Course curriculum

  • 2
    Panel Formats & Agendas
    • Three Most Common Panel Formats
    • Specialty Panel Formats
  • 3
    Panel Moderator Best Practices
    • Panel Moderator Best Practices
    • 7-Part Video Short Course
    • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
    • Ebook: Powerful Panels: A Step-By-Step Guide to Moderating a Lively & Informative Panel Discussion
    • Powerful Panels Podcast
  • 4
    Panelist Best Practices
    • Panelist Best Practices
    • Interview with Kristin Arnold on How to Be a Freakin' Brilliant Panelist for SpeakerNetNews
  • 5
    Checklists, Templates & Examples
    • Checklists, Templates & Examples
  • 6
    Interviews of Experienced Panel Moderators
    • Interview with Chip Bell, Professional speaker and panel moderator.
    • Interview with Terry Brock
    • Interview with Joe Calloway, Business advisor and author.
    • Interview with Warren Evans.
    • Interview with Patricia Fripp
    • Interview with Scott McKain
    • Interview with Mark Sanborn, Leadership expert and professional panel moderator.
    • Interview with Glenn Thayer.
    • Interview with Brian Walter.
  • 7
    Interviews with Experienced Meeting Professionals
    • Interview with Michael Carnes, Meeting Producer
  • 8
    Webinars for Panel Moderators
    • Interview with Kristin Arnold. "Professional Speakers as Panel Moderators." NSA's Voice of Experience, 2014.
    • 10 Most Common Mistakes Moderators Make and How to Avoid Them
    • 5 Ways to Spice Up Your Panel Discussions.
    • How to Be a Rock Star Moderator
    • Definition of a Panel
  • 9
    Just for Fun!
    • The Big Bang Theory Panel
    • PanelCon?
    • Audience Petition to Dare to Ask a Question of the Panelists
    • The Daily Show Analyzes CNN Panel Discussions: ‘Their Priority is Producing a Sh*t Show’
    • Great Line to Use When You've Run out of Time for Q&A