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Propose, Prepare, Present

How to become a successful, effective, and popular speaker at industry conferences

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Every year, tens of thousands of companies—from industry giants to aspiring upstarts—apply to speak at conferences. What does it take to be chosen to speak, and to rock the mic when given the chance? This book takes you behind-the-scenes of the conference process, showing you how to submit, plan, and deliver a talk that matters.


On Sep 3 Andy Lohn wrote: Book Review – "Propose, Prepare, Present" by Alistair Croll, O’Reilly Media, Inc.
I still hope to present someday at PASS, so my second book review for the O’Reilly Blogger Review Program is of: "Propose, Prepare, Present How to become a successful, effective, and popular speaker at industry conferences" by Alistair Croll, O’Reilly Media, Inc. Summary This book summarizes a fairly standard way… Full Review  >

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On Aug 7 Jose Betancur wrote: Could be more
It's a short book, its easy to read. Saying that, this books cover only 2 things: help your presentation to be selected by a conference organization and keep your presentation more attractive and effective. The 11 key points, are not easy to apply, and even the one that says that help to be a minority looks like there is no room for your presentation to stand up and shine. The other 10 ones are good. The second objective: improve your presentation. I think it could be presented in a more detail version, and this book doesn't give new tips, or a really good way to apply them. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar2.0

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