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How can we use storytelling techniques to better engage our audience and deliver impactful messages during business presentations? In this workshop, you will learn how to build a story structure, craft your key message and build the right context to enhance the effectiveness of your PPT presentations, email writing and day-to-day conversations.

Key Learning Outcomes:
- Enhance audience and stakeholder engagement by transforming typical presentations into stories
- Apply effective story structures to lead and convince your audience
- Creating more impactful messages by making it clear and concise

Workshop Outline:
- How to transform typical presentations into engaging stories
- How to analyze your audience to create customized messages
- How to build the context to enhance the impact of your messages
- Effective Storytelling Frameworks to help you build a convincing case
- How to deliver bad news effectively and mitigate crisis

To minimize the risk of spreading the coronavirus, this informative session will be conducted in the format of a webinar.

Speakers' presentations at this event are intended for educational purposes only and do not replace independent professional judgment. Statements of fact and opinions expressed during this event are those of the speakers and participants and, unless expressly stated to the contrary, are not the opinion or position of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, its members, or its committees. The Chamber does not endorse or approve, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, accuracy or completeness of the information presented. Attendees should note that, with the approval of speakers, this event may be recorded, and possibly published on the Chamber's website in audio and/or video formats without further notice.

Recording, duplication or distribution of the contents of the online event is prohibited without prior written permission from the Chamber.

Speaker(s) Gary Lo, Managing Director & Principal Instructor, Glo Consulting

Gary Lo is a seasoned trainer and TEDx speaker with extensive corporate experience. He spent most of his career working at some of the most admired Fortune 500 companies, including LVMH, Apple Inc., Unilever, GlaxoSmithKline and Nestle, covering the Greater China & APAC region. He was the former Head of Marketing & Admissions for the HKUST MBA Programmes, and currently serves as a Guest Lecturer for the HKU SPACE Institute for China Business and Nielsen University. He is also an appointed career coach for top universities in the region, where he has trained hundreds of MBA and Master students, professionals and corporate executives from all around the world. He is a high impact presentation winner and has made over 1,000 public speeches in 30 different cities. Various top-tier corporates have invited him as an instructor, including J.P. Morgan, BlackRock, UBS, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Chanel, Bvlgari, Swarovski, Intercontinental Hotels Group, L'Oreal, Estee Lauder, Johnson & Johnson, Bayer, Walmart, FedEx, KPMG, Nielsen, Prudential, Manulife, New World Development, and Fung Group. He is an Internationally Certified NLP Master Practitioner endorsed by authoritative organizations such as ABNLP, INLPA, and NLPU. Gary holds an MBA degree from the HKUST Business School and a Mastering Design Thinking Certificate from the MIT Sloan School of Management. (TEDx Speech Video Reference:
Language Cantonese
Date and Time 2020/08/12 11:00 to 12:15
Venue This workshop will take place online via ZOOM
Media Closed to media
Enquiries Kelly Leung
Tel: 2823 1239
Fee Members @ HK$280 / Non-Members @ HK$400
+$50 for booking offline
This event accepts Chamber Coupon (terms and conditions)
Members enjoy 30% discount with BOC HKGCC VISA Card
Notes -- Details about how to join the webinar will be sent by e-mail. Zoom is available on both desktop and mobile devices.
Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of payment, on a first come first served basis.
- Booking transfer is allowed for corporate members with advanced notice, walk-ins are normally not accepted.
- The Chamber reserves the right to decline any booking or cancel the event. In such case, a full refund of the participation fee will be issued.
- No refund will be made for last minute cancellations or no-shows. If the booking is cancelled at least 7 days before the event, and in such cases the refund will be subjected to a 10% administration fee, or HK$100 deduction, whichever is higher.
- Members paying with their BOC HKGCC Visa Card will enjoy a 30% discount on their reservation. The discount is only applicable to the card holder, and does not extend to their guests. The discount cannot be used in conjunction with Chamber Coupons.
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- Priority is given to corporate members. The decision to accept or decline any booking shall be at sole discretion of the Chamber.