foreword by Bob Pike
The 40 story contributors include Ed Scannell, Chip Bell,
Geoff Bellman, Katherine Hudson, Joan Lloyd, Chris Clarke-Epstein,
Doug Stevenson, Thiagi, David Zach, Mary Wacker and others
B. Wacker is available to speak at your meeting, event or
convention. Choose from entertaining and instructive topics
featuring stories from the book, "Stories Trainers
Trainers Tell: 55 Ready-to-Use Stories
to Make Training Stick
By Mary B. Wacker and Lori L. Silverman
April 2003, Jossey-Bass/Pfeiffer, $60.
Includes audio CD
from the Book
Storytelling is a powerful way to make a
point, especially when the stories are compelling, well
constructed, and poignant. "Stories Trainers Tell"
captures thought-provoking stories contributed by trainers,
nationally known speakers, consultants, business leaders,
and professional storytellers that help make challenging
ideas and abstract concepts more memorable, even unforgettable.
to use storytelling to make your point and motivate your
people. The stories are organized around major organization
development themes, such as leadership, diversity, teamwork,
performance and coaching, and customer service. Accompanying
each story are tips and techniques for maximizing its impact
and learning potential.