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Laura Bergells
Works at Grand Valley State University
Attended Michigan State University
Lives in Grand Rapids, MI
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What a lovely, not-so-big home...
One of the Midwest’s first LEED Platinum homes enhances a historic neighborhood.
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Days like today end too soon.
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An organization I work with did a study for internal use only. One of the facts that came out of years of research ran counter to one man's opinion. 

"I'm not going to change my approach based on data," he said. "My years of experience tell me you're wrong on that one."
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Good morning to you, too!
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6 reasons why business presenters need to act like rock stars...
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Come back! Come back! Don't set yet!
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Panorama?

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When PowerPoint is the world's worst wing man...
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At an outdoor eatery: 

Three women who look like supermodels walk by. I glance at the two young men drinking coffee outdoors, to note their reaction.

Noses in their phones. 
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At least I can answer some of these...
Ironic that these satirical password security questions would be a big upgrade on the usuals http://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/nihilistic-password-security-questions … Embedded image. 11:37 AM - 4 Oct 2015. 9 Retweets13 Favorites. Reply to @jonpierce ...
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hi laura did you see my video?
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Education
  • Michigan State University
    Telecommunications + Sociology, 1981 - 1985
  • Grand Valley State University
    Public Administration, 1986 - 1989
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Gender
Female
Other names
Bergs, Bergie, Maniactive, Bo
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Tagline
More than PowerPoint: I blog about the art + creativity of presentation.
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All About Presentation
Laura's blog about presenting

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Author of Public Speaking Fundamentals.
Now available on the Lynda.com Training Library
http://bit.ly/publicspeakingfundamentals 
Work
Occupation
Writer, Speaker, Educator.
Employment
  • Grand Valley State University
    Adjunct Instructor, 2009 - present
  • aimWest
    Membership Chair, 2009 - present
  • Laura Bergells, LLC
    Writer, Speaker, 1999 - present
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Currently
Grand Rapids, MI