I met keynote speaker and presentation coach Omar Rivas in September 2015 when I joined a local Toastmasters club. The first time I saw Omar speak, it reminded me once again about the power of storytelling. Omar has an incredible ability to engage others using personal stories as metaphors to make his messages memorable.
In this episode of Beyond the Surface, we talk about the art of storytelling and how to develop this essential skill to become a powerful communicator.
Top 3 Questions:
- How did you break into professional public speaking? (11:45)
- What’s your process to incorporate stories into your presentations? (14:08)
- How can others develop their ability to tell powerful stories? (37:00)