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Seth  Mattison

Seth Mattison

Internationally Renowned Expert on Workforce Trends & Generational Dynamics

Biography

Seth Mattison is an internationally recognized thought leader, author, advisor, and top-rated keynote speaker on talent management, change and innovation, digital transformation, leadership, and the future of work. Read More >

His research, case studies, and thought leadership focus on inspiring audiences while sharing actionable strategies to drive meaningful outcomes for individuals and their organizations. His ideas have been featured in such publications as The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Entrepreneur, and The Globe and Mail and was recently named to the Top Speakers to Watch List.

For almost two decades, Seth has shared his insights with millions of business leaders around the globe and worked closely with many of the world’s most recognizable brands including Mastercard, Johnson and Johnson, IBM, The Dallas Cowboys, AT&T, PepsiCo, GE Energy, E&Y, Caterpillar, and The Walt Disney Company, to name a few.

In addition to speaking, Seth is the founder and CEO of FutureSight Labs, an org design and transformation firm that supports many of the world’s most inspiring leaders by helping prepare themselves and their organizations for the future of work through research, training, advising, coaching, digital tools, and thought leadership. Read Less ^

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Speech Topics

Guiding the Way: The Secret and the Science to Influencing and Leading During Times of Crisis

To effectively lead through unprecedent uncertainty today, leaders must have a framework for understanding external forces change and the competence to confidently make decisions with limited and incomplete information. Read More >

It requires leaders to have mindsets rooted certainty and resilience and the capacity to align and assure their cultures around a clear vision and decisive action.

As our ambiguous and uncertain future unfolds, some organizations will be resilient. For others, this future will be catastrophic. The actions of executives and their teams now, in the midst of crisis, will significantly determine their fate.

In this highly interactive deep-dive discussion, Seth will unpack the most critical skills and competencies and decision-making frameworks leader need to effectively shepherd their organizations through crises.

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  • Perspective on the neuroscience and neurocardiology of influence and change during times of uncertainty
  • Insights on the most critical leadership mindsets and skills for navigating ambiguity
  • A new framework for architecting and articulating communication strategies and cultural competencies that reach people and influence behavior
  • Access to case studies from category-leading brands leading the way forward

Leading High-Performance Remote Teams: Strategies for Succeeding with a Distributed Workforce

The world of work has forever been altered and the office as we once knew it is unlikely to return. Read More >

COVID-19 has served as catalyst for change and thrust upon organizations an accelerated cycle of disruption. A defining moment when everything about how we’ve historically collaborated and lead teams, organized and deployed resources, has been forced to be redesigned in an instant.

When teams are dispersed and isolated from each other, new systems, processes, skills and competencies will be required to effectively adapt and evolve to these new environments. A new normal is beginning to take shape and leaders must answer the call.

In this program, Seth Mattison will unpack the opportunities our new virtual environment presents along with research, case studies, and best practices for what leaders and managers can do today to effectively support and lead a high-performance remote workforce and mobile-first future.

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  • Insight on the data of what drives real engagement with remote workers
  • Perspective on the challenges of remote work isolation
  • Strategies for helping people maintain productivity away from the office
  • Techniques for maintaining human connection digitally
  • Tips for developing resilient mindsets, routines, and rituals to support high performance

The Human Connection: Harnessing the Power of Belonging to Activate High Performance and Organizational Resiliency

In a world of uncertainty, ambiguity, change, and transformation, leaders today face a stark reality to compete, grow, and scale the business. And while technology supports this evolution, people make it a reality. Specifically, individuals that feel a deep sense of connection and commitment to themselves, their work, and the eco-systems that support them. Read More >

What’s possible when environments are created where talent feels safe enough to be free and supported enough to truly belong? When these elements begin to align and experiences unfold, an expansive and abundant future takes shape.

Backed by a decade of research on high-performance cultures, the neuroscience of change, and real-world applications from category-leading brands navigating transformation, this program will unpack one of the most important talent trends of the next decade to help leaders motivate, inspire and drive synergy across teams and organizational structures.

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  • A holistic view of the impact belonging has on human performance
  • Deep insights into the data behind the number one human value that drives behavior
  • A new framework for architecting richer employee experiences
  • Practical and actionable techniques to improve diversity and inclusion outcomes

The Emerging Future: Building Future-Ready Organizations and High-Performing Cultures to Compete and Win in The Decade Ahead

As we enter the second decade of the 21st century, leaders prepare to face an unrelenting and continuously shifting landscape of change and transformation. Of course, change has always been a reality for the modern-day leader but today it knows no boundaries, no borders, and no breaks. The impact of this can be felt as individuals fatigue under the weight of extreme ambiguity. Read More >

From unpredictable external forces of change and expanding customer expectations to an emerging list of new future-ready competencies and new ways of working, today’s leaders are seeking certainty about the future and the confidence to rise to the occasion and meet the moment with influence and impact.

Rooted in the research and bolstered by time advising high performers in the field, Seth Mattison will help prepare leadership teams to meet the decade ahead with confidence, clarity, and conviction.

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  • The formula for the activating the organizational operating system of the future
  • The prime skill fo navigating ambiguity and uncertainty
  • The most critical leadership competencies of the decade ahead
  • The new formula for high-performance teams
  • The key to shaping the customer experience of the future

The Future-Ready Seller: Elevating Influence and Impacting the Client Experience of the Future to Scale and Grow the Business

Seller sophistication today is accelerating at a rapid pace. No longer are strong interpersonal skills and quality relationships enough to meet quotas and grow the business. Today a new set of seller skills and competencies are required to pace with the changing needs and expectations of customers and clients as a power shift has occurred in the world of customers and clients. Read More >

No longer do institutions and authority figures hold the keys. Today power, information, and influence are shared between customers and sales professionals creating new challenges and opportunities for entire industries. How will you respond to this dramatic evolution?

In The Future-Ready Seller, Seth Mattison will dissect how world-class firms, leaders, and sales producers are meeting the elevated expectations of more sophisticated and demanding customers by demonstrating an entirely new set of relationship competencies and intelligence gathering skills required to compete and win business in this new complex and competitive environment.

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  • Deep insights into the data behind the evolution of client behavior
  • Unique perspectives on the shift in seller skills and competencies required to compete and win in today’s digital charged marketplace
  • A new framework for architecting and articulating high impact value propositions
  • Practical and actionable process disciplines to scale client experience

The Future-Ready Advisor: Elevating Influence and Impacting the Client Experience of the Future to Scale and Grow the Business

The financial services industry is rapidly changing. New digital technologies—social, mobile, analytics and cloud—are creating fundamental shifts in both client and advisor attitudes, behaviors, expectations, and relationships. And as younger investors mature, and wealth passes from one generation to the next, digitally empowered clients will seek out frictionless, financially relevant information and advice through multiple channels while simultaneously expecting meaningful human connection. Read More >

In The Future-Ready Advisor, Seth Mattison will dissect how world-class firms, leaders, and advisors are meeting the elevated expectations of more sophisticated and demanding clients by demonstrating an entirely new set of relationship competencies, intelligence gathering skills, and digital savviness required to compete, win, and grow the business in this new complex and competitive environment.

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  • Deep insights into the data behind the evolution of client behavior and its impact on new asset growth
  • Unique perspectives on the shift in advisor skills and competencies required to compete and win in today’s digital charged marketplace
  • A new framework for architecting and articulating high impact value propositions
  • Practical and actionable process disciplines to scale client experience