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Adding Creativity & Comedy to Your Presentations (GoldJam) - Shared screen with speaker view
csheehan
02:30
hello ladies!
Tech Ladies Presenter
05:00
Hi everyone! Welcome. Look forward to starting in a few moments!
Carolyn Wakulchik
07:12
yes
Carolyn Wakulchik
08:13
Hi team! Carolyn here.
Carolyn Wakulchik
08:22
Hi!!!
Carolyn Wakulchik
09:01
Welcome everyone ! No worries - bi-coastal ladies :)
sonja
09:04
So glad to see you’re human. ;)
Robin Knauerhase
09:58
I no longer have audio? Just me?
Carolyn Wakulchik
10:06
I can hear!
Tech Ladies Presenter
11:00
Robin, can you not hear us?
Tech Ladies Presenter
11:05
It’s probably in your computer settings.
v
11:39
nyc
Julia Itani
11:40
DC
Joan Bambrick
11:41
jersey city, nj!
rshantz
11:43
Atlanta
Suzanne
11:43
denver
sonja
11:44
DC
Michele Cynowicz
11:45
Tampa, FL
Carolyn Wakulchik
11:46
In SF!
JazzHR Marketing
11:46
Pittsburgh!
jill
11:47
Boston
Denise
11:50
Orlando but currently in the Bay Area, CA
Nikki Knox
11:51
SF
csheehan
11:51
Floridaaaaaaa
Carolyn Wakulchik
12:07
ha - love it!
micro
12:19
east bay
Carolyn Wakulchik
12:44
Sounds good - 1 min!
Nikki Knox
12:52
no
Carolyn Wakulchik
12:54
Nope - just one
rshantz
12:54
I can see whoever is talking
Denise
12:58
it flips back and forth
Joan Bambrick
13:00
yes! and the agenda.
sonja
13:04
I can see you as you’re speaking, yeah
julietaannerino
19:01
Just want to put out my question/situation so you can help me to approach my challenge.
micro
19:26
career transition!
Carolyn Wakulchik
19:33
Moving to a new city for a new job!
rshantz
19:35
Asked to switch teams in my company into a totally new role
Julia Itani
19:38
i taught a 1.5 hr course without any bullet points
Joan Bambrick
19:43
about to speak at a conference next week! gulp
csheehan
19:46
Introvert now presenting for a living :P
julietaannerino
19:52
My platform is www.ReputationCheck.io for anonymous reporting of sexual harassment. How to keep this light and pleasant enough in front of an audience?
julietaannerino
20:09
Thank you!
Nicole Boettcher
20:13
I need to do a lot of work internally to get consensus
Joan Bambrick
20:44
a side business making dachshund pins while working a full time job. won’t make much money but why not.
julietaannerino
20:50
Spoke in front of a conference for 2 mins about my platform.
sonja
20:51
stood my ground on an issue just this morning, was unpopular but totally worth it.
Natalie
20:55
Starting a UX team
Kathleen
20:57
What’s the question? The video/audio tends to drop out in this feed...
rajni
21:04
Said yes to speak at a marketing event even though I have no formal marketing exp just industry experience
Tech Ladies Presenter
21:22
What are personal or professional risks that you’ve taken recently?
julietaannerino
21:23
Flew to Boston to meet with VC’s.
Kathleen
21:27
I’m presenting a series of workshops on web accessibility best practices
Michele Cynowicz
21:37
submitted my first conference speaker proposal and not really *ready* to present
Natalie
21:42
Posting in this chat
SGPR
21:50
Requested an internal team change
Ellen Cornelius
21:51
Doing a 5 minute lightning talk on a technical topic I knew nothing about last week
Regina Jaslow
22:01
Spoke in front over 200+ business leaders
Sam Kelly
22:31
Account manager for a digital marketing agency
Christine Kahn
22:32
I connect the dots when parts of the org don’t want to communicate
Joan Bambrick
22:34
create databases for the art world
Michele Cynowicz
22:35
I am a Front-End Engineer
csheehan
22:37
Business Analyst for a Construction management company
Julia Itani
22:38
I’m a UX Designer
rshantz
22:41
I’m an IT Recruiter
Kathleen
22:43
I’m an inclusive-design-focused accessibility engineer
Natalie
22:43
I am a user experience designer.
SGPR
22:46
I work at a PR agency representing clients in tech & health!
Ellen Cornelius
22:46
I am a backend software developer at a coding bootcamp
julietaannerino
22:50
I create/edit content for blockchain projects worldwide.
Bianca Soliz
22:54
I build software to improve the workflows of CRE professionals.
csheehan
23:04
Christy :)
Carolyn Wakulchik
23:08
Product manager for education products
sonja
23:09
I’m a big picture problem-solver, currently working as a frontend engineer.
csheehan
23:10
HIII!
Regina Jaslow
23:21
I grow revenues for a healthcare tech startup
v
24:03
I founded a startup that uses robots to make fashion sustainable
csheehan
24:30
I help people manage large scale projects by understanding their problems, catering the software to them, and teaching them how to use it for their benefit :)
csheehan
24:47
aghhhhh
julietaannerino
25:29
Christy sounds awesome to me!
csheehan
26:50
Sometimes there are issues in finance, project managing and communication within a company. My position helps alleviate those probelms with our technology ! I will even fly out to you, learn these issues then teach you how to use our technology. That was hard
csheehan
26:54
thank you Julie !
csheehan
26:59
U too obv
julietaannerino
27:41
Bravo!
Michele Cynowicz
27:43
:clap:
Carolyn Wakulchik
27:44
applause!!!
rshantz
27:45
That was awesome!
Ellen Cornelius
28:46
Hey Christy, my name is Ellen and I’m a software developer student. I’m participating in a hackathon and my app is to get more students into construction trade schools and in turn help construction companies hire. Would you be open to a conversation or some email questions about what you do? My email is ecorneli@iwu.edu if you don’t want to put your email in the chat. Also great job with the job descriptions!!!
Tech Ladies Presenter
29:11
My office is a circus
Tech Ladies Presenter
29:16
My office is a playground
v
29:22
my office is santa’s workshop
Tech Ladies Presenter
29:26
My office is a _______
Natalie
29:28
My office is a rolling table
Kathleen
29:28
My office is a library
Ellen Cornelius
29:32
my office is a basement
SGPR
29:38
My office is an imagination factory
sonja
29:39
My office is a freezer
rajni
29:48
My office is a zoo
julietaannerino
29:48
My office is a cat haven Turkish harem.
v
30:04
totally
Joan Bambrick
30:17
my office is a vampire
Michele Cynowicz
30:23
My office is a jenga tower
julietaannerino
30:31
No lie. My cat Marcello is watching you ladies now too.
Tech Ladies Presenter
30:50
My product is a ________
sonja
31:15
my product is a shield
julietaannerino
31:22
My product is the elegant explanation of what YOUR company is doing.
SGPR
31:22
My product is a news story
rajni
31:25
My product is a fairy wand
rshantz
31:25
my product is a chaotic warzone
Natalie
31:27
My product is a strong, slow moving elephant - who is easily frightened by cheetahs
Regina Jaslow
31:31
My product is a rocket launcher
julietaannerino
31:36
That’s OK:)
Kathleen
31:45
My product is a rocket booster
Julia Richert
31:58
My product is tangled headphone cords.
Michele Cynowicz
32:11
My product is the alternator of an SUV
julietaannerino
32:13
My product is the protector of the innocent to share important truths.
Julia Itani
32:13
my product is a honey pot
Denise
32:56
Kevin Bacon - the 6 degrees of separation thing people talk about.
julietaannerino
33:02
for ReputaiotnCheck since it’s reporting sexual abuse, it could be any celeb who has come out, like Salma Hayek
Regina Jaslow
33:03
My company would be Oprah. Whatever she touches turns to gold.
Michele Cynowicz
33:11
btw if someone is only sending their chat message to the panelists, the ret of us cannot see it
rajni
33:21
Too many of us thought of MS :D
JazzHR Marketing
33:24
Chris rattan, because it was awesome a while ago but now it’s sort of a joke but there is still awesomeness deep down!
Julia Richert
33:26
My company would be Ted Danson. Everyone knows your name. And some beer.
micro
33:45
julieta: i think your company is rose mcgowan mixed with amal alamuddin!
Randi Brookes
34:04
Beyonce - badass career women and mom
Kathleen
34:30
Don’t Tread on Meeeeeeee
Julia Richert
34:31
Help!
julietaannerino
34:35
“I will survive"
Regina Jaslow
34:50
Lean on Me
SGPR
34:57
Build Me Up Buttercup
Julia Richert
35:02
the Beatles - I’m old and so are my references ;)
Natalie
35:03
Highway to Hell
Tech Ladies Presenter
35:42
Sponge
Tech Ladies Presenter
35:46
Alternative Use:
Tech Ladies Presenter
35:51
Earring holder
rajni
35:52
Pain brush
SGPR
35:53
Beauty blender
JazzHR Marketing
36:00
Dog hair remover
Ellen Cornelius
36:02
Fill my flower pots so i don’t have to use an much dirt!
SGPR
36:03
Plant watering thing
julietaannerino
36:04
cushion for cat stairs
Natalie
36:11
Insulation
julietaannerino
36:13
Hah!
Kathleen
36:22
…to cool your head during long hot runs!
julietaannerino
36:23
Awwww...
Bianca Soliz
36:24
shoe insoles
Emy
36:24
room humidifier when soaked in large amounts
Tech Ladies Presenter
36:25
Hamster’s pillow
Regina Jaslow
36:30
stress ball
SGPR
36:39
Wrist rest for computer keyboard
Tech Ladies Presenter
36:42
Shoe
Nicole Jackson
36:44
hamster bed
SGPR
36:46
Open wine bottle
sonja
36:47
Flower pot
Michele Cynowicz
36:47
planter
Denise
36:47
fly swatter
Natalie
36:49
Weapon
julietaannerino
36:50
planter to hold a flower
Regina Jaslow
36:52
Currently used as cat pillow
Natalie
36:58
Door stop
Robin Knauerhase
37:00
political statement for George W\
rajni
37:02
Wine opener
SGPR
37:02
Box opener (if heels)
julietaannerino
37:07
Hah1
sonja
37:07
Cat toy container
Emy
37:13
door prop
Denise
37:20
book ends
Michele Cynowicz
37:22
weapon
Jeannette Lavoie
37:25
Bug killer
julietaannerino
37:27
smart!
Natalie
37:33
Lamp
rajni
37:40
Put the wine bottle inside the shoe, and tap it against the wall. It does work!! No opener needed
Nicole Boettcher
37:43
So sorry i have to leave - I will catch the 2nd half in the recording later
Kathleen
38:39
My product is learning materials
julietaannerino
38:39
sexual reporting anonymously could also report good behavior
SGPR
38:41
Public relations consulting is our product
v
38:43
socks
v
39:03
custom socks made with 3d knitting robots
julietaannerino
39:10
I meant reporting sexual harassment - sorry. That was confusing, i’m sure
Michele Cynowicz
39:17
my product is a web application for digital journalists to publish with
julietaannerino
39:19
Thanks you!@
SGPR
39:28
Gold club heads
Kathleen
39:30
mittens
julietaannerino
39:36
could make fingerless gloves too1
Bianca Soliz
39:40
wine bottle cover
Nicole Jackson
39:42
Animal rescue specific marketing training
Kathleen
39:44
Arm warmers
Joan Bambrick
39:44
cat sweater
Regina Jaslow
39:53
my product is a workflow automation software for pharmacies
Jeannette Lavoie
39:53
My product is Advanced Scanning Software
JazzHR Marketing
39:58
hiring software?
Kathleen
40:02
soda coozie
julietaannerino
40:04
head band
JazzHR Marketing
40:10
My product is dry :|
Kathleen
40:13
Grocery bag
JazzHR Marketing
40:17
like boring
SGPR
40:28
What about a speaker?
Natalie
40:32
My product is enterprise logistics software
SGPR
40:55
Speaker — what else could this be?
micro
40:57
knit small and with cool materials and you can make blood vessels, cable coverings, protective suits when we start travelling through worm holes!
Felicia
42:20
What if it’s service-oriented? Freelance Interaction Designer.
Kathleen
43:41
^that indeed
julietaannerino
43:56
Hey, I did that in my presentation for ReputaitonCHeck!
julietaannerino
44:49
It was citing the case of Larry Nassar whose bad behavior went on for several years, then Harvey weinstein for over 20 years and finally with Bill Cosby that went on for over 50 years.
julietaannerino
45:02
I know.ll.
micro
46:52
i came, i saw, i conquered --> jeez that escalated quickly
Julia Richert
47:07
There’s nothing like the smell of hot garbage
julietaannerino
47:10
you can smell when the seasons change
SGPR
47:11
And you can get a hotdog at anytime of the day
Nicole Jackson
47:11
free pet pigeons
Joan Bambrick
47:14
we have rats that eat entire pizza slices!
julietaannerino
47:42
pet pigeons is funy?
julietaannerino
47:45
!
SGPR
47:54
What are the 3 words again? 1) Build 2) ? 3) Break
v
48:06
2) establish it
Tech Ladies Presenter
48:10
Establish, Build, Break.
julietaannerino
48:36
I get to envy a girl with better hair than mine
Regina Jaslow
48:37
you get to take a nap
Michele Cynowicz
48:39
and I can skip important work
Bianca Soliz
48:56
I realize how uncreative I am. lol
julietaannerino
49:03
I envy you both! Juliet please
julietaannerino
49:48
btw, this is super fun!
Natalie
49:55
I get to watch you almost drink your coffee (just take a drink!)
rajni
49:57
You get to procrastinate on things on the to-do list
rachel
50:13
Effective Meetings, Great Conversations, Free Kites.
Denise
50:16
I have an excuse to ignore my moms never ending questions (I’m visiting home this week)
rachel
50:41
Effective Meetings, Great Conversations, Corporal Punishment.
Ellen Cornelius
51:04
oooo can we do the hire question? curious to see what people would say!!
rshantz
51:11
Sassy gets me in trouble sometimes :( Silly HR background
Tech Ladies Presenter
51:34
You should hire me because I’m proactive, I am experienced, and _______
SGPR
51:45
Proactive, experienced and punny.
v
51:51
i always say things in 3s
Jeannette Lavoie
51:59
I'm resourceful, a quick learner, and making fun of me increases team moral
julietaannerino
52:06
1. you will protect your emplyees
Michele Cynowicz
52:07
Proactive, experienced and I bring cupcakes!
rachel
52:14
Experienced, Effective, British.
julietaannerino
52:17
2. You will protect the good name of your company
rachel
52:24
lol
julietaannerino
52:30
3. You will…how do I do this?
julietaannerino
52:39
It’s so serious!
Emma Siemasko
53:31
Lol to “how to break up via text"
Tech Ladies Presenter
54:22
Rule of threes
Tech Ladies Presenter
54:29
Ask real questions (rather than rhetorical)
Tech Ladies Presenter
54:56
Tell a story
Tech Ladies Presenter
55:11
Thematically relevant prop (Bill Gates!)
julietaannerino
55:18
That’s awful!
Tech Ladies Presenter
55:19
mosquitos
rachel
55:23
NOOOOOOOOOOOO!
rachel
55:45
(bug phobia)!)
rshantz
55:48
Ah I was going to say meme and gifs!
Tech Ladies Presenter
55:49
Gifs, memes, embarrassing insta photo (no stock photos)
Jeannette Lavoie
55:56
Jamie Oliver in his Ted Talk dumped a wheel barrel of sugar on stage.
Tech Ladies Presenter
56:13
thumb war
julietaannerino
56:31
This could be good for me…I need to help men understand why they might NOT want to report an incident publicly. But how to demonstrate this in a talk..?
Tech Ladies Presenter
56:34
Demo
Tech Ladies Presenter
56:41
Symbolic gesture
julietaannerino
56:59
Yes, anonymously
micro
57:03
that women dont want to go public
julietaannerino
57:18
I’d settle for effective
julietaannerino
57:27
Nice…keep going
julietaannerino
57:35
82
julietaannerino
57:40
%
Tech Ladies Presenter
57:51
Seating arrangement to demonstrate statstics
julietaannerino
57:52
HTat's good!
julietaannerino
57:55
THat
Tech Ladies Presenter
57:56
*statistics
Bianca Soliz
58:14
ask the crowd a question and see who raises their hand
rachel
58:40
Juliet - additional thought - maybe you could use Playback Theater for that. (google that and feel free to ping me to discuss info@agileimprov.com)
micro
59:07
what if the question is "raise your hand if you've ever sexually harassed someone"?
micro
59:32
and then when no one does: "FALSE! LOLZ"
Tech Ladies Presenter
59:33
Refrain
Tech Ladies Presenter
59:36
Call and response
Tech Ladies Presenter
59:48
Poll
Tech Ladies Presenter
59:52
Game with Prizes
Ali Michel
59:53
Start your presentation by reporting a (fictitious) incident that happened to yourself. Ask people how they feel about you. Then say that it was made up. ?
rshantz
01:00:07
You could compare something else that is 82% - like, 82% of people have blonde hair or something, and just show that.
julietaannerino
01:00:23
you girls are awesome!
Randi Brookes
01:00:24
What about when you pitch to just a couple people in a room
Tech Ladies Presenter
01:00:35
SFX
Tech Ladies Presenter
01:00:39
Music
Tech Ladies Presenter
01:00:44
underscoring
SGPR
01:00:44
Take the temperature of the room thumbs up if you understand thumbs down if you’d like me to explain further
rachel
01:01:11
Each person shares a short story (snippet) on topic prompt (good when it’s just a few people)
Tech Ladies Presenter
01:03:58
Physical atmosphere
v
01:04:24
any advice on how to incorporate creativity in a 30-60 sec pitch (outside of creative/alternative ways to explain the business)?
Robin Knauerhase
01:04:46
HIGHLY recommend Sleep No More (unsolicited plug)
micro
01:06:29
can you show the agenda again please?
micro
01:07:18
so product punch was the emphasis on key words?
v
01:07:18
advice on joke structure? any tips like the rule of 3s to help structure jokes?
Ellen Cornelius
01:07:31
How much would you say being good at improve is important in presentations? I’m pretty good at delivery when it’s a presentation I’ve practiced over and over, but feel like I stink at coming up with stuff on the fly.
julietaannerino
01:07:48
Any way I could use a joke with my serious topic of sexual harassment or no?
julietaannerino
01:09:11
Ok, food for thought :)
rachel
01:09:15
Hope it’s okay to mention (just because it came up) - I teach improv for business in the Bay area (www.agileimprov.com)
julietaannerino
01:09:33
I’m in LA.
julietaannerino
01:09:39
Yay!
julietaannerino
01:09:48
Tahnk you!
Bianca Soliz
01:09:54
Thanks so much!
julietaannerino
01:10:07
You’re great.
Ellen Cornelius
01:10:09
Thanks Rachel, I’m in the Denver area but I’m sure I can find something. Thank you ladies for doing this webinar, it was excellent and hilarious.
Tech Ladies Presenter
01:10:30
Jen@goldjamcreative.com
rachel
01:10:31
Ellen - I might have a referral for you if you’re interested, ping me
Tech Ladies Presenter
01:10:42
allison@goldjamcreative.com
sonja
01:10:45
will you be emailing the materials out to us?
rachel
01:10:53
Thanks Jen and Allison.
sonja
01:10:54
Perfect!
Joan Bambrick
01:10:55
thank you!!!
sonja
01:10:56
thank you!
v
01:10:56
thanks!
Michele Cynowicz
01:10:57
thank you
Julia Itani
01:10:58
thank you!
csheehan
01:10:58
thank you!!
Jeannette Lavoie
01:11:00
Thanks.
julietaannerino
01:11:00
Thank you, ladies
julietaannerino
01:11:01
1
rajni
01:11:03
Thank you