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2005 Educational Workshop Proceedings - Burbank, CA

To implement his vision for increasing membership value NSA President Scott Friedman has tasked the Professional Development Council with publishing a virtual proceedings collection for the 2005 Winter Workshop.

Our thanks go out to our session presenters for helping us create this valuable learning resource!

Instructions 

Handouts Adobe Acrobat Format  or Slides  - Right click and choose Save-as.
Resources  - Click the sessions resource link to visit the presenter's resource center.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 5

10:00am - 10:45am
Concurrent Sessions

Behind the Scenes: There's More to Speaking Than Just Being on Stage
Connie Podesta, MS, CSP, Dallas, TX
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout

“Goldfinger:” Creating Solid Gold One-Sheets at Your Fingertips
Sheryl Roush, La Mesa, CA
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout

“Mission Impossible:” How to Turn an Impossible Voice Day Into a Positive Victory
Joni Wilson, San Diego, CA
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout

Eternal Sunshine of the Monitored Mind: See how the White House, Hollywood, and Madison Avenue Gather Feedback to Improve Their Messages—and how you can too
Rich Thau, New York, NY
No handouts provided.


Tech Track
Create Dynamic PowerPoint® Presentations for the Maximum Impact
David Gustafson, Upland, CA
No handouts provided.

Office Management Track
Dragnet to Columbo: Learning to Speak the Language of Others
Sarah Michel, Colorado Springs, CO
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout
  Slides
Resources

11:15am - Noon
Concurrent Sessions

Sold Out: How to Have Empty Product Boxes at Every Event
David Knox, CSP, Minneapolis, MN
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout One
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout Two   

Don’t Get Lost in Translation—Speaking Opportunities in Asia
R. Palan, PhD, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
No handouts provided.


“The Right Stuff:” How to get Speakers Bureaus to say, “Show Me Your Stuff”
John Azzaro, Ukiah, CA
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout One
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout Two


“A Star Is Born:” Staying Power Reinvention Lessons From Hollywood
Judy Jernudd, Beverly Hills, CA
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout


Tech Track
The Technology Behind the Business: Using Technology to Run Your Speaking Business
Ivy Meadors, Woodinville, WA
  Slides


Office Management Track
Botox for Your Business: Smooth Out Your Sales Lines and Enhance Your Image
Traci Capraro, Charlotte, NC and Michelle Joyce, Charlotte, NC
Handouts available to session attendees only.

 

3:00pm - 3:45pm
Concurrent Sessions

Outrageous Fortune: Earn More by Looking Inside the Box
Jim Feldman, CITE, MIP, CPT, Chicago, IL
Handouts available to session attendees only.


The Power of Focus: How to Hit Your Business, Personal and Financial Targets With Absolute Certainty
Mark Victor Hansen, CSP, Costa Mesa, CA and Jack Canfield, CSP, Santa Barbara, CA
No handouts provided.


A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Platform—25 Ways to Sharpen Your Platform Skills and Get Your Message Through
Juliet Funt, Beverly Hills, CA
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout

Tech Track
Technology Potpourri
Stuart Needel, Baltimore, MD
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout
  Slides
  Resources

Office Management Track
Taming the Time Bandits: Twenty Terrific Timesavers
Tracy Brown, Dallas, TX
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout
  Slides

4:15pm - 5:00pm
Concurrent Sessions

“E.T. Phone Home:” Putting E-Seminars, Tele-seminars and Webcasts to Work
Jean Houston Shore, CSP, CPA, MBA, Roswell, GA
No handouts provided.


Be in a League of Your Own—The Digital Demo: Getting Bookings Without Sending Traditional and Expensive Promo Packages and Outdated Video Demos
Bob Chesney, Irvine, CA
  Slides

How to Be Your Own Jerry Maguire: Promoting Your Seminars in the Public Market
Ron Marks, Scottsdale, AZ
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout

Lights, Camera, Action: Are You Ready for Today's Multicultural Audiences?
Linda Swindling, JD, CSP, Carrollton, TX; Ed Robinson, CSP, San Antonio, TX; and Gary Rifkin, Dallas, TX
Moderator: Lenora Billings Harris, CSP, Greensboro, NC
No handouts provided.


Tech Track
Internet Marketing Strategies
Kent Lewis, Portland, OR
No handouts provided.

Office Management Track
ACT!® Training—Take One!
Ivy Meadors, Woodinville, WA
No handouts provided.


SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 6

9:00am - 10:00am
Concurrent Sessions

Film at 11: News, Views and Reflections
Manny Medrano, JD, Washington DC
No handouts.

Do the Right Thing: How to Generate Thousands of Dollars in Free Publicity
Joan Stewart, Port Washington, WI
No handouts provided.

Tech Track
Understanding the Technology Aspects of Online Assessments and the Usage
Tony Alessandra, PhD, CSP, CPAE, Las Vegas, NV
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout
  Slides

Staff Closing Session
“Gone With The Wind:” How to Stay Positive and Focused in Uncertain Times
Sarita Maybin, MA, Oceanside, CA
Adobe Acrobat Format  Handout



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