– In Business
Throughout the time, Rona was storytelling in schools, she was successfully developing her own business in the commercial sector, Coaching Storytelling in Business. With too many to mention, these are just a few of her major clients that she has worked with over the years, that show the depth and strength of her work:
CELCIS; (Centre of excellence for looked after children in Scotland). KEYNOTE SPEAKERat Annual Conferences in Glasgow in June 2014 and again in 2016
SAMSUNG; (electronic giants). Sent a film crew from KOREA to film Rona delivering a workshop on the use of Back Story in Business for use in their training centres.
THE AMERICAN ARTS THERAPY ASSOCIATION; Commissioned to present at the 49th Annual Conference in San Antonio, Texas. July 2014
THE BRITISH LANGUAGE SCHOOL IN PERM, RUSSIA. Tutoring Storytelling Skills 2014 and 2017
PERM STATE PEDAGOGICAL UNIVERSITY IN RUSSIA. Tutoring Student Teachers 2014 and 2017
The BBC: JUDGE for the BBC’s Young Storyteller – Online competition.
ASTRA ZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS; Team Building through Story. With the A Z Legal Team.
LIONSGATE FILMS; Was the “Prize for the Day” for their major competition.
MANCHESTER UNITED FOOTBALL CLUB: for 15years before hanging up her boots, she worked as Match-day Ambassador and MC in VIP Hospitality Suite at MANCHESTER UNITED’S stadium.
TATE GALLERY Liverpool; Commissioned to write/tell Ghost Stories for HALLOWE’EN NIGHT
M.O.D. The Ministry of Defence; Improving communication using storytelling skills at MOD Offices; Working with teachers in M.O.D Schools Overseas.
As a CPD accredited and highly respected storytelling tutor she is in even greater demand as people everywhere are now waking up to the fact that effective storytelling is a necessary life skill and is the key to all other life changing skill sets. As a Consultant in Education and in herBusiness Workshops Rona’s delivery has been of the highest standard and her works have always resulted in excellent feedback. (See testimonials page)
As well as an illustrious career as a Storyteller Tutor in education and in business, Rona is also a talented writer, (and ghost writer) she has written many articles for magazines and was recently asked to contribute to a major new academic work; Creative Activity by Dr Gail Brewer and Dr Russell Hogarth, published by Palgrave Mac Millan. Written as an academic work it is housed in Universities and is now also available to buy from Amazon.