Jeff Davidson's book, Simpler Living, was Amazon Kindle #1 in its category, first quarter, 2012. Jeff is featured in the NY Times, Forbes, Chicago Tribune, Businessweek, Fortune, Organized Executive, and Success.

Pre-Speech Checklist

You have booked one of Jeff Davidson’s presentations on having more Breathing Space, overcoming the crushing burden of information and communication overload, and achieving work-life balance. This checklist serves as a planning guide and late reminder of how to help Jeff be at his best for your group. We appreciate your attention to detail. Please call toll-free with questions at 919-932-1996 anytime.

 Room Arrangement

The diagram indicates Jeff’s preferred room arrangement based on attendance. Jeff needs access to the room the night before and/or 45 minutes prior to his start.


Jeff is 6’3″, easily seen at distances, and for 120 people or less prefers to work without a podium (a raised platform) or a lectern (a reader stand), but will adapt as needed.


Jeff prefers to speak with his hands free and to use a wireless lavaliere microphone, but will adapt as needed.

 Visual Aids

Jeff often uses a few Powerpoint slides and needs a house projector and screen, along with a table at least 3″ by 6″ up front.


Jeff will bring an extra copy of his introduction besides the one he submits in advance. Please select an introducer who will rehearse itread it verbatim, and not ad-lib! A good intro can arouse the audience, help the speaker, and add to a great meeting! Please send the name, address, and phone number of Jeff’s introducer.