David Allen, author of Getting Things Done, guest of The Xplorers Toastmasters

The 7th of June 2011 has been quite an important day in the history of our The Xplorers Toastmasters Club.

We had the honor and pleasure of having the world-famous David Allen as our guest. David is a personality in the world of personal productivity, he is the author of the book “Getting Things Done – The Art of Stress-Free Productivity” and the methodology which is famous for its acronym “GTD”.

David and his wife Kathryn were passing through Milan, and by pure luck they were available for a half hour before going to dinner. And David, being the great communicator that he is, gladly accepted the invitation to present in front of our Toastmasters members for a dozen minutes.

And we had to have David’s picture holding a copy of the Toastmaster Magazine!

Here is the video of David’s presentation, enjoy!

Luca Bertagnolio
Secretary, The Xplorers Toastmasters

5 Responses to David Allen, author of Getting Things Done, guest of The Xplorers Toastmasters

  1. Manolo says:

    Complimenti davvero ! Allen è davvero un bel personaggio, è un bel pregio averlo avuto ospite !

    m

    • lucaberta says:

      Assolutamente d’accordo, e per me è un vero onore conoscerlo personalmente da un anno, ed averlo incontrato sia in Italia (per due volte) che essere andato a trovarlo a casa sua ad Ojai, in California. Lui e Kathryn sono due magnifiche persone.

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  3. I would like to give you my congratulations to have so important writer in your club meeting. I believe bringing notable people to talk inside a club, directly contributes to the club health and members motivation to evolve more and more.
    I would like to ask you to post an article in our district 59 Facebook page to show this video and your feelings about holding this guest in your meeting.
    Congratulations again for your organization.
    Joao

    • lucaberta says:

      I will be more than happy to provide another writeup of that evening for the District 59 Facebook page, Joao. I will contact you on email for the details.

      Many thanks for your kind words!

      Ciao, Luca

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