JAMES M. SMITH, PH.D.

How to Use Data More Effectively in Health Care Organizations
Testimonials
GENERAL COMMENTS
"These have been excellent sessions."
"Appreciated humor throughout the sessions."
"Very good presentations. Kept my attention."
"Entertaining as well as informative. So glad you were invited. It was very worthwhile."
"Fantastic teacher."
"Excellent, fun, interesting presentation style."
"Very informative, great job in engaging the audience."
"Great speaker."
"Very engaging; gave a lot of food for thought."
"Excellent presenter - high recommend to other audiences."
 
CONVERTING DATA INTO INFORMATION
"Dr. Smith made his presentation accessible to all in the audience. Excellent!"
"Focused in on the problems with data, what to do, how to measure - removed my fear!"
"Data that made me laugh - Who would have thought."
"I've been in Quality for 20 years. Never has it been presented in such an interesting, entertaining way!"
"Excellent! Thanks for making this understandable and fun!"
"Dr. Smith gives a great presentation which could be boring but he adds humor."
"Jim Smith is a great speaker and presenter. His presentation was amazing."
"He took a subject area that could be tedius and brought it to life with content, wit, and examples."
 
CREATING EFFECTIVE CHARTS
"Great common sense ideas with regard to charts. Thanks for the help."
"Never worked on charts before and has given me some ideas on how to start."
"Learned how to create better graphs which is very relevant for my job."
"I learned options to make my data clean and clear."
"I will change my chart designs for the data in my reports."
"I know now the best charts to use for what I want to show."
 
STATISTICS FOR NON-STATISTICIANS
"I really enjoyed this session. He made statistics seem simple!"
"Excellent!"
"Wonderful speaker. How he makes stats so interesting is beyond me."
"Encouraging to those who work with statistics."
"Gave excellent explanation for basic statistical analysis."
"Wonderfully entertaining - made stats fun!"
"Made a challenging topic relevant and conceptually easy to follow."

USING POWERPOINT TO ENGAGE YOUR AUDIENCE
"Great information. I can't wait to use it."
"I realized why certain training presentations have not been effective."
"Learned a lot from your PowerPoint instructions. Got a lot from this."
"Good informative session."
"Humorous, educational speaker. Very helpful information!"
"Full of energy. Excellent presenter. Animated."