October 16th, 2014
I would imagine most readers of this are familiar with the TED talk website â€“ where the worldâ€™s thought leaders share insights in short talks. The operative word â€“ short! The most outstanding people are allowed a maximum of 18 minutes, most get 12, some get only between 5 and 8 minutes to share their idea, convince you of something or just plain stimulate some new thinking. Having read a book recently, Talk like Ted by Carmine Gallo, on what makes outstanding talks, there were some insights I had about how people coach and manage.