Drawn from her extensive experience as a nationally recognized speaker, master facilitator, and panel moderator, Kristin Arnold provides insights into what it takes to be a brilliant panelist on a panel discussion.
With this 78 page user-friendly guide, you discover everything you need to know to prepare for a panel discussion AND to contribute to a lively and informative conversation!
Kristin answers such diverse questions such as:
- How do I prepare for a panel discussion?
- What's the best way to practice beforehand?
- How do I engage in a lively conversation?
- How do I respond to questions - even when the question is awkward?
- How do I get a word in edgewise when other panelists are doing all the talking?
Not to worry! Everything you need to know is in this little book. By incorporating just a few of these best practices, you will provide great value to the audience AND look brilliant!
Kristin Arnold MBA, CSP, CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame, CPF | Master, is passionate about making all panel discussions more engaging, interactive and collaborative. She has surveyed and studied what makes panel discussions absolutely fabulous – or not.
Since 1993, Kristin is the founder and President of Quality Process Consultants, a boutique consulting firm specializing in galvanizing leaders and their teams to think things through, make better collaborative decisions to achieve sustainable results.
She’s a high stakes meeting facilitator, trainer, keynote speaker and panel moderator, known for her concrete approaches and practical concepts, tools and techniques her clients can apply immediately to see positive, substantive results.
Kristin was one of the first female graduates of the United States Coast Guard Academy and the first woman stationed onboard the USCGC Buttonwood, a seagoing buoy tender.
She parlayed her understanding of teams and teamwork with an MBA in Marketing Strategy into a specialized management consulting firm focused on building extraordinary teams in the workplace.
She is an award-winning author and Past President of the US National Speakers Association. She divides her time between Scottsdale, Arizona and Prince Edward Island, Canada.