Business keynote speaker for hire Adam Grant is a New York Times bestselling author and business professor. He has been rated Wharton Business School’s top professor for 5 straight years and is also the youngest tenured professor at the Wharton School. Adam is regarded as one of the 25 most influential management thinkers in the world and has been named to Forbes Magazine’s 40 Under 40 List. In 2016, Adam provided a TEDxTalk to a standing ovation in which he discussed how people can champion new ideas and how organizational leaders can combat groupthink. He has spoken for a large number of high profile clients including Facebook, Google, Pixar, Merck, Goldman Sachs and the World Economic Forum.
Adam is recognized as one of the most engaging business speakers on the speaking circuit available for corporate conferences, leadership summits, university speaker series and other business events. He motivates audiences to find meaning and live more creative and generous lives touching on topics such as collaboration, innovation and resilience. Many of his speech topics and insights derive from his two New York Times bestselling books titled Originals and Give & Take. He examines the psychology behind being successful in work and life, examining why helping others can help drive your own success and strategies for think outside the box.
Adam attended undergrad at Harvard University and earned his Ph.D. in organizational psychology at the University of Michigan. Since becoming a professor, Adam has contributed pieces to leading psychology and management journals such as Journal of Personality & Social Psychology and the Academy of Management Journal.
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