World’s leading business strategist !
Hailed as The Master of Innovation by Fortune magazine, and World’s Leading Business Strategist, award-winning strategic consultant, trends expert, and professional speaker Scott Steinberg is a bestselling expert on leadership, change, and innovation. One of America's top futurists (per the BBC); the author of Make Change Work For You and Millennial Marketing; and among today's top business strategy + leadership training providers, the Fortune 500 calls him a "defining figure in business + technology" and "top trendsetter to follow."
A strategic adviser to CEOs and four-star generals, firms like IBM, PwC, and the US Dept. of Defense regularly seek his insight. As the CEO of BIZDEV: The Intl. Association for Business Development and Strategic Partnerships, and management consulting + market research firm FutureProof Strategies, he helps partners stay one step ahead of emerging trends – and drive growth around them.
One of the world's 150 most influential keynote speakers + futurists, and today’s #1 generations expert and technology expert (per Google), he offers breakouts, workshops, and training classes in the form of webinars, webcasts, and live events.
A noted content strategy, social media + communications expert, his eye for business analysis has also led to work as an insider for 600+ media outlets from CNN to The Today Show. From Dell to MTV, he’s worked with many top brands to drive success. An expert witness + board member who advises C-level leaders, attorneys + investors, he also offers sales and media training, and hosts many executive summits.
"One of the best gurus on innovation + competitive advantage strategies to accelerate growth.”
“If you really want to know about business, you should refer to Scott Steinberg.”
Richard Branson, Founder, Virgin
“Tremendously entertaining and insightful, Scott’s keynote speaking presentations consistently keep audiences on the edge of their seat. Meeting planners would do well to keep his number on hand.”
Kristina Hudson, Washington Interactive Network
“As a keynote speaker for thousands of EMC employees, customers, and partners, Scott was a dynamo. I highly recommend him… insights from his talk enabled us to spark change and innovation on a global scale.”
Calvin Smith, EMC
“Of all the so-called gurus out there, Scott is far and away the best! His knowledge, dedication and expertise are the reason that we at Procter & Gamble keep coming back!”
Scott Eisenstein, Procter & Gamble
- Named the World’s Leading Business Strategist by the Intl. Association for Scholastic Excellence
- Thought leader and consultant – worked with over 1000+ leading brands from IBM, PwC and Ford to MTV, The PGA, and Intel
- Became CEO of BIZDEV: The International Association for Business Development and Strategic Partnerships™ - feature profile at Forbes here
- New books include FAST >> FORWARD: How to Turbo-Charge Business, Sales and Career Growth and Think Like a Futurist
- Today’s #1 Generations Expert and Technology Expert (per Google)
- Awarded by four-star general and top military commanders for outstanding performance in strategic advisory work
- Given the title of Master of Innovation by Chase Bank and Fortune magazine
- Bestselling author of 17 books on leadership, innovation, technology, and marketing – back catalogue includes Lead with Your Heart, Millennial Marketing, Building a Better Workplace, The Business Etiquette Bible, and the bestselling The Modern Parent’s Guide series
Think like a Futurist
In Think Like a Futurist, Steinberg – hailed as the World’s Leading Business Strategist for his game-changing work with Fortune 500 brands – not only explains how you can thrive in an age of constant disruption by embracing a simple, straightforward model that anyone can use to make better decisions. You’ll also discover how to consistently get ahead in uncertain times by applying the same skills and strategies that today's top market leaders use to spot opportunities before rivals can react. A crash course in how to future-proof your business or career, Think Like a Futurist reveals what it takes to successfully adapt, whatever tomorrow brings, as well as how you can stay one-step ahead of tomorrow's marketplace – and one step ahead of the curve.
Discover how to put your business and career on the fast-track to success as the world’s leading business strategist reveals top performers’ proven methodology for achieving goals quicker, and getting things done in no time flat. Explaining how to breeze past challenges and rack up accomplishments at a head-spinning pace, FAST >> FORWARD breaks down the simple formula that today’s market leaders use to complete tasks with less time and expense. A masterclass in ingenuity brought to you by renowned futurist Scott Steinberg - hailed as the Master of Innovation - this handy guide to practical, everyday innovation can help you: - Fast-Track Growth + Success - Accelerate Change + Innovation - 10X Productivity + Performance - Make Better Business Decisions - Drive Digital Transformation Strap on your seatbelt, and prepare yourself for a crash course in how to make things happen, as FAST >> FORWARD reveals how to rocket past obstacles and take your prospects from 0 to 100 in no time flat.
Make change work for you
Finding the courage to embrace change and take chances is the only way to succeed.
Business, culture, and competitive landscapes have fundamentally changed, but basic principles and best practices for succeeding and future-proofing both yourself and your organization haven't. With a mix of compelling stories, research from the social sciences and psychology, and real-world insights, Make Change Work for You shows how to reignite your career, rekindle creativity, and fearlessly innovate your way to success by providing the tools needed to master uncertainty and conquer every challenge in life or business.
Make Change Work for You opens with a comprehensive overview of the most common factors that lead to self-defeating behaviors, including fear of failure, embarrassment, underperformance, rejection, confrontation, isolation, and change itself.
Using a simple, four-part model, Steinberg helps you understand and better respond to the challenges that change can bring:
Focus: Define the problem and come to understand it objectively.
Engage: Interact with the challenge and try a range of solutions.
Assess: Review the response(s) generated by your tactics.
React: Adjust your strategy accordingly.
And finally, the book shows how to develop the vital personal and professional skills required to triumph in the new normal” by understanding and engaging in the 10 new habits that highly successful people share:
1. Play the Odds
2. Embrace Tomorrow Today
3. Seek Constant Motion
4. Lead, Don’t Follow
5. Never Stop Learning
6. Create Competitive Advantage
7. Connect the Dots
8. Pick Your Battles
9. Set and Align Your Priorities
10. Always Create Value
In today’s connected and always online high-tech world, where organizations must change and adapt to market shifts at record speed, staying alert to cyber threats is essential. That’s because digital transformation is on the rise - and so is cybercrime, today’s fastest-growing form of criminal activity, which is skyrocketing at an alarming rate. These concerns will only become more pronounced for individuals and organizations alike as more business operations shift to mobile, cloud, and Internet-based solutions going forward. Luckily, as bestselling futurist and cyber security expert Scott Steinberg reveals in this eye opening presentation, a few simple shifts in strategy and thinking are all it takes to keep your organization and partners safer going forward. Here, you’ll discover best practices for keeping your organization and personal information safe in an always-on and connected online world, and how to implement more effective security controls (and a culture that champions safety and privacy) throughout your enterprise.
In a series of energetic and inspiring presentations, one of today’s top technology futurists and business strategists shows industry leaders in every field – e.g. finance, healthcare, insurance, retail, etc. – which trends promise to transform the sector(s) in which they operate, as well as how to stay competitive and boost productivity and performance by leveraging cutting-edge tools and strategies for staying ahead of the curve. Through market research, professional development techniques and practical, real-world insights, attendees will learn to recognize and act upon the benefits and opportunities that emerging trends and technologies create. Built to empower modern professionals, a range of dynamic discussions and workshops shows how to tap into the power of change and high-tech innovation to build a lasting foundation for professional advancement and growth.
Even the most successful organizations must continually reinvent their products, processes and enterprises to remain market leaders in an age of growing change, connectivity and globalization. In this eye-opening presentation, audiences will learn how to thrive in the new operating reality, create competitive advantage, and successfully leverage new leadership strategies to adapt to changing times. From more powerful ways to unleash innovation to solutions for better capitalizing on cutting-edge advancements, discover how you and your organization can flourish in tomorrow's world – and effectively apply its most crucial success strategies and skills in context.
Even the most successful modern corporations, associations and professional groups must continually reinvent their products, processes and operations to remain relevant, given the pace at which the modern marketplace evolves. You can empower both individuals and teams to more effectively embrace paradigm shifts, improve organizational learning, and boost productivity with these proven new approaches to leadership, technology and time management. Bestselling business author and consultant Scott Steinberg explains how the market’s most innovative firms are embracing change management, and best practices and leadership pillars you can implement to breed a culture in which innovation thrives.
Change is the only constant modern professionals and organizations can rely on today. In this eye-opening presentation, bestselling business analyst and author Scott Steinberg explains how to avoid becoming a commodity – or worse, obsolete – by preparing you to identify and greet the challenges and opportunities which progress presents. From more powerful ways to capitalize on business intelligence and grow brand equity to developing cutting-edge products, services and customer experiences, he demonstrates how you can create and maintain a competitive edge – and effectively apply it in context.
Technology has become smarter, more affordable and easier to implement than ever, helping put more powerful tools at business fingertips than at any point in history: But how do you maintain competitive advantage when competitors have access to the same tools as well? Discover how market innovators continue to leverage technology and new business advancements to stay ahead of the curve, and ahead of the competition, in this dynamic and engaging presentation from one of the world's leading business strategists. Attendees will learn how the formula for surviving and thriving in dynamic and more demanding markets isn't as difficult as it seems - and discover what it takes to continually keep themselves at the head of the pack.