IMarEST TV recording by the IMarEST Houston (US Gulf Coast) Branch on the 19th November 2020. This webinar was presented by Rashid N. Kapadia, DTM, PMP, engineer, consultant, and author of “Necessary Bridges: Public Speaking & Storytelling for Project Managers & Engineers”.
From this session, participants will be able to:
- Appreciate anew the transformative power of public speaking and storytelling.
- Recognize public speaking and storytelling as a distinguishing competence—one that leaders throughout history have embraced.
- Renew your commitment to acquiring expertise in public speaking, storytelling and even great oratory.
- Take next steps acquiring expertise in public speaking and storytelling.
This webinar also discusses Public Speaking & Storytelling for Project Managers, Engineers, STEM Professionals, and all other Professionals. Professional and technical expertise can open a vast number of doors — in early career; Expertise in public speaking and storytelling can open more elusive doors — right away, and in late career. And an unseen (and significant) career dangers for rising project managers, engineers and other “STEM1 professionals & technical experts” is one of mid-career stagnation.
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About the Speaker
Rashid N. Kapadia, DTM, PMP, is a speaker, project manager, engineer, consultant, and author of “Necessary Bridges: Public Speaking & Storytelling for Project Managers & Engineers”.
Born & raised in India, he started his career in the merchant navy, where he progressed from marine engineering apprentice to chief engineer. Rashid moved to the US in 1995 pursuing a Masters degree in Marine Management and other advanced marine commercial certification in Chartering and Agency. In the US, he worked for 3 organizations providing leadership in commercial merchant shipping, chartering & operations, marine and offshore engineering and repair operations, project management, and business development.