April 2017 News & Events
We have an exciting month ahead of us and we would love for you to join us at these upcoming events.
Storybuilding Workshop | Book Club | Photography Exhibit | SingularityU
Workshop: Storybuilding – Develop Your Talk
Thursday, April 27, 2017 | 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
This workshop, facilitated by Andrea Sampson and Nick Kindler seasoned TEDxToronto Speaker Coaches, will provide you with the basics of how to write and present short, powerful and engaging talks that will increase your presentations skills and give you the confidence to get up and deliver YOUR own talk!
Participants of this half day workshop will learn:
- The essentials of giving a powerful talk
- How to use story / metaphor / analogy as tools to create understanding and lasting impact
- A proven framework that can be used to develop any presentation
- Performance techniques that create connection with your audience
- Tips and tricks for remembering your talk with minimal use of visuals
This workshop is a MUST attend for anyone who is interested in speaking publically or who gives presentations on a regular basis. It will definitely change the way you approach writing and giving talks. Snacks, coffee, tea and water provided throughout the day.
Exponential Organizations by Salim Ismail
We have created our own Talk Boutique book club (#TalkBoutiqueReads) and encourage you to read along with us! During the month of April, we will be reading Exponential Organizations by Salim Ismail. At the end of the month, we will provide our own book review and hope that you will also provide your input. After all, we are all about starting conversations.
Photography Exhibit: Take Your Seat
Talk Boutique speaker, Randy VanDerStarren is bringing his photograph exhibit, Take Your Seat: Live the Life You Intended to Toronto throughout 2017.
- First Canadian Place | March 30 – May 5
- Roy Thomson Hall | June 10 & 11
In partnership with the Toronto Symphony
- Toronto City Hall | July 24 – July 30
Main floor rotunda
SingularityU Canada Summit
We are excited to announce that our own Nick Kindler & Andrea Sampson are partnering with Singularity University to help launch the SingularityU Canada Summit. Nick & Andrea will be acting as the Co-Directors of Programming for the conference.
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