Storytelling Programs

Unlock Your Inner Storyteller

The democratisation of storytelling promises to change the world for the better.

We can show your team or organisation how to FIND, MAKE, EDIT and SHARE
amazing and affordable stories in house – using tools and resources you already have.
The rise of digital technology puts the incredible power of storytelling in your hands.

Build your own storytelling capacity. We’ll show you how.

WHAT’S YOUR IMPACT STORY?

What’s the most powerful social change story you can tell to move your audience’s heads, heart and hands?

MAKE YOUR IMPACT STORY

Lights, camera, action! Let’s get hands on and produce powerful stories using smartphones, tablets & DSLRs.

EDIT YOUR IMPACT STORY

Learn how to turn your footage into a short, sharp, shareable video. Here’s where your story comes to life.

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SHARE YOUR IMPACT STORY

How do you reach and connect with the people who will create the impact you want with your story?

Discover your story. Move your audience.
Make a bigger impact. Together.

Tailored to your needs.

From deep-dive clinics for your organisation’s stakeholders, to a fun and exciting program complete with storytelling challenge and premier film screening, Stories for Impact workshops can be tailored to your needs.

Pick and choose what works best for your team or beneficiaries.

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BOOTCAMP

Comprehensive, 2-Day On-Site Intensive (for teams)

Up-skill your team of impact storytellers with a 2-day intensive, face to face workshop.

  • Learn the skills of how to FIND, MAKE, EDIT & SHARE impact stories.
  • Accelerated, face-to-face, hands-on learning in a fun and collaborative environment.
  • Build team capacity, be able to create original content, shape internal or external culture, and engage your community.
  • All participants equipped with skills to make their own stories

Format & Content:

  • 2 days of in-person Intensive Workshops.
  • Course content (story examples, exercises, narrative structures, shooting techniques) highly tailored to suit the storytelling objectives of your organisation.
  • All course participants enjoy 12 months access to online learning materials and resources.
  • Ongoing access to our global-connected online community of Impact Storytellers (closed group).

 

Scope:

  • Up to 18 participants.
  • Excludes venue costs and travel for workshops outside of Sydney or Melbourne.
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OUTPOST

Tailored Online Storytelling Program (for teams)

Up-skill your team of impact storytellers! Completely online. We’ll custom design an Online Program specifically for your team or organisation’s goals.

  • Learn how to FIND, MAKE, EDIT & SHARE your stories using smartphones and affordable tech.
  • Create original content about your community, initiatives and projects.
  • Professional mentorship
  • Finish the program with high quality original content to tell your organisation’s story.
  • Consultation on narrative ideas, technical guidance, campaign strategy and troubleshooting
  • Great for organisations with distributed teams.
  • Save on travel costs.
  • Build team capacity, walk away with original content, shape internal or external culture, and successfully engage your community.
  • All participants are equipped with skills to continue to make their own stories in the future.

Format & Content:

  • Designed to be delivered over 6 weeks (but can be tailored to your team’s timeline) with online mentoring support touchpoints.
  • Course content (story examples, exercises, narrative structures, shooting techniques) highly tailored to suit the storytelling objectives of your organisation, and also include campaign strategy if desired.
  • Weekly live webinars.
  • Participants work in groups or individually to complete weekly tasks to help them create a film.
  • Direct feedback on your team’s stories and one-on-one virtual consultations with Digital Storytellers.
  • Each group will finish the course with a short, sharp and shareable video for your project, cause or organisation.
  • All course participants enjoy 12 months access to online learning materials and resources.
  • Ongoing access to our global-connected online community of Impact Storytellers (closed group).

 

Scope:

  • Up to 16 participants.
  • No travel or venue costs.

Chat to us if you would like to combine this program with a face to face workshop for your team or if you’re interested in having this program delivered as a face-to-face program. 

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CAMPFIRE

Immersive Storytelling Retreat (for teams)

Take your team on a unique 3.5 day storytelling experience.

  • Kick-start or amplify storytelling culture within your organisation or community with this storytelling experience.
  • Your storytelling journey will be supported by our team of professional story facilitators.
  • The immersive experience is fun and rewarding and possibly transformational.
  • Develop your team’s skills + be able to produce your own content.
  • Great for organisational culture and team building
  • Can be built into a strategic offsite
  • Your team will walk away with the ability to produce original content for your project or organisation.

Format & Content:

  • 3.5-days offsite at a location of your choice.
  • Program and content will be customised to your needs.
  • In-person story facilitation with our team (FIND, MAKE, EDIT & SHARE).
  • Course content (story examples, exercises, narrative structures, shooting techniques) highly tailored to suit the storytelling objectives of your organisation, and also include campaign strategy if desired.
  • Direct feedback on your team’s story ideas.
  • 12 months access to online learning materials and resources.
  • Ongoing access to our global-connected online community of Impact Storytellers (closed group).

Scope:

  • Up to 18 people.
  • Excludes venue, accommodation, food and travel costs.

 

Chat to us about combining CAMPFIRE with a follow-up support package to help your team start creating original content to tell your story.

 

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Ready to unlock your Inner Storyteller?

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For a limited time, you can be one of the first to access our online courses at discounted prices.

Move people to action, build culture and engage your community.

We’re creating an army of Impact Storytellers.

Check out the campaign for some great rewards and join the movement for the democratization of storytelling.

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