Advanced storytelling for career acceleration. Build and ship a narrative in 5 weeks. That gets you buy-in, investment, agreement.
Build and ship a narrative for a priority project or high-stakes initiative (with immediate ROI)
Develop 4 competencies of influence: Structured thinking. Buy-in. Data storytelling. XFN collaboration.
Learn a first principles approach for solving complex challenges despite presenting constraints.
Leave with a playbook of 15 narrative methods that you can use again and again.
Unlock a career-defining stack of competencies that protect you from AI taking your job.
Learn a repeatable method that will differentiate/elevate you from 95% of your peers
Storytelling is one of the top skills that senior execs want to see on their team.
It’s what you need if you’re trying to get buy-in, investment, or shared action on anything.
Storytelling “is not just a soft-skill…‘a nice to have’” - its a core capability of leadership.
The data never speaks for itself. You need a story to rationalize and drive complex decisions
To storytell effectively is the #1 competency required to advance to a C-suite, VP, or Director role.
Blend of principles/frameworks combined with hands-on application, practice, and action
Peer to peer coaching in breakout groups + private mentoring from Michael
In-class & take home exercises to effectively assemble and ship your narrative in 5 weeks
Worksheets & exercises to develop confidence in your Narrative Intelligence ™
Templates and directions for each of the 15 narrative methods in your new playbook
Join executives, product managers, design leads, marketers, data scientists, people ops, and other disciplines. Plus change-makers, coaches, and consultants from 17 countries. Leaders from companies including Google, Meta, Autodesk, Mozilla, Cruise, Genentech, Microsoft, Moody's, Zillow, Uber, and Bain Capital have taken our recent courses and found them to be a career difference-maker.
who want to level-up their career yet have been told they need to work on their structured thinking and influencing skills.
who want to drive more change and see their vision for innovation take hold yet face lots of internal resistance.
Coaches & Consultants
who want to convey their unique expertise yet struggle to simplify how they pitch their complex ideas and solutions.
Oct 31—Nov 5
Tue, Oct 31, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM UTC
Nov 6—Nov 12
Tue, Nov 7, 9:00 PM - 12:00 AM UTC
Nov 13—Nov 19
Tue, Nov 14, 9:00 PM - 12:00 AM UTC
Nov 20—Nov 26
Tue, Nov 21, 9:00 PM - 12:00 AM UTC
Nov 27—Nov 29
Tue, Nov 28, 9:00 PM - 12:00 AM UTC
CEO and founder, Storied
Michael Margolis is the founder of Storied; a narrative transformation company. Michael is a narrative teacher and tech philosopher. He leads the world's first learning platform for Narrative Intelligence ™ with courses, coaching, and community for people leading change and transformation.
With a specialty in disruption, he's advised 300+ organizations including Autodesk, Google, Meta, NASA, Uber, and Zillow on some of their most ambitious initiatives. Since 2016, Michael has worked with 15 product teams at Meta, including Groups, Newsfeed, Monetization, Messenger Kids, Social Impact, and Global Business Group. He also has served as faculty for Google UX’s Leadership Development Program and worked closely with the growth and data science orgs at Shopify.
His latest book, Story 10x: Turn the Impossible Into the Inevitable, is available in bookstores, on Kindle, and Audible. Michael is left-handed, color-blind, and eats more chocolate than the average human.
VP of Community
Jodi Bepler is the VP of Community at Storied, a narrative transformation company. As a narrative and operational expert with over 18 years of experience working closely with CEOs, shaping corporate strategy, running business operations, and setting org-wide KPIs and OKRs. As head of community at Storied, she leads the sales/marketing/user experience teams at Storied, a company that helps organizations and leaders craft and communicate their stories to inspire action and change.
Her core competencies include project planning, sales, and client relations, which she has honed through a variety of engagements for clients such as AT&T, Facebook, Google, Verizon, Bloomberg, Hulu, Amex, SAP, and many others. She is passionate about creating meaning and value for employees and customers, and is have a certified Creating Meaning for Employees from Alison. Her mission is to empower businesses to achieve peak performance and impact through the power of storytelling.
1pm - 4pm PT / 4pm - 7pm ET
1 to 2 hours per week
"Those who tell the stories rule the world." - Plato
Active hands-on learning
High-touch, peer to peer, learn by doing
Interactive and project-based
You’ll be interacting with others through breakout rooms and home pod teams
Learn with a cohort of peers
Join a community of like-minded people who want to learn and grow alongside you
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