People from all parts of the Performance Marketing industry are calling, sometimes quite vocally and publicly, for change. Turn the Talk is an initiative created to support this call for change, empowering individuals and broadening voices.
Of people feel that professional events do not showcase a varied and diverse group of speakers
Of people express concern about how comfortable they would feel presenting at professional events
Of people have turned down a speaking opportunity because of nerves and lack of confidence
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Driving change doesn’t happen overnight. There are many contributing factors that result in a lack of diversity on stage and a failure to create more inclusive opportunities in leadership and senior management positions.
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In March 2019 Turn the Talk surveyed participants from the Performance Marketing industry to better understand the challenges faced with speaking at events.
This report asked respondents to comment on their feelings towards public speaking and how inclusive and freely available the opportunities are.
“To what extent have professional events in the last year featured a diverse range of speakers?”