1800 N. Clybourn
Engaging Speakers Chicago May 2016
Friday, May 20, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
You’ll get to network with other speakers and speaker mentors, learn how Engaging Speakers can help you reach your business goals and hear two outstanding presenters:
Productivity: The Secret Sauce for Speakers
Who doesn’t need to squeeze more productive time out of their day? And have you ever noticed that when you have too much time, nothing gets done? Please join us for a lively session on how you can be more productive every day. This talk will give you actionable tips that you can use immediately.
We will cover:
• How to stay focused on your speaking opportunities
• How to find more time in your day
• How to prioritize and do the right things
• How to get going when your get-up-and-go got up and went
• How to manage overwhelm
Our speaker will be Catherine Morgan. Catherine is the founder of Point A to Point B Transitions Inc. (http://pointatopointbtransitions.com). She is a business consultant to consultants and a career transition coach, helping professionals stay focused and on track. An experienced independent consultant and former employee of three of the former Big Five consulting firms, Catherine combines business strategy development with accountability coaching. Catherine doesn’t take herself seriously, but takes her subject matter very seriously.
The Art of Evaluation & How It Can Improve Your Speaking Skills
• Understand why evaluation is an underused and forgotten part of the speaking process
• Learn how simple evaluation techniques can improve your speaking … and possibly your business
Bio – As a freelance facilitator, emcee, trainer, coach, and award winning Toastmaster Matthew has engaged and entertained audiences across the Midwest. Matthew’s speaking started back in high school with a local improv troupe and continued with studies in improv and storytelling at The Second City Theater. His time in Corporate America has infused a sense of professionalism while his dabbling in theater provides an influx of humor, emotion, and engagement. He truly believes all the world’s a stage and hopes you will enjoy the topic today.
Matthew’s professional background includes a mix of art and science with analysis of all things digital. He began his career at Discover Card assisting the management of multi-million dollar projects and eventually moved onto advertising where he helped major brands such as Whirlpool-Maytag, Philip-Morris, and Earth Hour execute digital campaigns. He currently is available to help with your next training, website, or content development project.