OCT 5 & 12, 2023 9AM-12PM (US Central) 3-6PM (BST)

Telling L&D's Story With Data

It's hard to draw a straight line from training to business impact. What data do you collect? How do you tell the story behind the data? This workshop will get you on your data storytelling feet quickly!
 Groups of 4 of more, email info@needastory.com for discounted rates.
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  1. Planning for the data you need.
  2. Analyzing the data. 
  3. Finding the story behind the data. 
  4. Delivering the data-based story. 

Logical plan

Start with the end in mind! Use Story Design's helpful templates to keep your data collection on track. 

Practice the process

Discover, design and deliver the best story for your data. You'll get feedback on your work from peers...and from Rance!

Create a strategy

With the resources and encouragement from peers you'll receive in the workshop, you'll create a data strategy that will delight stakeholders and senior leaders! 


Session 1 (3 hours)
Using a case study, the group will review data for a training program, making choices along the way, of what data is essential. Then, you'll walk through the Story Design process to discover and design the  story behind the data. 
Set aside a few hours between sessions to finish building your data story presentation.
Session 2 (3 hours)
Share your data story with peers and get targeted feedback. You'll also use your presentation to create an executive summary. Finally, you'll spend some time drafting a data strategy for your department. 

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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 & talent development pros 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 TD 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 people to one another.

Patrick Jones - Course author
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