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Acumen Academy

Contar Historias para el Cambio

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Acumen  and  The Ariel Group  have developed this workshop to help you develop your skills for storytelling. Whether you work in an office doing presentations in the boardroom, is professor of 30 or 300 students, interact with customers, or relating to people individually, using narrative elements will allow you to establish a closer relationship with his listeners. Storytelling makes your message memorable, the listeners will find a way to relate to you and, most importantly, attract the attention of his listeners, motivate and inspire in ways unprecedented. A story leverages more than an element of communication. Seasoned storytellers are great communicators and effective leaders.


Acumen believes that the narrative is essential to change the way poverty in the world begins to change combat because conversations about what we see, feel, and know to be true in our environment tool. Change leaders recognize the potential in the world and have powerful stories that inspire action.


Key Outcomes of Learning:

After completing this course you:

  • You'll feel safe when using stories, especially personal stories, as part of its communication tools box.
  • Know how to tell stories and use a specific set of narratives to connect with ears and minds of his listeners skills.
  • There will be developed, tested and received feedback to a personal story that will serve as a replicable model so that you can develop your "library" personal or stories to keep on hand to use on various situations
  • It will be able to use a process that involves five steps to integrate history presentations aimed to change, to work or a variety of circumstances


Further questions?

For more information please visit our website: + Acumen . We invite participants to form groups to work together. For a group, please send this link to your friends or colleagues to join.


If you have a group, no problem. Within the platform will be an option to form a group. Or they could also participate individually and interact with others on the course forum.

Please send any questions to  [email protected]

This course is for you if:
  • You make many presentations or want to improve your presentation skills
  • You are a teacher, facilitator or instructor
  • Think you do not have stories (Well, we'll find it for you!)
  • Want a different way to connect with people (great for networking!)
  • He is attending interviews to find jobs and want to present yourself in a shocking way
  • Want to change your communication style
  • Just want to have fun!


About Courses + Acumen:

Acumen  is a nonprofit organization that changes the way in which the world fight poverty and build a world based on dignity, investing in companies, leaders and ideas. Furthermore  + Acumen  ("Acumen plus") was established in 2009 to provide people an interesting way to incorporate wit - "+ Acumen" - in their lives. + Acumen makes available all the work that has developed in the field of leadership. In Acumen, Leadership begins with the moral imagination: the humility to see the world as it is and audacity to imagine as it could be. In combination with the operational and financial skills, our courses are designed to provide emerging leaders who are change agents, tools to change the way the world fights poverty and build a world based on dignity. We invite you to learn here other  courses + Acumen . You can contact us through [email protected] 


Leadership Model



Taught by

Richard Richards


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    Marta Serena

    Marta Serena completed this course and found the course difficulty to be easy.

    Un curso muy interesante. Es de esos cursos que como si fuera un "fondo de armario" , debería tener todo curriculum

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