Seminar: Social media in manufacturing in Helsinki on 15 February 2012

Seminar social media in manufacturing in Helsinki on 15 February 2012The seminar “Sosiaalinen media teollisuudessa: käytännön kokemuksia kilpailukyvyn parantamisesta” (Social media in manufacturing: practical experiences on how to improve competitiveness) was held in Helsinki on 15 February 2012.

Except for the keynote presentation given by Lee Bryant from Dachis Group, all the presentations were in Finnish. I was one of the speakers at the event (video in Finnish is available here), and I published a generalized version of my presentation in this blog post just before the event.

In this post, I will take a look at what the other speakers had to say. Continue reading

Book review: Stellar Presentations

Stellar Presentations by Shel IsraelShel Israel, the co-author of Naked Conversations and author of Twitterville, recently self-published his new book Stellar Presentations: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Giving Great Talks.

Unlike his previous books, this one is not about social media, but instead about speaking in public with a special focus on how startups should present their products at conferences. Continue reading