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Spotlight On: Taking Thought Leadership to a New Stage

Posted on March 6, 2019 by Derek Delano

Topics: Thought Leadership, Speaking Programs

Anyone who’s seen a TED Talk can speak to the impact of a well delivered address. Who doesn’t dream of delivering that perfect, quotable, YouTube record-setting talk that positions you leading the charge into the future? While most will never have ...

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CEO Editorial Opportunities: How to Get Your CEO Center Stage

Posted on November 2, 2016 by Celena Fine

Topics: Thought Leadership, Speaking Programs, Media and Presentation Training

In the modern era of startups and serial entrepreneurs, the role of CEO has taken on a bit of a rockstar quality. For instance, Elon Musk, Tim Cook, and Richard Branson are as much household names as their corporate counterparts, Tesla, Apple, and ...

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The Secret to Award-Winning Corporate Speaking Programs: Start Smart and Finish Strong

Posted on August 24, 2016 by Marian Hughes

Topics: Thought Leadership, Messaging and Positioning, Speaking Programs

A strategic speaking program can be an effective way to build awareness for a company, its products and services, and the vision of its leadership team. But with an overwhelming number of conferences all vying for the same audiences, cutting through ...

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Speeches that Make the Grade: Elements of an Effective Speech

Posted on June 10, 2016 by Sue Parente

Topics: Messaging and Positioning, Speaking Programs

This most recent college graduation season, chock full of high-profile commencement speakers, gives us a fresh opportunity to look at what makes a memorable and effective speech.

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Pick Me! How to Secure a Speaking Spot at SXSW Interactive

Posted on May 2, 2015 by Marian Hughes

Topics: Social Media, Events, Speaking Programs

Image Credit: SXSW PanelPicker; http://panelpicker.sxsw.com/ According to SXSW, there were more than 3,000 speaking proposals submitted for the 600+ Interactive sessions that took place at the March 2015 conference. How do you make your brand stand ...

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FinovateFall 2014: A Two-Day Feast for the FinTech Glutton

Posted on October 1, 2014 by Sue Parente

Topics: Events, Speaking Programs

It's difficult not to like the Finovate conference format, which serves up savory, bite-sized demos of financial technology innovations in rapid succession. One can imagine if Henry VIII of England were to put on a fintech conference, this is just ...

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