ABOUT DAVE

About Dave

Dave Linehan is a public speaking and presentation skills blogger and podcaster, a project manager and chartered engineer. Dave established Communicate You blog in 2015 and has been publishing regular articles there since. In 2018 he launched the Tribe of Speakers podcast. A graduate of University College Cork, Dave is former chair of the Young Engineers Society in Ireland. Bulletproof: The Official Guide to Public Speaking is his first Kindle book, published in 2020. When not working, Dave likes to read, exercise and explore the different parts of the world.

About Dave

Dave Linehan is a public speaking and presentation skills blogger and podcaster, a project manager and chartered engineer. Dave established Communicate You blog in 2015 and has been publishing regular articles there since. In 2018 he launched the Tribe of Speakers podcast. A graduate of University College Cork, Dave is former chair of the Young Engineers Society in Ireland. Bulletproof: The Official Guide to Public Speaking is his first Kindle book, published in 2020. When not working, Dave likes to read, exercise and explore the different parts of the world.

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Professional Interests

Dave’s career to date has included roles in engineering, project management, programme management, communication and training, business strategy, design thinking, and business development. Dave currently works with EirGrid, the operator of the National Grid in Ireland, in a programme management role. You can find more about his professional development and work experience on LinkedIn.

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 travelling to far flung destinations, running and going to the gym, reading and listening to podcasts and hanging out with family and friends. He has a keen interest in technology and design and dabbles in some web development on the side. Dave plays piano and spends a lot of his spare time at music gigs. His new year resolution is to learn Spanish – an off the cuff speech in Spanish will be the ultimate test!

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!

New Book for 2020!

Bulletproof: The Official Guide to Public Speaking is the culmination of a six year self development goal for Dave: the journey to becoming a better 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 own skills – whatever your specific goal. Get started on your own journey to better public speaking today.

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New Book for 2020!

Bulletproof: The Official Guide to Public Speaking is the culmination of a six year self development goal for Dave: the journey to becoming a better 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 own skills – whatever your specific goal. Get started on your own journey to better public speaking today.