How to use a microphone

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Tomorrow I'll be spending the day providing mini-coaching sessions to the soon-to-be graduates of Women's Economic Ventures ' Self-Employment Training program. It's probably a good idea to use a microphone if there are more than 30-40 people in a room, but it depends on the venue.

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Find some interesting facts about the city, the venue, the organization and pass those along. Follow up with a tweet or two about what you learned from the conference and how much you enjoyed yourself, the city, the venue, the people you met, the hotel, etc.

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Be empowering - My goal with building events is to put the right people together in a room. krissy knox :) visit me on twitter [link] Stephen Collins I think the boom in conferences in recent years has largely been thanks to pre-crisis economic wellbeing.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 13, 2013: Forbes: Charter School Gravy Train Runs Express To Fat City (using “other people’s money”)

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These factions are rarely in the same room together, and even more rarely agree on public-education fixes. The Race to the Top is the Obama administration''s signature education-improvement tool, funded originally with $4 billion in economic-stimulus money provided by Congress in 2009. No venue announced yet To consider charter and cyber special education funding Diane Ravitch will be speaking in Philly at the Main Branch of the Philadelphia Free Library on September 17 at 7:30 pm.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 11, 2013: Teaching? Piece of cake. Everybody knows you can pick that up in just five weeks….

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And it grew again last year, according to an analysis of Internal Revenue Service figures dating to 1913 by economists at the University of California , Berkeley , the Paris School of Economics and Oxford University. Crystal Tea Room, Wanamaker Building 100 Penn Square East , Philadelphia Details and registration: [link] PA Special Education Funding Formula Commission Upcoming Meeting Has Been Rescheduled to Sept 26 th in Reading Was originally scheduled for September 19.

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