2019 speaker clients and events
Apple, AdWeek, BBC, BrewDog, Birds Eye, Compare The Market, Digital Denmark, Enterprise Nation, Facebook, Freuds, Google, Heineken, IOD, Jones Lang LaSalle, KFC, Lego, MetroBank, Mercedes, Mindshare, Ministry of Defence, NewsCorp, Nesta, Nominet, OMR, Oxford University, Perkbox, Penguin, Red Bull, Sony, Stella McCartney, The Times, TEDx, Vans, Unilever, Virgin, WeWork, WarnerBros, Y Food, and ZenDesk … so, we’re really looking for bookings beginning with Q and X before the year is out.
Current speaking topics
The next essential workplace skill of the 21st Century.
Professional Rule-breaking is the art of changing the way things are done at work. Sam’s believes there’s too much talk about ‘disruption’ and not enough action, his new model for creating change is being applied by brands from Mercedes to Sony.
Chief Purpose Officer
The most important hire, you’re never going to make.
Based on 20 years working at the intersection of public and private sector, Sam predicted the growth of ‘purpose’, here he outlines the difference between the benefit Vs the bullshit, the opportunity to be had, what everyone gets wrong and the big what next.
Be More Pirate Or How To Take On The World And Win
Now an international Best Seller, Sam’s debut book began life as a talk and a workshop featuring lessons in innovation, strategy and leadership from lesser known but true stories of Golden Age of Pirates, and their surprisingly sophisticated organisational models.
The Talent Gap
As CEO and Founder of Livity, the international youth network, Sam has 20 years experience working directly with young people, from all walks of life, as a mentor to thousands of young people, Sam has a unique insight into the future of talent.