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Liz Wiseman
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California, USA
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PROFILE
  • President of the Wiseman Group, a leadership research and development firm.
  • Provides leadership strategy counseling to companies like Apple, Disney, Facebook, Google, and Nike.
  • Ranked by Thinkers50 as a top management thinker and named one of the top ten leadership thinkers in the world.
  • Wiseman shares her unique and groundbreaking approach to leadership, teaching you how to utilize your employees’ intelligence and achieve your company’s full potential.
  • Wiseman engages and inspires audiences with effective methodologies for leaders at every level of business.

When it comes to leadership strategy, there is no better expert than Liz Wiseman. Wiseman is the President of the Wiseman Group, a leadership and research development firm located in Silicon Valley. Her organization has provided its services to such companies as Apple, Disney, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Nike, and Twitter.

Wiseman earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Brigham Young University. Upon graduating, she set out to take the business world by storm. She worked for 17 years as Vice President of Oracle University and as the global leader for human resource development. Her career at Oracle Corporation took her all over the world, leading her to work and travel in more than 40 countries. She went on to become the President of the Wiseman Group, and today she shares her expertly researched leadership strategies with executives from around the world.

Thinkers50, which was described by the Financial Times as the “Oscars of management thinking,” has recognized Wiseman as one of the best management thinkers in the world. She has also been named one of the ten most significant leadership thinkers, and was a recipient of the 2016 ATD Champion of Talent Award.

Wiseman has written three best-selling books, including her most recent title, Rookie Smarts: Why Learning Beats Knowing in the New Game of Work. She also provides contributions to the Harvard Business Review and Fortune, and her work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur, and Time magazine.

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TESTIMONIALS

This presentation was over the top! Everyone from the warehouse supervisor to the senior executives raved about it. Great presence, wonderful engaging stories, solid concepts for use by leaders at any level and wonderful slides with videos. Liz engaged the audience along the way and ended with a one-to-one exercise that left everyone thinking, talking and involved.
    The Alternative Board

"Having secured keynote speakers for close to 30 years, I have Liz Wiseman at the very top of the list. Her energy, knowledge and preparation are second to none. If you want 'take home value' for your teams, book Liz Wiseman... I have twice, and she is off the charts.".
    Gary Williams, VP, Franchise Relations, MRI Network.

"You have NO IDEA how great that talk was. I have never been in a Tech Talk here where there wasn't a room full of open lap tops. Never. Twitter is a laptop-open culture and you managed to pull off what I thought was an impossible feat! I was impressed by the level of engagement and the number of questions at the end. You are certainly a powerhouse!".
    Janet Van Huysse, Vice President of Human Resources, Twitter, Inc.

"Liz Wiseman has a powerful message and research to back it up Three days later, I’m still processing the content and how it plays out in my company, my personal relationships and in my role as a sales leader.".
    Mike Weinberg, SVP, Gabriel Group & Fortune Growth Summit participant

"I’m a newly promoted Vice President and Multipliers has unlocked for me how I need to lead in my new role. It is the leadership approach that will take me through the next 10 years of my career.".
    Allison Mast, Vice President, GAP, Inc.

PROGRAMS

Liz Wiseman’s intelligence shines as she shares leadership strategies that she has used to benefit such companies as Google, Nike, Facebook, and Disney. She is engaging and powerful as she delivers her unique take on business management, and she will change the way you think about leadership forever.

Wiseman’s ideas are beneficial to leaders at any level. She shares with audiences her concept of the “multiplier,” a leader who recognizes and utilizes the intelligence of everyone in their company, resulting in the maximum and most effective ideas and output. Audiences will leave Wiseman’s presentation feeling vivified and enlightened, and ready to make productive change.

Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter

We've all experienced two dramatically different types of leaders. The first type consists of individuals who drain intelligence, energy, and capability from the people around them and always need to be the smartest people in the room. They are the idea killers, the energy sappers, the diminishers of talent and commitment. The second type, on the other side of the spectrum, consists of leaders who use their intelligence to amplify the intelligence and capabilities of the people around them. When these leaders walk into a room, light bulbs go off over people's heads, ideas flow, and problems get solved. They are the leaders who inspire employees to stretch themselves and get more from other people. They are the "multipliers." And the world needs more of them, especially now that leaders are expected to do more with less.

In this highly engaging talk, speaker Liz Wiseman will share the research behind "multipliers" and illustrate the resoundingly positive and profitable effect these multipliers have on organizations - how they get more done with fewer resources, develop and attract talent, and cultivate new ideas and energy to drive organizational change and innovation. She'll introduce the five disciplines that distinguish "multipliers" from "diminishers" and provide practical tips for leading like a "multiplier."

BEST-SELLING BOOKS

The Multiplier Effect

The Multiplier Effect: Tapping the Genius Inside Our Schools
Why do some leaders double their team’s effectiveness, while others seem to drain the energy right out of the room? Using insights gained from more than 100 interviews with school leaders, this book pinpoints the five disciplines that define how Multipliers bring out the best across their schools. By practicing these disciplines, you’ll learn how to:

  • Attract top teachers to your school
  • Create an intense environment that demands people’s best thinking
  • Drive sound decisions by constructing debate and decision-making forums
  • Give your team a sense of ownership for responsibilities and results

  • Multipliers

    Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter
    A thought-provoking, accessible, and essential exploration of why some leaders (“Diminishers”) drain capability and intelligence from their teams, while others (“Multipliers”) amplify it to produce better results. Including a foreword by Stephen R. Covey, as well the five key disciplines that turn smart leaders into genius makers, Multipliers is a must-read for everyone from first-time managers to world leaders.

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