“What I Believe  About Speakers and Conferences” – Thom Singer

  • I believe your event is important
  • I believe a speaker should bring energy to a conference
  • I believe that PowerPoint slides should not have hundreds of words
  • I believe a speaker should educate and inspire
  • I believe all speakers need to challenge and motivate their audiences
  • I believe that modern-day conferences need interaction between audience and speaker
  • I believe in engaging on social media with audiences before, during and after events
  • I believe all speakers should stick around after their presentation and talk to the audience
  • I believe your conference can be a unique and memorable experience
  • I believe the audience’s attention must be earned
  • I believe a presentation should not be boring
  • I believe all speakers need to stay on time
  • I believe in humor as a way to interact with an audience
  • I believe in being easy to work with for the event organizer
  • I believe presentations that combine actionable content with stories are more engaging
  • I believe speakers set the tone for the whole event
  • I believe live meetings can change the world
  • I believe that connections and networking are important to the success of a face-to-face event
  • I believe that when attendees have a good experience, they are more likely to come back
  • I believe finding the right speakers is paramount to the success of an event
  • I believe in helping my clients find other amazing speakers for next year
  • I believe we should work together to create an amazing culture for connection at your next conference