You and your friends burned the ships which may take you to corporate corridors and decided to sail on a boat called entrepreneurship. Your B-School is happy with your decision of becoming of job giver so do your professors, the dean at your b-school also took up the initiative to start a foundation for supporting your entrepreneurial dreams but do you really think you are capable enough to sail your boats in a sea called world economy. To all the novice rowers in the world economy there are many amateur rowers who may help you in sailing your boat by offering tips, guidance and experiences.
B-School.com decided to cover some of the best keynote speakers profile and the possible way to contact them.
John Mullins: – Author of four best-selling books on entrepreneurship including ‘Getting to Plan – B’ and ‘New Business Road Test’ John W. Mullins is an associate professor of Management Practice in Entrepreneurship and Marketing at the prestigious London School of Business. An MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and PhD from University of Minnesota, John started his teaching career in 1992. John consulted many fortune 100 companies and conducted executive program for variety of organizations including Endeavor, Kenya Airways, Merck-Serono, Time Warner Communications, the European and African Venture Capital Association, Pumpkin Ltd, the young Presidents Organization and the International Finance Corporation of The World Bank. John served on the boards of many fast-growing entrepreneurial ventures.
Jullian Birkinshaw: – Profiled as one of the six ‘Next Generation Management Guru’ and the person who laid the stone for Innovative ‘MLab’ (Management Innovation Lab) along with Gary Hamel, Birkinshaw is professor of strategy and entrepreneurship and is an author of eleven books including the best sellers ‘Reinventing Management (2010)’, ‘Giant Steps in Management (2007)’, ‘Inventuring: Why Big Companies think small (2003)’, ‘Leadership the Sven-Goran Eriksson Way (2002) and ‘Entrepreneurship in the Global Firm (2001)’.
Birkinshaw consults or sits on board of many top companies including Rio Tinto, SAP, ABN AMRO, GSK, ABB, Ericsson, Kone, Exxon, WPP, Bombardier, Sara Lee, HSBC, Akzo Nobel, Roche, Thyssen Krupp, UBS, PWC, Coloplast, BBC and Novo Nordisk. Jullian Birkinshaw holds a MBA and PhD from Western Ontario University.
For entrepreneurship keynotes Jullian Birkinshaw can be contacted on [email protected] or +44 (0)20 7000 7001
Peter Sheahan: – Every one talks about the change but very few knows how to implement it and Peter Sheahan is one among the few who knows the perfect strategies to implement change in organization.
Peter Sheahan founded the ChangeLab to help companies in activating desired behaviour to succeed, building brand and reputation, accessing new buyers and new markets, generating high quality leads and creating positive social impact.
Peter Sheahan is regarded as one of the top 25 most influential leader by national speakers association and is the author of six books including the best sellers ‘Flip’ and ‘Generation Y’. Peter is recognized internationally as a leading business thinker and has advised executives and leaders for clients including Google, Goldman Sachs, Hilton Hotels, Harley Davidson and GlaxoSmithKline. Peter was conferred with the title 30 under 30 entrepreneurs by thought leaders.
For entrepreneurship keynotes Peter Sheahan can be contacted on [email protected] or +13036580500
Anil K. Gupta: – Globalization expert with a keen understanding of the emerging markets of Asia in general and China and India in particular, Anil K. Gupta is the author of four books including ‘Getting China and India Right’ and ‘Smart Globalization’ and published almost seventy papers on strategy and globalization.
Anil K. Gupta is a regular columnist for ‘Business Week’ and his opinion is widely taken as reference by many columnists of top business magazine including ‘The Wall Street Journal’, ‘Financial Times’, ‘Chief Executive Magazine’ and ‘USA Today’. A management graduate from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and a doctorate in management from Harvard Business School.
Anil K. Gupta sits on Michael Dingman Chair in Global Strategy & Entrepreneurship at the Smith School of Business, The University of Maryland at College Park. Anil K. Gupta is a regular keynote speaker at major conferences and sits on many entrepreneurial as a board member or adviser.
For entrepreneurship keynotes Anil K. Gupta can be contacted on [email protected] or +1.301.405.2221
Wil Schroter: – Started a company at the age of 19, an internet venture, sold it at the age of 22 to another big company joined the board of the large firm and helped them grow it to 600Mn$ with in four years, Wil is a serial young entrepreneur, regular speaker and a thought leader in the area of entrepreneurship and innovation.
Working on board with his first company Wil Started another venture, a software company, and helped it to reach 10Mn$ in revenues. Honoured by Ernst and Young as the young entrepreneur of the year, Wil is a founder of regular syndicated column ‘Go Big or Go Home’ which reaches over 4 million professionals every week in 42 major cities across US. Apart from the consulting firms Wil Started two more successful ventures, including swapalease.com and GoBigNetwork. At the age of thirty Wil is most sought after key-note speakers for entrepreneurship, innovation and new business development.