TED Talks Storytelling: 23 Storytelling Techniques from the Best TED Talks
Author: Akash Karia
Format: Kindle Edition
Release Date: July 18, 2014
NEW AND UPDATED EDITION WITH BONUS MATERIAL
"Every speaker can put these ideas into practice immediately -- and they should!"
~ Dr. Richard C. Harris, Certified World Class Speaking Coach
"An insightful read"
~Dennis Waller, Top 500 Reviewer
"Superb communication advice"
~ Larry Nocella
MASTER THE ONE THING ALL GREAT TED TALKS HAVE IN COMMON
What is the secret to delivering a great TED talk?
What is the magic ingredient that makes a TED talk captivating?
And more importantly, how can you use those secrets to make your presentations more powerful, dynamic and engaging?
To try to answer these questions, I studied over 200 of the best TED talks. I broke each TED talk down in terms of structure, message and delivery.
Here’s what I discovered. After studying over 200 TED talks, the one commonality among all the great TED talks is that they contain stories.
UTILIZE ADVANCED STORYTELLING TECHNIQUES TO INJECT LIFE INTO YOUR PRESENTATIONS
Essentially, the best speakers on the TED stage were the ones who had mastered the art of storytelling. They had mastered how to craft and present their stories in a way that allowed them to share their message with the world without seeming like they were lecturing their audience.
DISCOVER THE 23 STORYTELLING SECRETS OF THE BEST TED TALKS
In this short but powerful guide, you’re going to learn how to use stories to make your presentations engaging and entertaining. Using case studies drawn from TED talks by Sir Ken Robinson, Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor, Susan Cain, Leslie Morgan Steiner, Mike Rowe and Malcolm Gladwell, you’ll learn how to craft stories that keep your audience mesmerized.
By the time you’ve finished reading this storytelling manifesto, you will have picked up twenty-three principles on how to create stories that keep your audiences mesmerized.
Whether you are giving a TED talk or a corporate presentation, you will be able to apply the principles you pick up in this guide to make your next talk a roaring success!
RAVE REVIEWS FROM READERS
"No more boring speeches and presentations"
~ Douglas L. Coppock
"A crisp and no fluff book"
~ Kam Syed
"A great book on storytelling"
~ David Bishop
"Excellent book for any speaker"
~ Dean Krosecz
Ready? Then let’s get started...