Paul Sloane is an entertaining, thought-provoking, motivational speaker and a recognized expert on lateral thinking, innovation, crowdsourcing and leadership. He is the author of 30 books on lateral puzzles, creativity, innovation and leadership. Over 2 million copies of his books have been sold.

He is an expert facilitator, link presenter and course leader. His keynote and after-dinner talks will enliven your event with a unique blend of puzzling challenges, humour and hard-hitting business messages. His workshops and innovation camps provide you with great ideas and practical techniques to improve leadership and innovation. Clients include Bayer, Bertelsmann, Microsoft, Reckitt Benckiser, GSK, Nike, Novartis, Swarovski and Unilever.

Paul took a first in Engineering at Cambridge. He joined IBM where he came top of Sales School. He went on to be Marketing Director and then MD of the database leaders, Ashton-Tate. He became VP International for MathSoft Inc. and CEO of Monactive Ltd.

His book titles include:
• The Leader's Guide to Lateral Thinking Skills
• The Innovative Leader
• How to be a Brilliant Thinker
• Lateral Thinking Puzzlers
• A Guide to Open Innovation & Crowdsourcing

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Paul Sloane

How Great Leaders inspire teams, manage risk and empower innovation.

Would you like to know how to generate more great ideas and turn them into ground-breaking innovations?  In this stimulating talk Paul Sloane explains how to unlock the inventiveness in your team and turn it into profitable innovation.  He uses stories, examples, practical advice and golden rules. You will learn:

– Three things that are impeding innovation in your business today
– How your assumptions limit your ability to conceive better solutions.
– Six ways that innovative leaders think and act differently
– How to think what nobody else thinks
– Why Roger Federer serves double faults!
– How to really empower your people.
– How to be an arsonist and a fire fighter!

This cast is ideal for anyone who is involved in leading teams or managing change.

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