Lightning Talks: How to Create and Deliver a Successful Tech Talk

Py ⚔
Py ⚔
Feb 27, 2018 · 1 min read

Every month, Square Engineers give lightning talks internally. We just started sharing some of our favorites.

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Over the last two years, I’ve provided speakers with early feedback on their technical presentations. Eventually, it made sense to compile these tips into their own lightning talk. Here are some pointers on how to create a successful tech talk that will grab your audience’s attention.

I also delivered a more in-depth version of that talk at Droidcon NYC:

What other tricks do you use?

Square Corner Blog

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Thanks to Square Engineering

Py ⚔

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Android baker @Square. Twitter account: @Piwai

Square Corner Blog

Buying and selling sound like simple things - and they should be. Somewhere along the way, they got complicated. At Square, we're working hard to make commerce easy for everyone.

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