12 ways to diversify conferences with @NoWomenSpeakers

The Eloquent Woman

Emphasize women''s attendance and speaker participation levels: More conferences, hearing the Twitter drumbeat of disatisfied attendees, are starting to publicize the percentage or number of women speaking at their sessions. You can''t set the quota and forget it, however--this only works in concert with other efforts, and many conference have found it difficult to meet their own quotas.

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Top 20 Seminar Scams and How to Avoid Them

Great Public Speaking

The Grateful Dead arguably one of the most successful bands in history allowed people to record their entire concert and even made it easy for them to do so. Many try to spam the Internet with false positive information about themselves to bury the bad stuff. That’s in part how they’re financed by the promoter who gets a percentage of what the speaker sells.

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