Public Speaking & Storytelling to Increase Your Nonprofit’s Visibility

Ashley Pero Resources

Our 5 Articles series features articles covering subjects relevant to nonprofit success, leadership, marketing, human resources, communications, social media, finance and governance. With so much out there to take in, we want to share five that we don’t think you should miss. Today, we’re talking about public speaking and storytelling for nonprofits. Here’s where to start:

Why Nonprofits Need to Be Storytellers by Andy Goodman
Stories can shape people; they can inspire them to think and act differently.  They are what connects people to your cause.

6 Tips for Building a Culture of Storytelling at Your Nonprofit by Amanda Hirsch
Great, easy to implement tips for making storytelling a part of your organization’s culture.

Want to be a Better Public Speaker?  Do What the Pros Do. by Susan Tardanico
Being an effective presenter is a critical leadership skill.  Don’t leave your speaking success to chance, take some cues from the pros.

Ten Ways to Build Your Nonprofit’s Public Speaking Capacity by The Nonprofit Lede
Don’t overlook the core capacity of public speaking at your nonprofit.

Audiovisual Presentations Made Easy(-ier): Tips for Creating an Effective PowerPoint, Prezi, or Keynote by Writing Commons
A great overview with helpful tips.