I understand the challenge of finding the right speaker to get your message across. This is why I work closely with each organization I speak at to ensure I understand their goals, audience and desired outcomes.
I bring practical experience, subject matter expertise, and a tailored speaking approach that guarantee success.
The following is a selection of international organizations across the United States, Europe and Asia that I recently spoke at:
You can click on any of the links below to take you directly to the relevant sections or simply scroll down to continue viewing.
If you want to check my availability for your event, or if you have some questions before proceeding further, please click here:
What You Can Expect
Here’s what you can expect from me:
- Prompt, professional replies to your phone calls and messages.
- A personal phone consultation with me prior to your event so I can better understand how I can best serve you and your audience
- An announcement about your event on my blog and social media channels. (This assumes that your event is open to the public and you want additional visibility for it.)
- A professionally prepared, dynamically delivered presentation focused on achieving outcomes you want with your audience.
- A custom resource page, exclusively created for your attendees. It will include the slides I used in the presentation, along with links to books, articles, and other resources I believe will be helpful.
- A quick follow-up communication after the event to make sure I met your expectations. (I also want to know how you think I can improve.)
My Most Requested Topics
Here’s a list of the most requested topics I speak on. Click ‘learn more’ next to the topic you would like to explore further.
- Global China: How Chinese Companies Are Reshaping International Business (Learn more)
- Global Branding: Build a Brand that Travels Worldwide and Transcends Cultural Barriers (Learn more)
- Global Careers: Positioning Yourself for Success in a Global Workplace (Learn more)
- Global Leadership: The Five Characteristics of Effective Global Leaders (Learn more)
Don’t see what you’re looking for? Contact me to see if I’m the right speaker for your next event.
What Others Are Saying
Here is what a few other event organizers said after I spoke for them. These are just quick excerpts. The full text is in the column on the right-hand side of this page
He's highly engaging!
--Marc SzepanSenior Fellow, Mercator Institute for China Studies and former Senior Vice President, Lufthansa Airlines
... a unique ability to appeal to multiple audiences sitting in the same room.
-- Aaron BrickmanSenior Vice President, Organization for International Investment and former Deputy Executive Director, SelectUSA
He made a series of complex topics easily understandable...
-- Sophie MeunierProfessor, Princeton University Woodrow Wilson School of Public & International Affairs
Joel gave a first-rate presentation...
-- Richard VuylstekePresident, American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong
The Next Step
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