Mobility Tool Kit Step 7

Sustain knowledge use:
Story time

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This session will engage, entertain, energize, and equip participants to go forth and tell their own social work practice mobility and regulatory story. Don’t miss story time!

Learning Objectives:

After completing this session, participants will be able to:

  1. Name the four qualities demonstrated by an effective storyteller.
  2. Identify four storytelling techniques to use during their next speech.
  3. Articulate what works and what does not work when communicating regulatory stories.


Step 7


Gallo, C. (2014). Talk like TED: The 9 public speaking secrets of the world’s top minds. New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press.

Karia, A. (2015). Storytelling [Video file]. Retrieved from

Neill, C. (2012, March 12). How to start a speech [Video file]. Retrieved April 24, 2018 from

Treasure, J. (2014, June 27). How to speak so people want to listen [Video file]. Retrieved from

Zoref, L. (2016, January 3). Mindsharing: The art of crowdsourcing everything [Video file]. Retrieved from