Does the work day require speed and stamina? 2013 Chicago Auto Show Does the work day require speed and stamina? Of course. Some days more of one than the other. Some days balanced. The 45-minute keynote has been requested to be no more than 40, and as short as 30-35. Short and pithy. No problem. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.