We offer over a variety of workshops across 8 workforce development learning categories (see below). Every program is designed to improve individual and organizational performance. Every program is customized to your learning objectives and organization’s culture (visit Meeting Planners to learn more). Every program is actionable with specific take-aways and exercises matched to your learning objectives. And every program offers a safe and fun learning experience.

Ira Koretsky, The Chief Storyteller®, combines his business acumen, public speaking experience, facilitation expertise, training skills, improvisational comedy background, and storytelling prowess to ensure your program is educational, engaging, and actionable (customers, success stories, video clips, and testimonials).

Ira and Sylvia Baffour, your workshop facilitators, have worked with growing firms, Fortune 50 companies, associations, universities, charities, and government agencies around the world. To learn more about their style and approach to delivering engaging and actionable workshops, please visit the Meeting Planner page as well as the Video Clips page.

For a complete list of workshop titles, click below.


  1. Executive Storytelling:  How Leaders Use Stories to Engage, Persuade, and Inspire
  2. Speak Like TED:  5 Strategies to become as Inspiring and Memorable as the World’s Top Speakers
  3. Awaken the Storytelling Giant in You
  4. What Do You Do?  How to Develop a “Wow! Tell Me More” 30-Second Story (Elevator Pitch)
  5. Storytelling for Sales
  6. Unleash the Power of Social Media Storytelling
  7. Paint by Numbers:  How to Craft a Story Using Data

Ira and Sylvia can blend topics together; co-facilitate/co-present, create exercises and interactions specific to your team; and balance fun with serious (contact). Click the box to the right (pc/mac) or below (mobile) to see the complete list of workshop topics for your type of organization.


  1. Storytelling
  2. Leadership Communication
  3. Sales, Outreach, or Development
  4. Marketing, Branding, and Thought Leadership
  5. Social Media
  6. Presentation & Public Speaking
  7. General Communication Skills
  8. Team Building