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I Can Be A Speaker, So Can You

June 13, 2017

I Can Be A Speaker, So Can You

A few thoughts on why I think everyone has the potential to be a speaker at a meetup or conference. This talk is meant to encourage to explore what the best way is for each individual person to find their way into the world of public speaking.


June 13, 2017

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