Professional Development Week at BostonSpeaks

Professional Development Week (Monday, May 21st – Friday, May 25th, 2018) presented by BostonSpeaks is a free, five-day series of events connecting, educating, and empowering Boston’s business professionals. Whether you’re a creative entrepreneur, a leader at a growing company, there is an event for you.

Located at 50 Milk Street, the professional development series is designed along 4 unique “tracks” in communication, leadership, business, and “Best You.” In these categories, top entrepreneurs, executives, and career coaches will lead workshops focussed on public speaking, time management, social media marketing, investor pitch training, and more.

A brief overview of this year’s speakers include Sankeetha Selvarajah Esq., Founder of, co-founder of Strata Advisory, and corporate attorney; Ngan H. Nguyen Founder & President of Cintamani Group, Executive Coach, and Life MasteryTM Consultant; and BostonSpeaks Founder Kit Pang.

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Check out the full schedule below:


10:00 am-11: 00 am (Hercules Room, 17th FL): Everyone is a Leader: Building Relationships

12:00 pm-1:00 pm (Hercules Room, 17th FL): Conquering Your Mindset For Success

04:00 pm-5:00 pm (Hummingbird Room, 12th FL): Becoming a Confident Public Speaker, Turning Fear Into Courage

06:00 pm-7:00 pm (Hercules Room,17th FL): How To Build An Awesome Network On Social Media


10:00 am-11:00 am (Homer Room, 18th FL): Finding Your Writing Voice & Writing for Success

12:00 pm-1:00 pm (Hemingway Room, 18th FL): Embody Your Interview to Land that Job!

1:00 pm-2:00 pm (ONLINE): How To Land Your First 3 Paid Speaking Engagements

06:00 pm-7:00 pm (Edison Room 16th FL): Saying No, Setting a Limit, and Asserting Your Needs


12:00 pm-1:00 pm (Hemingway Room, 18th FL): Tame Your Procrastination: How to Use Your Time Effectively

04:00 pm-5:00 pm (Hemingway Room, 18th FL):- Emotional Intelligence To Boost Your Career

06:00 pm-7:00 pm (Edison Room, 16th FL): How To Be An Effective Networker


7:30 am-9:30 am (Anchor, 1st FL Behind Cafe) How To Develop Your Mindset For Success Panel

10:00 am-11:00 am (Edison Room, 16th FL): Transform Action into Lasting Success

12:00 pm-1:00 pm (Edison Room, 16th FL): Pitch me! How to Perfect your Investor, Client & Growth Pitch

1:00 pm-2:00 pm (ONLINE): How To Land A TEDx Talk

04:00 pm-5:00 pm (Edison Room, 16th FL): You’re Not as Shy as You Think – Networking for Introverts

06:00 pm-7:00 pm (Hercules, 17th FL): How to be a Jedi: Emotional Intelligence at Work


10:00 am-11:00 am (Edison Room, 16th FL): Ace Your Interview

12:00 pm-1:00 pm (Edison Room,16th FL): The Power of Vision: 3 Keys To Mastering Your Results