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Storytelling and Systems Thinking Training

Learn how to tell your story to key stakeholders

Learn how to tell an appealing story by sharpening your structured thinking and communications. Recognize different communication styles, and gain familiarity to adapt your communications to stakeholder preferences. Adapt messages to your audience, balancing head and heart. Bring a logical structure to your story. Learn how to handle disagreements, interactions, resistance, and engagement gracefully.

Training days

Every training day starts at 9 AM and ends at 1 PM (Brussels Time). For this training, the self-paced learning period starts two weeks before the start date.

June 2024

  • Wednesday, June 5th
  • Wednesday, June 12th
  • Monday, June 17th
  • Friday, June 28th


  • Type Method training
  • Location Online
  • Date See schedule
  • Duration 3 days

Interesting for

Enterprise Architects, Solution Architects, Software Architects

Learning objectives

  • Gain deep insights into communication preferences and how to address them in your stakeholder interactions
  • Make an appealing presentation by sharpening your structured thinking and communications
  • Learn and practice the right tone of voice and body language

  • Kamel Mahdi
  • Bart Du Bois

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