- Originator of Popular Chicken Soup for the Soul Series; Renowned Peak Performance Strategist and Success Coach
As the beloved originator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, Jack Canfield fostered the emergence of inspirational anthologies as a genre - and watched it grow to a billion dollar market. As the driving force behind the development and delivery of more than 100 million books sold through that franchise, Jack is uniquely qualified to talk abou ...Chairman and CEO, Institute for Global Futures; Acclaimed Futurist, Author and Visionary Business Advisor
Dr. James Canton is a renowned global futurist, social scientist, keynote presenter, author, and visionary business advisor. For over 30 years, he has been insightfully predicting the key trends that have shaped our world. He is a leading authority on future trends in innovation and The Economist recognizes him as one of the leading futurists, worl ...Critically-Acclaimed, Award-Winning Political Satire Troupe
Hailed by CNN's Larry King as "The best...there's no one in their league" and Former President George H.W. Bush stating "The Capitol Steps make it easier to leave public life," this hilarious, insightful, political satire group has entertained audiences with their musical revues all across the country for over 25 years.23-Year Veteran of the CIA's Clandestine Services; Former CIA Deputy National Intelligence Officer for Transnational Threats; Bestselling Author, The ...
A 23-year veteran of the CIA's legendary Clandestine Services, Glenn Carle was almost never who he said he was nor did what he claimed to be doing. As a covert operative, Carle spent many years abroad, working undercover on four continents on issues of national security, terrorism, and international trade. Carle's last position was as Deputy Nation ...
- Best-Selling Author; Technology Entrepreneur and Executive
The employer-employee relationship is broken, and managers face a seemingly impossible dilemma. Ben Casnocha shares the solution with audiences and helps them understand that employees are not family or free agents but allies.Top Management Consultant and Thought-Leader; Bestselling Business Author; Chairman Emeritus, Dell Perot Systems
James Champy is a leading global authority on the management issues surrounding business reengineering, organizational change, and corporate renewal. He consults extensively with senior-level executives of multinational companies seeking to improve business performance. His approach centers on helping leaders achieve business results through four d ...Foremost Business Thought-Leader and Strategist; Acclaimed Author of Bestselling Books Execution and Leadership in the Era of Economic Uncertainty
Ram Charan's brilliance is to merge high-level intellectual thinking about business with the hard-nosed drive for results in the real world. Charan understands what gives business leaders angst"whether it's rising complexity, fast commoditization, unrelenting demands for performance, or simply getting other people to perform. He spots the issues ah ...fee range: $40,000-$60,000The Go-To Expert on Finding, Engaging & Keeping Great Employees and Creating a Workplace Culture of “on Fire” Performance and Service
There is a war for talent taking place on a global scale, and the future belongs to forward-thinking organizations that are focused on creating and sustaining a dynamic and compelling workplace culture. Since 1998, Eric Chester has been the leading voice in attracting, managing, motivating, and retaining the emerging workforce. As an in-the-trench ...
- America's Most Popular Sketch Comedy Troupe
The Second City has been performing sketch comedy in front of audiences for nearly 50 years, making it the standard by which comedy and improv in America is judged. So much talent has come from the ranks of the company's many theaters over the years, it reads like a who's who of contemporary American comedy. Some of their most well-known alumni are ...Bestselling Author of 20 Books including the Chicken Soup for the Soul Series; Successful Businessman, Entertainer and Hall of Fame Speaker
Dan Clark is a man of many talents and extraordinary experience. He is CEO of a multi-million dollar corporation, a New York Times bestselling author, a songwriter and recording artist and an award-winning athlete who fought his way back from a paralyzing injury from which doctors claimed he would never recover. He is also the author of 20 books on ...Marketing Strategy Consultant, Branding Expert, Frequent Contributor to the Harvard Business Review
Dorie Clark is a marketing strategy consultant, professional speaker, and frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review. Recognized as a “branding expert” by the Associated Press, Fortune, and Inc. magazine, she is the author of Entrepreneurial You (Harvard Business Review Press,), Reinventing You, and Stand Out, which was named the #1 Le ...Renowned Political Journalist and Author; Contributing Editor, Newsweek Magazine
Respected political reporter, author and analyst, Eleanor Clift writes about the Washington power structure, the influence of women in politics and other complex, contemporary issues; she is currently assigned to follow the jockeying over policy and politics in a divided Congress, where the two parties share power and where President Obama faces m ...fee range: $10,000 & Under