Posts Tagged ‘Speaker’

Qualities of a Great Speaker – Educational Value of Content

Icon Written by Alora on April 15, 2009 – 7:03 pm

As noted in my previous blog post on this topic, the first quality I believe is necessary in a great speaker is for them to be educational in some way. In my recent bout of conferences, I have seen speakers who fall all over the quality spectrum, but the ones that were truly good ensured […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

ProjectWorld Keynote: Ret. General Russel L. Honoré

Icon Written by Alora on November 26, 2008 – 7:02 pm

The other keynote I attended at ProjectWorld was General Russel L. Honoré, (Ret), Commander of JOINT TASK FORCE KATRINA. This was another one that didn’t hold a particular appeal beforehand, but proved very interesting – and for reasons that I never would have expected. Here are two video clips of his talk. His central point […]

Tags: , , , ,

ProjectWorld Keynote: Sunil Chandra from Google

Icon Written by Alora on November 26, 2008 – 6:30 pm

At ProjectWorld, one of the keynote speakers was Sunil Chandra, Director HR Technology & Operations at Google. Ironically this wasn’t one of the keynotes I was most interested in attending, but I’m glad I did. Aside from his very engaging speaking style, Sunil had an exceptional point to make. Sunil pointed out that, for the […]

Tags: , , , , ,