Tag Archives: strategy

Michael McQueen: The Case for Character – Why trusted brands are more lucrative, loved and long-lasting

Michael McQueen

Acclaimed Australian futurist Michael McQueen ‘s latest keynote presentation “The Case for Character” posits that trust will be the most valuable commodity and source of competitive advantage in the years to come. Michael explores values-alignment and trustworthiness in relation to consumer behaviors and explains why it is essential for organizations and businesses to pay attention […]

Chris Riddell: Will Libra Be The Turning Point For Facebook?

Chris Riddell

Global Futurist Chris Riddell joins Channel 7 Australia to talk about Facebook’s recent announcement to move into the world of global banking. Facebook are the world’s biggest media organisation, and with almost 1.7 billion people on planet earth having no banking access – Who is the real target market for the new Libra currency? Watch […]

Fredrik Haren: Change in a Rapidly Developing World

Fredrik Haren

Fredrik Haren has spoken at over 2000 presentations in 65 countries on 6 continents. He has more than 20 years experience as a global keynote speaker, and has worked with hundreds of companies including VISA, HP, KPMG, BMW and IKEA. Here is his presentation on “Change in a Rapidly Developing World”: Singapore-based Swedish entrepreneur, author […]

Chris Skinner: AI is not a technology change but a cultural one

Chris Skinner

Chris Skinner believes that artificial intelligence (AI) is not a technology change but a cultural one. In his blog, The Finanser, Chris shared his insights in relation to an article published by Financial Times on how AI will change the way we deal with money. Here’s an excerpt from the FT article: If you are […]

Anders Indset, Business Philosopher, Speaking at the International Directors Summit 2019 in Malaysia

Anders Indset

Business philosopher Anders Indset will be speaking at the International Directors Summit 2019 in Kuala Lumpur next month. This summit is an event by the Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia (ICDM) and it brings together 30 local and international prominent personalities to share insights on emerging trends, diversity challenges, boardroom dilemmas, sustainable value creation, the digital revolution […]

Retail expert Cate Trotter Joins Speakers Connect

Cate Trotter

We at Speakers Connect are proud to present retail expert Cate Trotter. To say that Cate Trotter is well-known in the retail industry is an understatement. Aside from working with the most massive brands, Cate has received several accolades such as beingnamed a Future 100 and Startup 100 entrepreneur, becoming a RetailWire BrainTrust expert, one […]

Brett King Ranked #2 in the Top 100 Fintech Influencers List

Brett King

Congratulations to Brett King ranked #2 in the Top 100 Fintech Influencers List of BuzzSumo! Read more about it here Brett King is a bestselling author and the founder of a breakout new retail banking concept, Movenbank. Voted as American Banker’s Innovator of the Year in 2012, King initially achieved recognition for his bestselling book ‘BANK 2.0′, which […]

Chris Skinner: The problem with banks today

Chris Skinner

In his keynote at FIN42, author and fintech expert Chris Skinner pointed out our attachment to both finance and technology. Here are some of the highlights: “Most of the banks have been built for physical distribution of paper in the industrial era,” Skinner said. “Now we are in digital age that deals with the distribution […]

Futurist Ross Dawson Speaking Showreel

Ross Dawson

Futurist Ross Dawson is in demand worldwide for his inspiring and insightful keynote speeches. Ross has delivered keynote speeches and workshops in over 30 countries, across 6 continents for companies like Google, Coca-Cola, American Express, PwC, Procter & Gamble and more.. Ross‘ popular speaking topics include: – Creating the Future of Business– Leadership for Radical Times– […]

Michele Wucker Gray Rhino TED Talk

Michele Wucker

Policy strategist and award-winning global thought leader Michele Wucker delivered a TED Talk on The Gray Rhino—the unpreventable danger that we often choose to ignore. In her talk, Michele urges us to replace the myth of the “black swan” — that rare, unforeseeable, unavoidable catastrophe — with the reality of the “gray rhino”. She shows […]

Rachel Botsman Publishes New Book: Who Can You Trust?

Rachel Botsman

Rachel Botsman releases new book Who Can You Trust, which delves into the intricacies of the age of “distributed trust”. “If you can’t trust those in charge, who can you trust? From government to business, banks to media, trust in institutions is at an all-time low. But this isn’t the age of distrust — far from it. […]

John Hall: Secrets To Gaining Trust and Influencing Decision Makers

John Hall

Influence & Co. CEO John Hall shared vital insights on marketing and advertising. Watch the video below to learn more about what John calls “moment of vulnerability” and what he means by “It’s not just about the view, it’s about who is reading the content.” John Hall is the CEO and co-founder of Influence & Co., a tech-enabled […]

Dr Max Mckeown on Shaping Your Future

Dr Max Mckeown

Dr Max Mckeown spoke at the Spark.me 2017 conference on “Shaping Your Future”. The key concepts covered by Dr Mckeown include innovation, strategy and the “Nowist Psychology”. Dr Mckeown says “You can”t make a better future without breaking a few rules .” Watch the video below to learn more about his ideas: Dr. Max Mckeown is the best-selling author […]

Anil Gupta Speaking at World Economic Forum’s Davos Summit 2017

Anil Gupta

Prof Anil Gupta, renowned Asian economist and strategist, spoke at the World Economic Forum’s Davos Summit 2017 in Jan 2017. He contributed to a “future of retail” panel and watched Chinese leader Xi Jinping presented “as a defender of globalization and global trade”. Prof Anil shared his observation from WEF in his recent interview for […]

Christian Rangen: Strategy tools for Business Model Innovation

Christian Rangen

In his recent talk, Christian Rangen  shows the power of business model innovation. Christian shows how new tools, like Three Levels of Business Models and Business Model Canvas, enable companies to get started on business model innovation. Using examples like Disney, Google and Tesla Motors, Rangen shows how leading firms design not one, but a […]

Robin Speculand Launching New Masterclass H.O.W. to Achieve Excellence in Execution

Robin Speculand, renowned speaker and expert on strategy implementation, is launching his new masterclass: “H.O.W. to Achieve Excellence in Execution – avoid the most common mistakes & leverage latest thinking and tools”. Designed for leaders embarking on a new strategy it focuses on the “how to” implement strategy by providing you with framework, tools, best […]