Founder of Monster.com
As the founder of Monster.com, Jeff Taylor forever changed the way the world networks and builds careers. Recognized as an innovator and visionary in both internet and careers industries, Taylor reinvented the way the world looks for employment. His “monster idea,” conceived at the dawn of the World Wide Web, quickly became one of the first dot-com companies (and the 454th registered domain on the web). Read More >
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Southwest, Starbucks, Dyson, Monster, Apple, Facebook: The most celebrated companies today have been disruptive forces that changed the rules of their industries. Read More >
Legendary business leader Jeff Taylor is one of the most acclaimed disruptors. By founding Monster.com, he profoundly changed the rules of how companies hire talent, and in the process he antiquated the newspaper advertising revenue system. In one of the most highly engaging presentations you will ever experience, he takes you through the leadership strategies that have led to this type of market disruption, exploring the innovative thinking and case studies of current companies that have radically changed their industries and redefined the rules of the game. Read Less ^
What does it take to make a successful entrepreneur? Vision, action, passion, and some quality time in the shower – at least that’s what Jeff Taylor mandates. (Doesn’t everyone have a whiteboard and dry erase markers in the shower?) Read More >
In this interactive presentation, motivational keynote speaker Jeff Taylor explores how building a big idea from scratch or building your own Monster brand can give you the edge to break out against competition. Starting with targeting the right market and turning it upside down, Taylor lays out the best practices for strategically building your own brand. From there, he explains the perfect recipe for successfully reaching your goals: train like an athlete, prepare like a marketer, work like an entrepreneur, and add a pinch of luck. Read Less ^
Social networking platforms like MySpace, Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter have changed the way conversations are held in the marketplace. For the first time in history, companies are faced with the dilemma of dealing with the phenomenon of user-generated content. Read More >
Social media speaker Jeff Taylor explores how Web 2.0 tools can be applied to business and why joining the online conversation is important for corporations. Taylor takes you on a journey through the world of network marketing where you will meet innovators, early adopters, the massive middle, and laggards.
Laying out the benefits of Web 2.0 for your company, he shows how using innovative technology creates a competitive advantage. Read Less ^
Corporate America is experiencing a shift in business models as a result of technology-driven changes in marketing and the rise of social networks. Faced with finding new ways to brand services or products and shape customer attitudes, companies often struggle to successfully engage in the online conversation taking place right now. Read More >
Keynote speaker Jeff Taylor will set the stage for your company by helping you develop a strategy for bringing your brand into the social media sphere. Taylor breaks down the anxieties of participating in social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and MySpace, and details their importance in communicating with your audience. Sometimes, going viral can be the catalyst your company needs to take its brand to the next level. Read Less ^
From the advent of job sites like Monster.com and social networking sites like Facebook, the Internet has affected the dynamics of the employer-employee relationship. From the way we look for jobs to “friending” our employees, the landscape for managers and HR professionals has completely changed. Read More >
Join inspirational speaker Jeff Taylor as he takes a fascinating look at the current employment environment and the challenges today’s organizations face. The founder of Monster.com and eons.com, Taylor explores how online job growth has changed the nature of human resources and talks about the importance of innovation during unemployment.
This session provides practical advice on recruiting and attracting talent in our current marketplace, as well as how to retain that talent by building power from a motivated workforce. Do you have Baby Boomers retiring with little or no one ready with the knowledge of how to do their jobs? You will walk away with practical advice and a renewed understanding of what it takes to retain the best and the brightest in today’s job market. Read Less ^
Keynote speaker Jeff Taylor invites you to explore your hidden talents as CEO of your own life. Read More >
Sharing his own journey of successfully building Monster.com from scratch, the time and patience invested along the way, and the many hurdles overcome, he shows how perseverance and dedication pay off not only in business, but in life.
Taylor engages audiences in this entertaining and interactive walk through branding and packaging your own idea and adding vision, passion, and action to power up your life. Read Less ^
Healthcare is experiencing a shift in the way it interacts with patients as a result of technology-driven changes in marketing and the rise of social networks. Healthcare providers are also faced with finding new ways to communicate with patients and often struggle to successfully engage in the online conversation taking place right now. Read More >
Keynote speaker Jeff Taylor will set the stage for your hospital by helping you develop a strategy for communicating, as well as bringing your brand into the social media sphere. Taylor breaks down the anxieties of participating in social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and MySpace, and details their importance as going viral can be the catalyst your hospital needs to take both your service and your brand to the next level. Read Less ^
Jeff Taylor is known for bringing his innovative vision to the public in the form of Monster.com, which revolutionized the job search market. But what many may not know is that Taylor has also dedicated much of his life to giving back, particularly to a jungle village in Guatemala, where he created the first-of-its-kind computer center, built a key road leading to the elementary school, and personally funds four teachers. The only center of its kind, it has allowed half of the village to attend school. Read More >
In this captivating keynote speech, and with his trademark veracity, Jeff Taylor shares with audiences the personal story of how he found new worth in giving back to a community in need—and the profound power of technology in educating and bettering the lives of that community. Read Less ^
"Jeff Taylor was the best keynote speaker we’ve ever had! He spent a great deal of time with us going over details about our company and clients to customize. Jeff was EXCELLENT and so easy to work with."
"The event went very well. We had the liveliest student discussion yet, and the biz leader event was well attended at about 250 attendees. Media attention this time around was the best yet. DeVry is extremely pleased with the relationship we've developed with Jeff and is looking forward to working with him in the future. Thanks so much for all your help at the American Program Bureau in making these events so successful."
"Jeffrey Taylor was terrific, just perfect and very professional. His presentation was information and fun, the two qualities I most want most in a keynote. Thank you and your team so much for helping to secure him and make his presence in Nashville a reality."
"Jeffrey was spectacular! He was funny, had good timing, and very relevant content. He was so easy to work with. And, finally, the executive connections group Q&A was lively and beneficial for everyone. I would definitely recommend Jeff."
"Jeff was a huge success this morning! What a great man...a great speaker and his mind....wow! Wish I'd been born with that kind of brain!!! He was charming, easy to work with, loads of fun, personable, entertaining presentation."
"Your insights on friendship were spoken so beautifully, and gave the message of hope as effectively as a papal visit. I believe that for a man to be considered "great" he should 1) lead by example and 2) inspire people to lead better lives. Please accept my notion that you rock on both counts! Thank you so very much for making my daughter's graduation day a truly memorable one! Jeff Taylor delivered a GREAT commencement address!"
"Thank you very much for your interesting, engaging and energizing keynote speech. Your message about the impending employment crisis and the importance of building human capital was right on point. Our Board members and Summit participants are still buzzing about your presentation. Their enthusiasm is reflected in the Summit evaluation – where you scored off the charts. Again, thank you for inspiring and motivating San Diego County’s business leaders to think about the importance of developing human capital and making it a priority for our community."
"For job seekers, it's vital to make that good first impression. But at Daniel Webster College's 42nd Commencement yesterday, Monster.com founder Jeff Taylor told graduates he was out to make a lasting impression.
And Taylor did just that by climbing down off the stage with a clip-on microphone to deliver an interactive speech that was partly humorous, partly a repeat-after-me motivational pep rally, and partly a serious lecture on the value of inspiration, innovation, persistence, determination and best friends."
"Well, Jeff Taylor was a fantastic and I can see using him in more events in the future. I had one high-level executive say this was the best motivational speaker he had ever seen."