Tools for improving Meaning of work

Sharing stories

Finding meaning through sharing stories

Sharing stories is a powerful way to connect with people in your team and why you are involved in the GetUp Action Network. To create a regular practice of sharing stories, ask someone to share their story at the start of every team meeting.

“By telling our personal stories of challenges we have faced, choices we have made and what we have learn from the outcomes, we can inspire others and share our own wisdom.” - Marshall Ganz

Some reflection prompts to get you started are:

You may want to include a question at the start or end of your events or meetings to encourage people sharing stories - asking if anyone would like to share a story about why they are part of the Network or something that they have recently connected with.