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Blue Sky: How to Tell Your Company’s Story

April 28, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Define and share your company story like never before. Brian Burkhart, CEO and founder of Chicago-based communication strategy firm SquarePlanet, brings his signature motivating exercises and concepts – not to mention infectious enthusiasm – to help you understand, celebrate and articulate the heart of your company’s mission and products. Burkhart will facilitate group and individual storytelling exercises and lead a collaborative dialogue about company storytelling principles. Here’s a taste of what’s to come: http://www.squareplanet.com/orange-beliefs/.

This workshop is ideal for early stage entrepreneurs, startup CEOs and communications managers and attendees should come prepared to participate. This is an all-hands-on-deck evening.

About Brian Burkhart

Brian Burkhart is the founder and driving force behind SquarePlanet, a Chicago-based communication strategy firm. Burkhart is also an adjunct lecturer at Northwestern University’s Farley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Burkhart is also an instructor at The Junto Institute, where he helps entrepreneurs and small business owners think critically about their message strategy and how they present their businesses. Dating back to his days as a speaker and speaking guru has made him one of the most sought after TED presentation coaches in the country. Burkhart is an advisory board member and presentation coach for startup community organizations such as Techweek Chicago and Technori and an executive council member of Ms. Tech.

About SquarePlanet

At SquarePlanet, we exist to help people maximize opportunities. Every chance you have to tell your story is an opportunity to connect with your audience in a meaningful way. Too often these opportunities are wasted because people take the easy way out. They stick with the pack. We don’t like the pack. We believe in contrast. We believe the only way your message will ever stand out is if you BE BOLD and share your story like never before.


April 28, 2015
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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560 W. Washington Blvd
Chicago, Illinois

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