Keynotes

How Leaders Lead, While Managers Just Manage

Leadership and management are not one in the same. Zack Friedman harnesses his experiences from Wall Street to The White House to identify the powerful ways that leaders execute, innovate and drive results within organizations. Zack has interacted with presidents, prime ministers, CEOs and billionaires – and knows what separates them from the pack. This presentation will help leaders:

  • Develop a transformational, results-driven style of leadership
  • Challenge conventional wisdom
  • Build, inspire and engage teams with long-term commitment
  • Create a mission-oriented organization with high performance results
  • Speak your truth with a unique voice

How To Build A Winning Culture That Drives Lasting Commitment

Companies like to talk about their culture, but what are the universal elements that create passion for executives and employees alike? Why are some companies more successful at attracting and retaining employees for the long-term? Today, employees view company culture as important as salary and benefits. A winning culture is more than the company handbook – it is ingrained intuition that every member of your organization can develop to bolster customer service and drive employee enthusiasm. Zack Friedman has advised Fortune 500 companies and start-ups, and has distilled the best elements that create high engagement and high performance. This presentation will help companies learn:

  • The underlying beliefs and behaviors that comprise successful company cultures
  • How to build a mission-driven, employee-centric organization
  • 7 companies with revolutionary corporate cultures that engage employees and create ever-lasting loyalty
  • 5 steps to develop a values-based organization
  • How to evolve your culture in changing times

Live Your Daily Championship: How To Unlock Your Potential In 60 Minutes

We all want to reach our potential and live our best life. In our fast-paced world, our commitments to work, family and others often come first. That means that there is less time left for you. In this inspirational presentation, Zack Friedman takes you on an exhilarating ride where you will learn:

  • How to develop your best self to achieve peak performance
  • How to remove the roadblocks to personal and professional happiness
  • The art of failure as an essential tool for self-improvement
  • How to live an inspired life with no regrets
  • How to find balance and equilibrium in your life

Think Like A Start-Up: How To Compete In The A Tech-Driven World

No matter your industry, there is a young, hungry start-up planning and plotting to drive disruption and innovation. In a technology-driven world, you have to adapt and transform – before your competitors do. If they beat you to the punch, here’s what you need to know to be competitive – even if you’re not a startup. In this presentation, you will learn:

  • How to think like a revolutionary start-up
  • How to develop a passionate, mission-driven start-up enterprise
  • Embrace the 5 character traits of a successful entrepreneur
  • How to position your organization to embrace a start-up philosophy to drive innovation and disruption
  • How to avoid the pitfalls of start-up mentality

What I Learned From Lunch With Warren Buffett

Zack had the honor of visiting Berkshire Hathaway in Omaha and having lunch with the world’s most successful investor, Warren Buffett. In this presentation, you will learn:

  • How Warren Buffett selects winning investments
  • The 3 character traits that set Warren Buffett apart
  • Warren Buffett’s single worst investment
  • How to apply Warren Buffett’s philosophy to your organization
  • Warren Buffett’s best life lessons