My keynotes always have creativity at their core and are adapted to the audience to ensure relevance. Here are my most requested keynotes. Bespoke talks are also possible - let's please visit about your needs!

pause. think. create. (a.k.a. powerful pauses)

In this talk, I show how to transform your life simply by taking just 10 minutes a day for yourself. Participants will learn how time away from connected devices with nothing more than a pencil and paper can positively impact their attitude, creativity and outlook on life. In an optional workshop, I illustrate how a Pause can truly make a difference by teaching participants a creative thinking technique they can use daily in their personal as well as work lives. 

creativity is the new black.

What core attributes do leaders need to possess for the future? This talk shares how viewing their work and their teams through an artist's eyes will help them navigate these VUCA (volatile, uncertain, chaotic and ambiguous) times. The clip above is from a "Powered by PechaKucha" session (20 slides x 20 seconds per slide - a tricky structure!) at a media conference. My entire talk fits a 20-30 minute keynote format.

perspective: a look at work through a lens

“What’s true in photography is true in work.” I am a fine-art photographer and exhibit my work internationally This visually-rich keynote cleverly uses photography as a metaphor for work. Your audience will learn:

  • How a clear vision impacts a project from the outset
  • How to use the resources they have effectively
  • The need to deliver something meaningful in the end
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11 1/2 ways to ignite your creativity

Based on the book of the same name, this high-impact, rapid fire keynote shares ideas - 11 1/2 of them, actually - that will ignite your group's creativity.  Do the math: 11 1/2  ideas in under 30 minutes - it's a high-energy situation!