ABOUT DAVE

About Dave

Dave Linehan is a certified project and programme manager and a chartered engineer. A graduate of University College Cork, Dave is a former chair of Young Engineers Ireland and a current board member of the Ireland chapter of PMI.

He has a keen interest in energy sustainability and decarbonisation, and these areas are a core part of his day to day. Dave’s particular career interests are in energy infrastructure and renewables. He is the secretary of the Energy and Climate Action Division at Engineers Ireland.

Dave is passionate about personal development and professional growth. He first created Communicate You blog on this website in 2015 and followed up with a podcast, called Tribe of Speakers, in 2018. Dave published a book, called Bulletproof: The Official Guide to Public Speaking, on Amazon.

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About Dave

Dave Linehan is a certified project and programme manager and a chartered engineer. A graduate of University College Cork, Dave is a former chair of Young Engineers Ireland and a current board member of the Ireland chapter of PMI.

He has a keen interest in energy sustainability and decarbonisation, and these areas are a core part of his day to day. Dave’s particular career interests are in energy infrastructure and renewables. He is the secretary of the Energy and Climate Action Division at Engineers Ireland.

Dave is passionate about personal development and professional growth. He first created Communicate You blog on this website in 2015 and followed up with a podcast, called Tribe of Speakers, in 2018. Dave published a book, called Bulletproof: The Official Guide to Public Speaking, on Amazon.

Professional Interests

Dave’s career to date has included roles in engineering, project and programme management, communications and training, business strategy, and market design. He currently works with EirGrid, the operator of the National Grid in Ireland.

Volunteering

Dave’s voluntary experiences have ranged from charity work with the Dublin Simon Community and Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind to mentoring and leadership through Toastmasters and Engineers Ireland. He has also volunteered at Web Summit, Croke Park, Smart Futures Ireland, the Project Management Institute to name just a few.

Personal Interests

Dave enjoys travel, exercise, reading and listening to podcasts, and spending time with family and friends. He has a passion for music, plays piano and enjoys attending music gigs. His new year resolution is to learn Spanish! Dave is engaged to Eimear, and lives in Dublin.

Public Speaking

One of Dave’s biggest strengths is his passion for clear, concise communication. He launched Communicate You blog in 2015 with a goal to capture the most important elements of public speaking as he experienced them in his own life. Add in a podcast, launched in 2018, and a new book published in 2020. It really is all go!

Check out my Book!

Bulletproof: The Official Guide to Public Speaking is the culmination of a six year self development goal: the journey to becoming an effective public speaker. This book will reshape the way you think about public speaking and presentations, and give you the tools and strategies to transform your skills – whatever your specific goal. Get started on your own journey to better public speaking today.

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Check out my Book!

Bulletproof: The Official Guide to Public Speaking is the culmination of a six year self development goal: the journey to becoming an effective public speaker. This book will reshape the way you think about public speaking and presentations, and give you the tools and strategies to transform your skills – whatever your specific goal. Get started on your own journey to better public speaking today.