February 24 NSA New Mexico Storytelling Competition
February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm MSTFree – $197.00
The New Mexico Chapter of the National Speakers Association (NSA) invites local businesspeople who use the power of speaking to gain recognition in their inaugural storytelling competition. The competition will be held before an in-person audience on Saturday, February 24, 2024, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m., at Studio 519, the community access television facility, located at 519 Central Ave. NW.
Participants will tell an inspirational story of up to five minutes that conveys a memorable message. Competitors are scored on marketability, impact, and presentation. Participants will receive a video recording of their storytelling in the competition to use as they wish.
Chapter winners will go on to a regional competition and finalists will speak on the main stage at the NSA international convention in Denver August 3-6, 2024. Professional coaches will work with competitors to hone their stories for the regional level.
The competition registration fee of $197 includes a one-year membership in the NSA New Mexico chapter. Annual dues are $189 and include multiple benefits, including attendance at all chapter meetings. The NSA New Mexico chapter will help cover the $500 fee for the winner to participate at the regional level.
“This storytelling competition is a great way for people who use speaking in their professional lives to hone life stories to make their communications more effective,” said TK O’Geary, NSA New Mexico chapter president.
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Registration and attendance at, or participation in a National Speaker Association New Mexico Chapter events constitutes an agreement by the registrant to NSA-NM’s use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant’s or attendee’s image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions and audiotapes.
PLEASE NOTE — This is an in-person event with a Zoom component.
Zoom info can be found on the ticket you’ll receive via email.