Latest "speaking" Posts

An interview for the blog of Econ Referenten-Agentur, one of my favourite German speaker bureaus, about our successful 1st ascent of Nanga Parbat via the Mazeno Ridge and what comes next: http://www.econ-referenten.de/blog/2012/08/mazeno-ridge-and-itchy-feet-again-more-than-three-questions-for-our-speaker-cathy-o-dowd/

My interview in Key Notes, the newsletter of the Professional Speaking Association in the UK, talking about my experiences of and perspective on the speaking business:

I am giving a talk in London on 26 January at 18.30 as a fundraiser for the Wild Swans programme, which is run by the Wilderness Foundation. Sign up on their website. The Wild Swans Programme places 36 young women over the next three years, from the UK, Ireland and South Africa, on a remarkable […]

An interview I did for a Spanish corporate client. 1. You manage to juggle two different jobs – the one of alpinist and the one of conference speaker. Which one is more difficult to handle? While being an alpinist is certainly more dangerous, being a conference speaker can be considerably more intimidating! I love doing […]