Hayley Foster, Short Talk Expert®
Crafting Your Short Talk for Big Impact
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Silver Spring Civic Center
1 Veterans Pl.
Silver Spring, MD 20910
8:30am – 12:00pm
Do you long to be on stage with those big red TEDx letters behind you? Do you know you need a kick-ass short talk, and have no idea how to create one that is riveting and gets you bookings in under 20 minutes?
You are in luck! Hayley Foster, Short Talk Expert®, is bringing Crafting Your Short Talk for Big Impact to our chapter on Saturday, October 12th.
Celebrating ten years as a founding TEDx organizer, content curator and speaker coach, Hayley will share techniques used with hundreds of stand-out speakers for TEDx and other high-stakes events worldwide. She provides a peek behind the curtain at what these events look for in applicants.
This interactive experience will empower you to find your unique, compelling message. And, if you are brave, you may even get a chance for on-the-spot feedback to make YOUR idea exceptional.
Whether you are an emerging speaker or have decades of experience, by attending this session, you will realize benefits that pay dividends deep into your business.
Participants will receive:
• Tools and enthusiasm to begin work on a TEDx or Short Talk immediately
• Insider information on how to get picked for a TEDx
• BONUS access to “Members Only” Special Supplemental Materials
About Hayley Foster
Hayley Foster, the Short Talk Expert™, has coached hundreds of TEDx presenters – CEOs, novices, educators, artists and astronauts – and over a hundred talks by speaking professionals. Her experience as one of the original TEDx organizers yielded a proprietary process for crafting original, compelling core messages that matter. Many of her distinguished clients agree, crafting and delivering a TEDx talk was the single best contribution to their professional development in years.
Interest in TED-style talks has permeated meetings and conferences everywhere, and with that, Hayley’s practice has broadened from TEDx speakers and speaking professionals to include anyone from any field with a good idea to present in a short or TED-style talk. If you want to use speaking to build your platform and gain visibility, you must be prepared to adapt to and embrace these changes.
An NSA member since 2002, Hayley provides keynotes and trainings on the Art of the Short Talk, as well as coaching services to individual speakers and events as a whole. Hayley was the designated Speaker Coach for six TEDxNASA events, and has had three talks rise to TED.com. NSA member Bruce Turkel's was selected as a TEDx Editor Pick of the Week in April 2014. Expert on Distinction Scott McKain says Hayley's popular Minibuk, Donʼt Tank Your TED Talk: 12 Mistakes Professional Speakers Make "should be used as a guide, for all speakers, for all talks."
October Chapter Meeting Book Salon Partner
Join us for a book signing and photos with Sharon Weinstein, CSP. www.sharonmweinstein.com
Click the book cover to learn more.
Thank you to our October Foto Friend