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Use Your Data for Impact: Tell a Story, Engage Donors, Influence Stakeholders and Drive Decision Making

5/6/2024, 5/16/2024

9:00 am - 10:30 am PT | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm ET


In the 2-session "Data-Driven Presentations" workshop, participants will learn how to transform raw numbers into captivating stories and visuals that not only resonate with their audience, but drive action as well. The workshop will review the foundational elements of data visualizations, so that attendees gain a comprehensive understanding of charts and graphs that facilitate clear and effective data communication. Moving beyond the basics, the workshop will also delve into the realm of advanced data visualizations, as well as learn how to craft customized infographics, understanding when and how to employ these visual wonders to enhance the narrative of their data presentations. Central to the workshop is the art of storytelling with data. Attendees will learn the strategies to breathe life into their data, contextualizing it in ways that make it both memorable and powerful. By incorporating storytelling techniques into their presentations, they will leave a lasting impression on their audience, engaging them on a deeper level and driving actionable insights.

Who Should Attend?

Professionals interested in improving data presentation skills

What The Training Will Cover

Day 1: Executive-Level Presentations & Data Storytelling

  • Executive-level storytelling: the foundational principles of telling an executive-level story

  • Tailoring to Your audience: how to better understand your audience and tailor your presentation for an effective outcome

  • Presentation objectives: understanding the objective and desired outcome of your presentation and tailoring your presentation and calls to action in order to drive decision-making

  • Avoiding "information overload": keeping your most relevant, powerful material in the body and how to decide what goes in the appendix

  • Using text & images effectively: how to balance visual elements with text for an impactful and visually engaging slide

Day 2: Data Visualizations

  • Data visualizations: foundational elements of charts and graphs that aid in clear data communication

  • Advanced data visualizations: how to create more complex data visualizations and when to use them

  • Infographics: how to create customized infographics and when they are appropriate to use

  • Storytelling with data: how to put data into perspective so that it is memorable and impactful

  • Presenting your data: what to say about your data visualizations in a live presentations


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Additional Information

All workshops are live. Registrants receive slides & handouts. It is expected participants will be able to be on camera and able to unmute for some portions of the training to participate in discussions. Full recordings are not provided. This training must be done sequentially. If you miss a session, please reach out to

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Please Note: 

We do not offer any other discounts for this training other than the member rate. Upon registration, you will receive a link to participate in the training. Please check your inbox or spam folder.


Libby Magliolo has spent her career in corporate strategy and on telling compelling executive-level stories through both visual and verbal presentations. After completing her MBA, she spent time in management consulting with PwC, and has spent the last decade in roles including corporate strategy & planning as well as corporate training and development. The constant focus throughout her career has been giving executive-level presentations, as well as prepare the visual element of that presentation, usually in PowerPoint. She currently runs a corporate training business that focuses on teaching professionals the core skills needed to create and deliver powerful presentation.



1 hour of training = 1 credit hour



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