Tell Me About Yourself: Creation, Craft, and Capital - A Conversation with Holley Murchison, Ashley Lumpkin, khoLi., and 1stGens Podcast

Tell Me About Yourself: Creation, Craft, and Capital

Friday, September 22, 7pm

A Conversation with Holley Murchison, Ashley Lumpkin, and khoLi., & 1stGens Podcast


Holley M. Murchison is the founder and CEO of Oratory Glory, a storytelling agency and speaker collective catalyzing diversity by amplifying marginalized voices.


Ashley Lumpkin is a Georgia-raised, Carolina-based writer, editor, actor, and educator. She is the author of three chapbooks, {} At First Sight, Second Glance, and Terrorism and Other Topics for Tea, and one full-length collection,#AshleyLumpkin. A lover of performance as well as the written word, she has been a competing member of Piedmont SLAM, Scuppernong Slammers, and the Bull City Slam Team. She is the host and facilitator of the open mic/workshop series "Untitled: New Works and Works in Progress.” Ashley has been a featured presenter and/or facilitator at various colleges and universities across the country. Above all else, Ashley considers herself a teacher, poet, and changer of fates. She is a lover of mathematics and language. She loves you too. 


khoLi. is Chief Operating Officer at Oratory Glory. 


1stGens is a new podcast about first-generation Americans & filling in the blanks beside the hyphen.


Oratory Glory: "Oratory Glory is a storytelling agency and speaker collective helping leaders develop intra and interpersonal skills to communicate authentically and effectively. Committed to catalyzing diversity through the amplification of marginalized voices, we offer coaching, design learning experiences, and develop communications strategy for companies, entrepreneurial communities, and schools.

We believe that individuals who communicate confidently and authentically are better equipped to propel innovative ideas, excel at leadership and management, and solve complex societal challenges on a global scale. We also believe that those same individuals excel at sharing their learning with others. Long after engaging with Oratory Glory, our clients continue creating and perpetuating systems of sustainable communal learning.

Contact us to explore how we can build a more radical, authentically expressed future together. "


Tell Me About Yourself: Own Your Story. Sometimes you get only one chance. A good introduction can create connections and open doors. A bad one can make conversation fizzle and opportunities fade. What you need is a story that tells who you are--authentically, compellingly, and concisely--and can be adapted to fit any situation. Created for dynamic beings constantly redefining themselves, their work, and the world around them, Tell Me About Yourself pairs interviews and case studies with a simple, scalable framework, helping you craft and deliver comprehensive, compelling, and generally kick-ass introductions and personal stories for yourself, your team, or your company. In an ever-changing innovation economy and a climate that demands we put our best foot forward to create change, there's no better time to learn how to articulate your usefulness to the world. 

Tell Me about Yourself: Six Steps for Accurate and Artful Self-Definition Cover Image
ISBN: 9781523094660
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Berrett-Koehler Publishers - September 18th, 2017

Event date: 
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
304 S. Elm St.
Greensboro, NC 27401