Speaking & Videos

Berkun has inspired & entertained audiences at hundreds of events, keynoting important conferences with inspiring lessons about creativity, management, leadership, innovation and much more.

He’s the most dynamic, entertaining and memorable speaker you’re likely to find. He’s also the author of the bestseller, Confessions of A Public Speaker, generously sharing the lessons he’s learned as an expert storyteller and premier speaker.

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Popular Keynotes

  • The Myths of Innovation
  • Creative Thinking Hacks
  • How Progress Happens
  • Feedback without Frustration
  • Confessions of A Public Speaker
  • The Future of Work
  • How To Make Things Happen
  • What To Do When Things Go Wrong

The Experience You Need

Berkun does 20 to 30 lecture and keynotes every year for companies like Harvard University, Yale University, Columbia University, Carnegie Mellon University, NPR, MSNBC, CNBC, Microsoft, Fidelity, Apple, Netflix, Google, TEDx, Tools of Change, WebStock, An Event Apart, and The Economist.

You should hire Scott to speak at your event or organization. You can know, with confidence, your audience will leave laughing, educated, smiling and inspired to think about their work in a better way. Watch Scott in action>

Creative Thinking Hacks

Berkun has been studying creativity for more than a decade. This short, entertaining talk combines the best lessons from the latest in neuroscience with timeless ideas of practice from great creators of the past.

The Myths of Innovation

Over 150,000 people have watched this great talk on the truth about how innovation happens.

Saving Your Creative Soul

How can you learn to work through moments of doubt? In 10 minutes Berkun explains how to listen to your own creative soul.

How to write 1000 words (live)

Watch Scott explain his writing process as you see a timelapsed video of an essay being written.

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