Tag Archives: Speaking

Not dying up here: 3 public speaking tips

Business Insider highlights the techniques Ramona Smith used to win the 2018 Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking competition. The interview includes her six-minute speech. Mark Abadi focuses us on three of her techniques: 1. Choosing a creative opening to… … Continue reading

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Upcoming events: Speaking On “Embedding” Panels and Book Signing at SLA Conference in Baltimore June 11th

If you are at the Special Libraries Association Conference in Baltimore next week, I will be speaking on the following panels sponsored by Lucidea: SLA Convention Location: SLA Conference (Baltimore Convention Center) June 11 – 13. Link: https://www.sla.org/attend/sla-2018-annual-conference-2/ Hot Topic … Continue reading

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Do You Need to Know You Are Speaking With a Robot?

You will probably have heard that Google has developed a system by which a machine can make phone calls to humans, notably to make reservations for hotels and restaurants (and what more human an activity is there?) – and the … Continue reading

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Getting comfortable: Tips for making public speaking easier

Entrepreneur reminds us of 5 big ideas for successful public speaking–from “seasoned experts.” Jayson DeMers identifies these big 5: 1.Talk about what you know you know. 2. Speak so slowly it feels strange. 3. Talk to the back of the… … Continue reading

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Speaking on Discovery of Cartel Behavior in Due Diligence and Beyond

La Diligence (comics) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) I’m looking forward to speaking on March 12 at Orrick’s Japan Library Seminar Series.  I will be giving a presentation entitled “Managing the Discovery of Evidence of Cartel Behavior in Due Diligence and Beyond.” … Continue reading

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