did you know Lynda.com has plenty of resources, as well?
Here are some of Elizabeth's picks for storytelling in the professional world:

1. Data Visualization: Storytelling

2. Storytelling for Advertising Campaigns

3. Storytelling for Business

4. Storytelling for Designers

 

And here's a TED Talk from the JMU Libraries catalog all about The Technology of Storytelling.