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Bestselling leadership and business keynote speaker Scott Steinberg is one of the world’s most celebrated futurists, and strategic innovation consultants, as seen in 600+ outlets from CNN to The Wall St. Journal, and the author of Make Change Work for You: 10 Ways to Future-Proof Yourself, Fearlessly Innovate and Succeed Despite Uncertainty. The CEO of management consulting and market research firm TechSavvy Global, he helps clients create value and cultivate competitive advantage on the back of emerging innovations and trends. An award-winning provider of keynote speeches, workshops and seminars for Fortune 500 businesses, non-profits, associations and educational institutes, he's partnered with many leading organizations to deliver game-changing leadership, education, and change management programs. The world’s largest enterprises and brands describe him as both a “defining figure in business” and “top trendsetter to follow.”

Among today’s most-quoted keynote speakers and trend experts, as seen by over one billion people worldwide, Scott's 10+ year track record for accurately predicting business, consumer and technology trends has made him a fixture in mainstream media. Today's #1-ranked technology expert according to Google, he's been a syndicated columnist on change and innovation for numerous outlets ranging from Fast Company, Inc. and Entrepreneur to Rolling Stone and The Huffington Post. An acclaimed entrepreneur who’s built and sold several startups and divisions, recent works include Becoming Essential, The Crowdfunding Bible, Teaching Technology and the bestselling Business Expert’s Guidebook. His motivational speeches, leadership seminars and training workshops are renowned for demonstrating thousands how to become more successful and effective in their life and career.

Entries by Scott Steinberg

How to Make Business Innovation Simple

(0) Comments | Posted October 20, 2015 | 4:33 PM

Who says innovation has to be difficult? While game-changing breakthrough technologies and new scientific discoveries tend to hog media headlines, it bears remembering: Evolutionary changes (slight shifts in business strategy or thinking) can often be every bit as powerful as revolutionary advancements. All too often, at the pace today's market...

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The FBI: Tomorrow's Leading Innovator

(0) Comments | Posted May 15, 2015 | 8:37 AM

Innovators, beware: The FBI is watching you. Happily, it's making major strides towards combating terrorism and driving game-changing breakthroughs in national security as a result of these efforts as well. Credit the agency's recent establishment of a new internal innovation team designed to address the increasingly complex challenges of battling...

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How to Successfully Innovate in Business

(0) Comments | Posted March 31, 2015 | 3:24 PM

Forget innovation - focus on incentivization if you want to drive a radical shift in corporate culture instead. That was the key message from The Economist's star-studded annual Innovation Forum, held this past week in Chicago, at which industry leaders from Google, GE, Caterpillar and other top enterprises gathered to...

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Business Innovation: What Market Leaders Can Learn From Video Games

(0) Comments | Posted March 4, 2015 | 4:55 PM

Businesses looking to innovate and stay ahead of the curve would do well to look to an unlikely source for inspiration -- the computer and video game field, one of today's most crowded, fast-moving and competitive spaces. With thousands of digital diversions now available for free, or for pennies on...

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5 Spectacular Examples of Turning Failure Into Success

(1) Comments | Posted January 15, 2015 | 4:45 PM

Examining the positive aspects of failure has become a growing trend in today's business world, and a practice increasingly celebrated by many of today's leading industry experts. Granted, this concept often feels like a paradox, as watching groups of highly accomplished and brilliant minds striving toward success by...

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How to Unleash Creativity and Innovation

(0) Comments | Posted January 15, 2015 | 10:41 AM

Today's workplace is anything but predictable and static. As working professionals and businesses, the reality of the new normal requires us to be more agile, adaptable, and capable of making smart decisions on the fly - a process fundamentally rooted in creativity and innovation. Whether you're a senior leader, middle...

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5 Key Essentials Needed for Business Success

(1) Comments | Posted January 4, 2015 | 1:27 PM

The shape of modern business looks very different for today's enterprise than it did just a decade ago thanks to radical advancements in technology, communications, and connectivity. But the more things change for today's organizations, the more they stay the same: Many elements required to successfully own or operate a...

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Business Innovation: How to Succeed and Stay Ahead of the Curve

(0) Comments | Posted January 4, 2015 | 10:29 AM

Of all the buzzwords utilized in business today, innovation and disruption rank among the most popular. What you may be surprised to learn is that they also rank among the most widely misunderstood. Were you to look up either term's definition, you may be surprised what you'd find -- and...

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Business Travel Tips: How to Get More Done On the Road

(0) Comments | Posted March 26, 2014 | 6:40 PM

As frequent business travelers know, it's vital to stay productive while on the road. Mobile as modern careers have become, it's no wonder professionals are constantly looking for better ways to stay connected, both with the home office, and their own homes. Luckily, a growing number of apps, mobile devices,...

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Redefining Success: Getting to How and Why

(0) Comments | Posted December 12, 2013 | 4:29 PM

Click here to watch the TEDTalk that inspired this post.

Throughout the course of his critically-acclaimed TEDTalk, "How Great Leaders Inspire Action," Simon Sinek repeatedly asks a simple question: "Why?" Compared to the way many individuals and organizations think -- e.g. in terms of who? what?...

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The New Rules of Advertising, Marketing and PR

(4) Comments | Posted August 23, 2013 | 6:44 PM

In an age of constant change and connectivity, everything has changed for working professionals, brands and businesses. Regardless of your chosen industry or field of expertise, famed social media expert and Altimeter Group analyst Brian Solis proposes a better approach to navigating these increasingly choppy and uncertain waters...

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Distance Learning: Best Apps, Tools and Online Services

(4) Comments | Posted August 23, 2013 | 2:01 PM

Distance learning solutions and online educational tools are rapidly growing in popularity and effectiveness with teachers, colleges and university-level programs worldwide. One recent survey estimated that at least one in five undergraduates has participated in at least one "distance education" course as part of their studies, and many...

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Change Management: How to Build and Run a Better Business

(0) Comments | Posted June 21, 2013 | 6:07 PM

Businesses juggling change management efforts and strategic initiatives as they work to adapt or reposition their organization to cost-efficiently and effectively operate in the new market reality often face a number of challenges from a corporate leadership standpoint. As even the most successful executives are aware, driving positive employee engagement,...

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Social Media Marketing: 7 Tools for Businesses and Brands

(6) Comments | Posted April 11, 2013 | 5:10 PM

Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, Flickr, LinkedIn -- the list of leading social networks businesses and brands must suddenly pay attention to goes on and on. Needless to say, it can be a daunting task to keep track of the social media marketing world when it comes to your business. Before...

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20 Ways to Enjoy Free Online Learning and Classes: MOOCs and More

(0) Comments | Posted April 4, 2013 | 1:03 PM

Like free online learning services, massive open online courses (MOOCs) are among the hottest new trends sweeping schools, colleges and education today. Technology tools that allow students of all ages -- even adults -- to access classes and lessons via the Internet, all are set to revolutionize learning by providing...

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Inbound Marketing and Content Strategy: How to Build Better Campaigns

(0) Comments | Posted April 3, 2013 | 5:24 PM

Inbound marketing is one of the most powerful tools for generating sales today. However this technique - also closely-associated with related forms of promotion such as content marketing and permission marketing - is only as effective as how well it is strategized and performed. All too often, businesses make critical...

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Futurist Speaker: How to Design Products and Services for Smartphones, Tablets

(0) Comments | Posted March 12, 2013 | 12:02 PM

More touchscreen and mobile devices, including cutting-edge solutions such as smartphones, tablets and hybrid or ultrabook laptops, are connected to the Internet than ever before. According to Harbor Research, in fact, there are now nearly 7 billion connected devices on the planet, or almost as many gadgets as...

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Technology for Schools and Teachers: 5 Reasons Digital Learning Matters

(5) Comments | Posted March 8, 2013 | 12:04 PM

In case you haven't figured it out already, you need to take everything you know about what school was like when you were a kid and throw it out the window. If the fact that nearly every child these days is individually dropped off and picked up by their parents...

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Technology and Schools: 10 High-Tech Lessons Every Teacher Should Know

(2) Comments | Posted March 5, 2013 | 3:59 PM

There's little doubt that technology is changing the way kids are learning in school classrooms and college campuses around the world. Not only do today's teachers need to learn new skills and decipher new ways of interacting to accommodate the growing use of smartphones, tablets, apps, online distance learning solutions,...

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Leadership and Management Tips: Strategic Lessons Anyone Can Learn From Startups

(1) Comments | Posted March 4, 2013 | 4:20 PM

Every entrepreneur worth his or weight in bestselling business books is familiar with the philosophy of the lean start-up--a stratagem which advocates learning, analytics and iteration, and offers a more measured approach to organizational progress and expansion. But equally important to note for modern executives is minimum viable product (MVP)...

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