How #MeToo and #TimesUp impact IT hiring

How #MeToo and #TimesUp impact IT hiring

  Susan Fowler’s blog post about her “very strange year at Uber” went public over a year ago, on February 19, 2017. Since then, we’ve seen a tidal wave of other women speaking out about sexism in almost every industry you can think of. While naysayers claim that...
As worldwide PC shipments decline, HP takes top spot again

As worldwide PC shipments decline, HP takes top spot again

Lower Shipments in Asia/Pacific and the U.S. Drag Down Global Results Worldwide PC shipments totaled 61.7 million units in the first quarter of 2018, a 1.4 percent decline from the first quarter of 2017, according to preliminary results by Gartner, Inc. The PC market...
Worldwide Public Cloud Revenue to Grow 21.4 Percent in 2018

Worldwide Public Cloud Revenue to Grow 21.4 Percent in 2018

Hyperscale Cloud Providers to Increase Market Dominance The worldwide public cloud services market is projected to grow 21.4 percent in 2018 to total $186.4 billion, up from $153.5 billion in 2017, according to Gartner, Inc. The fastest-growing segment of the market...
5 Things Every Presenter Needs To Know About People

5 Things Every Presenter Needs To Know About People

Great presenters know the psychology of their audience. Dr. Susan Weinschenk shares 5 of her favorite things every presenter should know, based on her latest book, “100 Things Every Presenter Needs To Know About People”.

If you want to persuade and motivate people during your presentations, then you have to understand the psychology of how people learn and pay attention. The book “100 Things Every Presenter Needs To Know About People” has, of course, 100 things, and this video has 5 of Dr. Weinschenk’s favorites.

We’ve all been to presentations that were very boring, and we’ve probably also been to a few that were great. What makes a presentation great and another boring? What makes one presenter a joy to listen to and another a dud?

Check out these favorite 5 reasons in this video.

I you are interested in the book, you can learn more about it at Dr. Weinschenk’s website: http://www.theteamw.com/#books