Hazriq Idrus is a stage actor turned professional speaker and workshop leader who specialises in the areas of Creative Leadership & Communications. He founded The Speaking Factory Pte Ltd with a mission to help people connect, communicate and co-create effectively. Hazriq authored, “The Stage Fright Antidote!”, a self-help book to facilitate people overcome presentation anxiety; and co-authored 8 other books. Besides serving as an adjunct lecturer on innovation & design thinking modules at Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Hazriq is still heavily involved in the performing arts to keep himself adept in the areas of creativity and creative thinking. Visit Hazriq at thespeakingfactory.com for more information.
There is a saying, “To go fast, go alone. To go far, go together.” This is the principle that drives The Speaking Factory to continually collaborate with like-minded partners to bring ground-up learning initiatives that serve the community. In this talk, founder & author Hazriq Idrus shares about his various community learning projects such as 'Overcoming Shyness, Creating Impact', 'World Success Summit' and some others, which helped to create change in the lives of many in the community through the acquisition of impactful communication, creativity and collaborative skills.