JUN 6 & 15-7PM (US Central) 
JUN 7 & 14 8-10AM (AEST)

The Sound of Stories 

2 two-hour hands-on sessions where you record and edit audio for stories and narration. Training never sounded so good!
  Teams of 4 or more, email info@needastory.com for group discounts. 
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  1. Recording for clarity & conversation.
  2. Editing audio using Audacity.
  3. Layering music and sound fx.
  4. Casting and directing voice over actors.


Approach the audio production process with the strategic principles of clarity and conversation. 


Use the guideposts to record and edit your own audio sample for review. 


Get feedback from peers and expert insights from Rance. 


Session 1 (2 hours)
Get your script ready for recording. Apply the principles of clarity and conversation. Practice basic audio editing using Audacity.  
Set aside a few hours between sessions to record and edit your audio sample. Share it on the school site and get feedback from peers and from Rance!
Session 2 (2 hours)
Practice listening and critiquing audio samples. Practice techniques for giving voice over actors direction. Tell your story conversationally!

Rance Greene

Rance Greene formed needastory.com and the School for Story Design for those who struggle with storytelling at work. His methodology—Story Design—gives leaders, designers and developers a systematic and creative way for discovering who their audience is and how to persuade them to take action on new ideas. He helps leadership and talent development teams discover that they are uniquely equipped to tell the best story for their audiences. Rance is the author of Instructional Story Design, a practical guide for developing stories that train. He coaches, teaches, speaks and writes often on the benefits of stories to connect humans to one another.

Patrick Jones - Course author
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