It’s like the old dream where you’re delivering a speech to a packed house – and suddenly realize that you’re standing there with your trousers around your ankles. You’ve planned the perfect company dinner – and the caterer got the date wrong. Your keynote speaker didn’t show up because his travel tickets were never confirmed. And the napkins at the tables don’t match the tableskirts. Are your guests going to think ‘Oh, their corporate event planners let them down? Of course not! When you plan a large scale corporate event, your company’s reputation is on the line. Why would you leave that in unskilled hands?

Included during his speech was a live demo of WordPress 2.7. Version 2.7 is expected to be released sometime during November of 2008 and currently has 13,000 blogs testing it.

“He also is involved with the next generation of the team, as he presents RTOC awards to local high school RTOC cadets, and assists with the Michigan Military Moms,” O’Reilly said.

In the case of the sales speakers that I had an opportunity to watch, he did a number of things very well. Chief among these were the compelling stories that he told – when he was doing this he was able to completely hold the audience’s attention.

Setting priorities is corporate keynote speaker the basis of everything that you need for your group to stay on task. When you have these straightened out and assigned to those that can complete them, the results are positive. Remind your group that when problems arise, this is not the time to start losing the focus. There may be confusion among many, but remind them of their exact tasks that they need to complete.

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There are so many ways to toot your own horn. The possibilities are simply endless. The key is to actually do it! Many say they understand the value of self-promotion but then don’t take that extra step to get started doing it. Each week take a moment to reflect back on the previous week as to what happened in your world. Was there something newsworthy? Should you be sharing your story? If it’s a good one, others will follow and listen.