Around The Town

Love at PechaKucha

Love was in the air that the last Pechakucha (say: pah-shaw-kah-shaw).  At least that was what the theme was, in celebration of it being near Valentine's Day.  @David_Alecock talked about the importance of being present for love. Susan Rienzo talked about her love of color and making whimsical quilts. Emily Empel, a futurist, talked about her… Continue reading Love at PechaKucha

Around The Town, Leadership

Don’t Say Pshaw to PechaKucha

Two Saturdays ago I got to experience one of the neatest presentation showcases I've ever seen. Part toastmasters, part TED conference, part open mic-esque, this evening was chock full of fun, enlightenment, and inspiration. Pronounced, pashawkashaw, PechaKucha is a strict power-point timed speech that can be on anything or everything. Here are the highlights: John… Continue reading Don’t Say Pshaw to PechaKucha