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Seattle Ignite #12: the recap

By Berkun | December 8, 2010

Last night was the 12th Seattle Ignite and they celebrated their 4 year anniversary. How awesome. I had the honor of speaking at the first Ignite in 2006, and it’s amazing how far this thing has come (Photo credit: Eugene Hsu). When it started it was a crazy format that few understood (20 slides per…

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What I learned at Seattle Ignite 6

By Berkun | April 30, 2009

The cool thing about Ignite Seattle, beyond the crazy fun format (5 mins, 20 slides, 15 seconds a slide), is how positive and supportive the vibe is.  Everyone talks about cool things they’ve seen and heard, and there’s a buzz of learning and doing that’s superior to most conferences.  It’s geekish, for sure, but it…

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(Seattle) Presentation Camp – Tommorow!

By Berkun | April 3, 2009

Last call for presentation camp – a brand new unconference event for people interested in pitching, presenting and public speaking. Presentation Camp At UW communications building (map) Saturday April 4th 2009, 9am-4:30pm (Full schedule here) It’s $15 if you register by noon today, $20 later today or at the door. I’ll be doing a keynote…

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(Seattle) Presentation camp schedule up!

By Berkun | March 25, 2009

Saturday April 4th Kathy Gill and I are running the first ever Seattle presentation camp, an unconference for people interested in all forms of public speaking, presenting, and pitching ideas. We’ve posted the core  schedule with some of the sessions that we know will take place, as well as plenty of slots for unconference style…

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