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Special Salon with Stanford GSB Lecturer Matt Abrahams: "Think Fast, Talk Smart"

Event Details

Date/Time:
Tue, November 28, 2017
06:30PM - 09:00PM
Venue:
Stanford in Washington
Location:
2661 Connecticut Avenue, NW Washington DC 20008
Map address
Registration Period:
11/06/2017-11/28/2017
Price:
$25 (includes dinner)
Contact:
GSB Alumni Relations
650-723-4046

Communication is critical to success in business and life. Join us for a special Stanford GSB Salon in DC featuring GSB Lecturer in Organizational Behavior, Matt Abrahams ’91, who will share powerful communication techniques for spontaneous speaking in any setting.

With over 10.4 million views, Abrahams’ talk on this subject is the most popular video on the Stanford GSB YouTube channel and has received over three times as many views as the next most popular video. Abrahams teaches courses on strategic and visual communication at the GSB. Read more on his work here: https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/insights/be-better-spontaneous-speaking

Whether you are concerned about an upcoming interview, about being asked to share your thoughts during a meeting, or about providing critical feedback in the moment, join us to learn and practice techniques that will help you speak spontaneously with greater confidence and clarity regardless of content and context.

Learn more about Matt Abrahams on his faculty page: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/faculty-research/faculty/matt-forrest-abrahams

Format

6:30 – 7:00 pm: Informal networking (dinner will be served)
7:00 – 8:15 pm: Talk by Matt Abrahams followed by Q&A
8:15 – 9:00 pm: Informal networking

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