Reuven is a sought after keynote speaker, offering compelling insights around the future of business. Reuven’s keynotes engage people into thinking differently in how to see and approach opportunities, drive change and approach innovation through a fresh leadership lens.
No matter the topic, Reuven challenges the conventional notions of leadership, enabling leaders to connect the dots between business history, emerging trends and human aspects that come together to form the next paradigms that are needed to run innovative organizations. Reuven takes his audience through a journey of evolution as he offers compelling solutions from his personal experience on how to take action and execute for success.
His recent keynote topics include:
Strategy is Dessert for Culture’s Feast – Innovation is the Main Course – What does it really take to be an innovative organization? Is it money? resources? scale? talent?. Reuven takes you through a journey full of examples that illustrate that the first and foremost criteria to success is having a the right culture for innovation. Read more
Meet Tomorrow’s Consumer. Are You Ready? – Consumers have never been savvier, well connected, and value conscious. Reuven dives right into the detail of how the consumer is changing right in front of our eyes, drawing conclusions of how companies must apply imagination to see beyond what they’re selling today. Read more
New Problems Require New Approaches: The Rise of the Generalist – Almost every company as we know it has specialist organizations to support its business priorities, but what happens when the organization needs to solve a big hairy problem or launches a new business model that requires all-hands on deck? Reuven illustrates how the modern organization often fails to solve problems due to a major skills gap. He outlines what a Generalist 2.0 looks like and the value they bring to problem-solving and innovation in today’s rapidly changing business landscape. Read more
Unveiling the New – Fundamentally, the change that is occurring in front of our eyes has a lot to do with the core way of how businesses create and capture value. The very foundational principles that many existing companies have been built and grew on are being challenged every day. As we move from defined products to co-creation of value, any new ideas will be accepted, rejected or ignored because of how they’re understood. Preparing markets for innovation requires unusual creativity to achieve clarity around the problem or the proposition. Reuven shares techniques and examples that humanize the innovation by telling compelling stories. He will explore bringing the complex, unfamiliar and still-emerging innovations to life with artifacts, prototypes and demonstrations, taking customers on a journey of co-creating their future with our organizations. Read more
My upcoming speaking engagements
Toronto, Canada – May 12, 2015: Roundtable at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark – Keynote Speaker
Montreal, Canada – May 31 – June 2, 2015: Engagement + Impact: Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) 2015 National Conference – Keynote Speaker
New York City – September 16 – 17, 2015: The 10th Product Management Leadership Summit – Keynote speaker
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