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NOV 17th, 2023:

Craft a compelling thought leadership vision through storytelling techniques.

This course helps you master authentic leadership, strategic decision-making, inclusive communications, mentoring, and storytelling to build a powerful leadership brand. Upon successful completion, you will see a transformative difference in your leadership brand persona, communication skills, and also receive a certification in brand storytelling. The program is produced in partnership with our national-award-winning nonprofit, MIEF.

Authentic Storytelling and Thought leadership for New Leaders

Blue Sky DIVE Authentic Storytelling and Thought-Leadership Course Overview

Embark on a transformative journey that will empower you as a new leader in organizations. This immersive course serves as your portal to authentic leadership, strategic growth planning, and mastering the art of executive communication through storytelling. With an emphasis on advanced leadership techniques and mentorship, you’ll cultivate a commanding executive presence that truly inspires those around you. Learn how to harness the incredible power of storytelling to make your message resonate, and gain valuable feedback to communicate effectively at all levels.

Through this enriching experience, you’ll be equipped with the tools to construct a personal brand platform. Your capstone storytelling project will help position you for leadership excellence in a constantly evolving world. You will acquire practical skills for thought leadership, explore a DEIB-centric framework to align your storytelling with your core values, and discover the secrets of crafting compelling narratives using storytelling frameworks, design thinking, and a lean blueprint for your story.

Elevate your storytelling skills, build an authentic brand persona, and make a lasting impact in your industry. This is your first step toward developing thought leadership in your field while shaping a more inclusive future. Each cohort is able to get a professional certification in storytelling upon successful completion of the course.

Authentic Storytelling and Leadership Development for New Leaders

2023 program dates

In 2023, we have provided our introductory workshop to 150+ leaders and communicators.

The Blue Sky DIVE program is a 6-hour LIVE online course. The remaining dates for 2023 include:

November 17 (Full day, 9:30am to 3:30pm)

Blue Sky DIVE –  Authentic Storytelling and Thought Leadership For New Leaders Course Objectives

You will learn storytelling skills from global and South-Asian experts, to inspire and influence.

  • Develop authentic leadership skills using storytelling techniques.
  • Enhance strategic career decision-making and planning.
  • Improve communication skills, including executive email writing.
  • Learn advanced leadership techniques and technologies.
  • Cultivate the ability to mentor, educate, and inspire others in the workplace.
  • Harness the power of storytelling for leadership and communication.
  • Receiving feedback and framework of how to communicate effectively across levels.
  • Building a personal brand platform.
  • Team engagement and culture development.

Blue Sky DIVE –  Course Investment

You will be able to attend the LIVE online certification course after the donation ($500 for individuals) is made. After this fill in the registration form to be able to attend.

If you’re an educator, librarian, or connected to a school, please visit our Blue Sky page.

For a company or team-wide program, please email us.

Registration Form (Required)

After you have made the donation (course fees), please, register HERE. You will not be able to attend the program without this.



I thought the slides were beautifully designed, with easy to digest content. Also, the speaker did a great job explaining the ideas. They were presented in a digestible way.

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Thank you for reinforcing some important ideas and modeling for us how to consider our personal stories in our work. Such a refreshing presentation!

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— Participant


Beautiful inclusive and inviting use of language. Thank you for including all participants and making us feel ready to share our story!

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— Participant

Program FAQs


This is a global online course, so you can attend from anywhere in the world. Typical participants include: communications professionals, DEIB professionals, marketing professionals, team managers/leaders, small business or nonprofit leaders, internal or external communications teams, branding professionals.

Offers and team-level programs

The cost of the program is $500 or INR 40,000. To apply for institutional bulk discounts or team-level program, please write to us at
We offer seasonal discount codes via our newsletter or social media.

Learning experience3 days x 2 hours per day = 6 hours of online live teaching
2 hour (optional) of group coaching post the course
Workbooks, exercises, and a group presentation
Mentors, South-Asian experts, and a community of committed educators
Our aim is to have immersive practice sessions and group work in order to practice as we learn.
Through individual practice, real-world case studies and group collaboration sessions, you will be able to present your assignments with peers and experts. This enables you to dive right into the material giving you skills that you are able to practice right away.
As a storytelling based organization, we also invest deep thinking time in reflection recognizing the power of storytelling in its purest form comes from reflection as much as creation.