Alumni Guest Speaker: Richard St. John


"8 Secrets of Success". An evening of inspiration and humour from alumnus Richard St. John  

 
DateThursday, September 7, 2017 - 7:30pm

Phone

416-977-6000 x4021

Cost

Complimentary. Hosted by OCAD U Alumni Relations

Email

alumni@ocadu.ca

Website

https://6698.thankyou4caring.org/pages/alumni-relations/alumni-association-socials/alumni-guest-speaker-richard-st.-john--2017

Location

Central Hall, Room 230 (Level 2) 100 McCaul Street Toronto, ON

Back by popular demand! Richard St. John on "8 Secrets of Success"

Richard St. John's (AOCA, Industrial Design, 1969) TED Talks on success have over 15-million views on the web, and his book The 8 Traits Successful People Have In Common is a bestseller.

For 15 years he researched why people succeed, and did face-to-face interviews with Bill Gates, the Google founders, Jane Goodall, Steven Spielberg, Richard Branson, Martha Stewart, Frank Gehry, six Nobel Prize winners, and 1,000 other successful people. He discovered what leads to success in any career—from art, architecture, and design, to business, science, and sports—and he’s excited to share it with us.

So please join Richard for a fast, factual, funny and inspiring ride along the road to success.

Doors open 7:00 p.m.
Presentation: 7:30 p.m.
Question & Answer: 8:30 p.m.

This is a complimentary ticketed event. Please RSVP here to reserve your seat(s).

Presented by OCAD U Alumni Relations in partnership with OCAD U Student Success Programs.
 

 

DateThursday, September 7, 2017 - 7:30pm

Phone

416-977-6000 x4021

Cost

Complimentary. Hosted by OCAD U Alumni Relations

Email

alumni@ocadu.ca

Website

https://6698.thankyou4caring.org/pages/alumni-relations/alumni-association-socials/alumni-guest-speaker-richard-st.-john--2017

Location

Central Hall, Room 230 (Level 2) 100 McCaul Street Toronto, ON

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Richard St. John
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 7:30pm

Back by popular demand! Richard St. John on "8 Secrets of Success"

Richard St. John's (AOCA, Industrial Design, 1969) TED Talks on success have over 15-million views on the web, and his book The 8 Traits Successful People Have In Common is a bestseller.

For 15 years he researched why people succeed, and did face-to-face interviews with Bill Gates, the Google founders, Jane Goodall, Steven Spielberg, Richard Branson, Martha Stewart, Frank Gehry, six Nobel Prize winners, and 1,000 other successful people. He discovered what leads to success in any career—from art, architecture, and design, to business, science, and sports—and he’s excited to share it with us.

So please join Richard for a fast, factual, funny and inspiring ride along the road to success.

Doors open 7:00 p.m.
Presentation: 7:30 p.m.
Question & Answer: 8:30 p.m.

This is a complimentary ticketed event. Please RSVP here to reserve your seat(s).

Presented by OCAD U Alumni Relations in partnership with OCAD U Student Success Programs.
 

 

Venue & Address: 
Central Hall, Room 230 (Level 2) 100 McCaul Street Toronto, ON
Website: 
https://6698.thankyou4caring.org/pages/alumni-relations/alumni-association-socials/alumni-guest-speaker-richard-st.-john--2017
Email: 
alumni@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 x4021
Cost: 
Complimentary. Hosted by OCAD U Alumni Relations
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