SPOTLIGHT WORKSHOPS: How To Turn Your Story Ideas Into a Profit


Spotlight Worshops


How To Turn Your
Story Ideas Into Profit

WHEN: Saturday, November 6 • 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (PST)
WHERE: A Zoom Conference Workshop
COST: Non-member: $45 • Member*: $35
INSTRUCTOR: Jennifer Dornbush, screenwriter, author, international speaker, and forensic specialist.

Find all the ways you can make your current ideas profitable!

Whether you’re feeling stuck and need some new tools to turn your career around or you’re looking for ways to take your big ideas to the next level, this workshop will cover how to increase your success as a storyteller and content creator. You’ll learn how to capitalize on your ideas, survive and thrive in this business, and create a platform that leads to financial success. You’ll also participate in a group brainstorming session, which will give you an opportunity to expand your idea and create actionable steps for your story, product, or platform!

Who should attend: Producers, writers, directors, and content creators of all types.

Requirements: Note-taking tools. Also, bring one idea you would be willing to share in a group brainstorming session.
By the end of this workshop, you’ll know:

  • How to become an idea factory who stays current & competitive;
  • How to create a personal plan and actionable steps for turning ideas into products;
  • How to hone long-term skills & tools for navigating the idea factory (aka Hollywood);
  • How to set tangible goals to go from idea to product to profit;
  • How to diversify your ideas into multiple products & even more profit; and
  • How to gain the attention of people who are looking for your idea.

Instructor: Jennifer Dornbush is a screenwriter, author, international speaker, and forensic specialist. Raised as the daughter of a medical examiner whose office was in their home, forensics is infused into her DNA. As a screenwriter she wrote the theatrically released film and novel, God Bless the Broken Road (2018), and has worked in TV developing and writing both original and adapted work. As an author, Jennifer penned the crime writer’s guide, Forensic Speak, and suspense thriller, Hole in the Woods. Her mystery series, The Coroner’s Daughter, was optioned by Lifetime TV and she is also penning the scripts. Additionally, Jennifer contributed to the upcoming Murder, Music & Mystery anthology (Blackstone, 2022). She is a sought-out teacher, speaker, and mentor. Connect with Jennifer on Instagram @JGDornbush or visit her website:

There is a limited number of spaces available, and they’re sure to be snatched up quickly, so register today! This workshop will be held via Zoom conference. Make sure you have downloaded the free app at After you register for the workshop, The Greenhouse will send the Zoom conference link to the email address you provide us approximately 24 hours before the event starts. If you have any questions about this workshop, email us at