Semester at Sea aka Institute for Shipboard Education is a great way for students to see the world. It is not really a cruise ship with regular speakers. SAS actually provides college credit with long term “teachers.” Most are qualified high level professors. The University of Virginia underwrites… Read the rest
I’ve scuba dived at beautiful Grand Cayman in the Caribbean Sea. It is without question the nicest island you will be to. Moat ships tender to the island where visitors can have a great full day. Besides laying on famous 7-mile beach and viewing its high end hotels, another fun thing I recommend is to rent… Read the rest
I’m now on Voyage 4305 from Singapore to Capetown. I carved out a niche topic – Nordic Walking. Yes, I’m an outdoor guy, so I put 4 talks together under a Fitness Genre. You can too. Just think about what your passion is and talk about it. It DOES not need to be your work. Rather people on vacation want to hear… Read the rest
Not everyone is comfortable with innovation.
I once visited DoGaddy HQ outside of Phoenix.
The company is famous (notorious?) for ALWAYS making changes to their interface.
I asked them, “Are you guys every going to stop moving stuff around?”
Very loud laughter was the response.
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Today we talk dollars and cents. You REALLY want to be a professional speaker? You won’t get paid a nickle to be a featured speaker on a cruise ship like Celebrity, but you’ll get a FREE cruise for two. That can be worth thousands. I advise that you should use these gigs to hone your skills.
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