Drones in Healthcare & Beyond
June 28, 2019
In the medical world, speed is of the utmost importance. Drones are at the forefront of medical innovation for precisely this reason. Unmanned aerial delivery can dramatically increase the speed at which patients receive vital supplies (something African nations have been doing for years).
Tags: Emerging Technology, Innovation, Healthtech
Don’t Skip this Crucial Step to Delivering Great Keynotes
May 07, 2019
The following is adapted from The Thought Leader Formula.
As a thought leader, keynote presentations will be an important revenue stream for you. In fact, for some thought leaders, this is their main revenue stream if they’re able to command speaking fees north of $25,000. To get to this level, not only do you need to put in the work to prepare a superb presentation, but also improve your performance.
If you’re just starting out as a speaker or want to go big but haven’t yet, don’t skip this step
Tags: Innovation, Leadership
5 Elements of a Great Keynote Presentation
April 30, 2019
Many people are scared of public speaking. In fact, public speaking is frequently listed as a top fear, more feared than death. For thought leaders, however, public speaking is a fact of life. As you gain more visibility in your field, you’ll be asked to keynote more events. In fact, keynote presentations can be one of your top revenue streams.
Hack Your Networking Events with this Strategic Approach
April 23, 2019
Networking is a crucial enabler of success as a thought leader. That said, if you’re not used to thinking strategically about networking events, it can be difficult to know where to start. Let’s look at some rules for how to approach networking as a thought leader.
Tags: Leadership, Entrepreneurship
2 Do’s and 1 Don’t for Publishing Your First Book
April 16, 2019
When you consider your content strategy as a thought leader, you’ll probably consider writing a book at some point. The question is whether a book is worth the effort.
The Thought Leader Formula: Strategically Leverage Your Expertise to Drive Business & Career Goals
Indigo River Publishing
March 05, 2019
People don’t pay for content; they pay for packaging. But how do you package yourself, in a way that is accessible, relatable, and can be heard above the noise?
You want to expand your career and take your business to the next level. You’re not sure exactly where to start, but you want to be known. You might have brilliant ideas, but you weren’t born knowing how to sell them. No one is; it takes study, practice, and years of grind.
The truth is, there’s no difference between branding a company and branding a person. It takes a shift in mindset: you are the company.
Robin Farmanfarmaian takes you from zero to blastoff. Take a deep dive through the how of thought leadership; learn the foundations that will create an impact; see how Robin transformed herself into a brand; and establish your why--your fundamental truth--to build your launching pad for success.
Tags: Entrepreneurship, Future of Work, Marketing
The Patient as CEO: How Technology Empowers the Healthcare Consumer
December 05, 2015
From wearable sensors, to improved point-of-care diagnostics to artificial intelligence and robotics, there are a great and growing number of breakthroughs in biomedical technology which are set to fundamentally change the way that patients interact with their healthcare providers.
Author Robin Farmanfarmaian has seen this change first-hand. Misdiagnosed at age 16, she endured multiple surgeries and countless hospitalizations over the course of a decade before deciding to take charge of her own healthcare and changing her life overnight. Since then, Robin has become an entrepreneur, and has worked on more than 10 early stage startups, including three as one of the Founders: The Organ Preservation Alliance, Exponential Medicine at Singularity University, and Morfit.
In The Patient as CEO, she shines a light on the new and upcoming breakthroughs that will allow you, the patient, to be the key decision-maker - the CEO - of your own healthcare.
Tags: Digital Disruption, Emerging Technology, Healthtech