Speaking Engagements

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Ready to inspire a broader conversation about creating a thriving culture in your organization?   Drawing from research and interviews with many of today’s leading culture-builders, Simon has created a 75 minute talk that is both inspirational and practical.   Topics covered include:

  • The difference between a culture by default and a culture by design.
  • Clarity about your organization or team’s default culture and how it is causes unnecessary drama.
  • The four critical behaviors central for creating a thriving company culture.
  • A road map for designing, embedding and activating a ‘next level’ culture in your team or company.

If you wish to book Simon to speak at your event please reach out using the contact button below.

 

Recent Talks

Bringing Wisdom 2.0 To Work

Wisdom 2.0 Conference People’s Stage
February 28, 2015, San Francisco, CA

At the recent Wisdom 2.0 conference, Simon led an hour long breakout session. Many participants said it was the very best of the breakout sessions at the conference. Here are a few choice audio clips:

Culture Can Be Intentionally Shaped (1:52)

 

Creating a Culture Code (7:07)

 

Culture Coding 101

Silicon Valley Agile Trends and Leadership
March 19, 2015, Yahoo! Sunnyvale, CA

Culture matters, according to the 8th Annual State of Agile Survey. Respondents cited an “inability to change organizational culture” and the “general resistance to change” as the two most commonly cited barriers to agile adoption and success. In this interactive session, we explored the five most common culture-building pitfalls and how to avoid them.

  • The difference between a culture by default and a culture by design.
  • Clarity about your own default culture and how it is causes unnecessary drama.
  • The four critical behaviors central for creating an agile-friendly culture
  • A road map for designing,embedding and activating a ‘next level’ culture in your team or company.

 

Upcoming Talks

PMI SV Symposium Keynote

Santa Clara Convention Center
Oct 6, 2015


Booking Simon and Next Level Culture

If you wish to book Simon to speak at your event, or to book a free exploratory call to discuss working with our team, please reach out using the contact button below.