Spring Clean Your Presentations!

March 19, 2014
9:00 AM CDT to 1:00 PM CDT
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Petroleum Club
777 Main St. #3900
Fort Worth, TX 76102
http://www.fwpetrolemclub.com
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About the speaker

 Libby Spears
 

Libby Spears: Speaker, Educator, Rule Breaker. 

Holding an audience’s attention for more than five minutes is this frenetic, technology driven culture is a challenge for any speaker. Libby's ability to not only hold her audience's attention but captivate them, inspire them & challenge them to be their best is unmatched. She operates from the question "What's YOUR Plan BE?" This question is the foundation for all her popular topics and works from the belief that to BE remarkable you must be ready to try new things, challenge yourself and not be paralyzed by fear, anxiety and doubt.

A former debate nerd, college professor and life long student, Libby defies the stereotypes of those in her field. Her storytelling ability and natural humor make all her presentations feel like something more than a classroom experience. If you ask her her philosophy she will tell you “I am a teacher not a preacher”. And she understands how people learn--by engaging them! Her consulting adventure, Bravo CC provides all her clients with the tools they need to be game changers in every aspect of their communication

Agenda

 

Workshop approved by AIA for 2 Continuing Education LU hours

9:00 am Breakfast and Networking
9:30 am

Session I - Death by Presentation

Let’s face it. 99% of the presentations we hear are BAD. Learn FIVE reasons they are SO bad and FIVE easy fixes for your future presentations.

11:00 am

Lunch Break

11:30 am

Session II - Power Point Is A Back Up Dancer

You are Tina Turner and your Power Point is the back up dancer. Working from this philosophy of a great presentation we put Power Point back in its place: to make you look good. Learn the elements of slide design to create a presentation experience where your Power Point is there to make YOU look good.

Registration includes a copy of Libby's Book: "What's YOUR Plan BE?"

4 or more registrations from the same firm receive $10.00 off each registration.

E-mail Krystal Rawls to receive this special discount.


 

When you attend this event...and other events in 2013 - 2014

Your name will be entered into a drawing for a registration to the 2014 SMPS National Conference!

We will collect names throughout the year at all our events, so the more you attend the better your chances are to win.

The drawing will be held in the spring.

Walk-ins are welcome (limited number); however, a $5 administration fee will apply. Credit card, cash or check will be accepted at the door.

Cancellations are fully refundable with 48 hours or greater notice. Once registration closes, you will be responsible for the full cost of the event, even if you cannot attend.

To cancel your registration and receive a refund, please contact Cindy Sears-Clemmons

Tickets

$95.00 SMPS Fort Worth - Member

$95.00 SMPS Dallas Member

$95.00 SMPS Member - Other Chapters

$125.00 Non-Member

$0.00 SMPS Fort Worth - Platinum Sponsor

$0.00 SMPS Fort Worth - Gold Sponsor

$0.00 SMPS Fort Worth - Silver Sponsor

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http://www.texoassociation.org/

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http://www.lamadeleine.com/locations/

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http://www.fwcac.com/

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Volunteer Your Time and Experience

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TBD

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