As Abert Einstein once said “Creativity is intelligence having fun.”
Duncan is a business creativity speaker who inspires, educates and entertains teams, leaders and organisations in a range of industries. He helps them unlock their creativity to give them the edge, increase profits, empower their team and increase their innovation ROI.
Duncan has been a global creativity speaker for over 10 years. His keynotes are inspired by his own experiences as a professional mentalist and magic consultant as well as an entrepreneur, author and founder of the Influence Association.
Duncan is not just a creativity speaker with theories and concepts but he practices what he preaches in perhaps one of the most creative artforms – that of mentalism (an off-shoot of magic). Duncan has been a prolific creator of magic and mentalism effects and routines for the past 15 years and some of these are showcased in his creativity keynote speech.
As a creativity speaker, Duncan tailors his knowledge and experience from working in the creative industry and his background of working in industry to present a truly compelling and contextually sound speech.
The techniques shared are applicable in business and will show you how to develop your creative skills to survive and thrive in this current age of disruption.
WHY CHOOSE DUNCAN?
Duncan inspires, educates and motivates audiences worldwide. His unique and contemporary creativity keynote speech helps unlock your creative potential to give you the edge to empower your team and take your organisation from good to great!
He draws on his experience as a professional mentalist, creative consultant and working in the corporate industry to share his powerful Creativity Model™ to unlock the creative potential in your teams and leaders. He reveals the creative processes used by some of the world’s most creative orgnaisations and tailors it to your company using your language and with your values in mind.
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WHY IS IT SO IMPORTANT TO NURTURE CREATIVITY?
- About 60% of CEOs polled cited creativity as the most important leadership quality, compared with 52% for integrity and 35% for global thinking. CEOs understandably ranked the need to create new business models as their second biggest worry for 2022.
2. An average consumer attention span today is 8 seconds which is 1 second less than a goldfish! It has dropped 4 seconds since 2000. This is one of the reaosns why today’s best content creators are in such high demand. All companies need empowered, creative employees who can contribute groundbreaking ideas, thoughts and suggestions to reach their consumers.
3. Google have already recognised the need to foster creativity and innovation. They call it their 20% project. They allow their engineers to spend 20% of their working week on projects that interest them. This encourages them to help access the many talents of its employees and give them the opportunity to consistently work on a personal passion – which is both great for internal innovation and morale.
WHAT IS A CREATIVITY SPEAKER?
A creativity speaker is a professional speaker that speaks at conferences and summits and events. A creativity speaker usually comes from a background of working in a creative field or is known for their insights into the behavioral science behind creativity. Duncan has experience in both areas. As a professional mentalist, he has performed his show around the world as well as been a magic consultant for a number of productions. Founding the Influence Association has given the opportunity to delve into the mind of to many creative individuals and orgnaisations to uncover the secrets. A creative speaker will present strategies and techniques to unlock your creativity to bring about an innovative and forward-thinking culture.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO HIRE A CREATIVITY SPEAKER?
Hiring a professional creativity speaker can vary in fees based on their credentials and experience. A professional creativity speaker with little experience will charge between £1,000 and £3,000 whilst a creativity speaker with more experience and more well known charge more than £4,000. A creativity speaker with lots of experience who has authored books, from or from a professional creative background will charge more than £20,000. Celebrity creativity speakers may charge in excess of £50,000 per appearance. Get in touch with Duncan to check his fees and availability for your event.
HOW MUCH EXPERIENCE DOES DUNCAN HAVE AS A CREATIVITY SPEAKER?
Duncan has been speaking at conferences and events for over 10 years. He has been working in the creative industry as both a mentalist and creative consultant for over 15 years. As the CEO and founder of the Influence Association, and professional mentalist, he has worked with many global sales clients including: Procter and Gamble, Coca Cola, Audi, Ernst and Young Huawei and Nike to name a few.