The Speaker Show archives

The Speaker Show has been host to many guests over the past 4 years. From academics to astronauts, you will find a wide variety of guests who have all shared their knowledge, experiences and lessons with us.

Below you will find a comprehensive list of all of the episodes on The Speaker Show. If you’d like to book one of these amazing speakers for your event, simply click through to see their profile and check availability.

30 Jun 22
39 min
Let's just get on with it
Listen to Geoff Burch, a world-renowned expert business speaker, talking about sales, customer retention and change management.
23 Jun 22
21 min
Engagement is Everything
Tune in to this great episode as Clive Tyldesley shares his ideas on Engagement
16 Jun 22
24 min
Humanity's hidden super power in the age of data
Watch and listen to Viktor Mayer-Schonberger, an expert on information law and regulation, talk with Maria Franzoni about decision making, data and digital transformation.
9 Jun 22
31 min
Adaptable Leadership for today’s workplace
Tune in to this fantastic episode as Sue Mitchell shares her insights on Adaptable Leadership
2 Jun 22
25 min
Leaders as Healers
Listen to Nicholas Janni, a leadership development expert, talk with Maria Franzoni about emotion, embodiment, mindfulness, and meditation.
26 May 22
24 min
The Flip-Side of Digital Transformation
Listen to this futuristic episode as Elin Hauge shares her views on AI and Metaverse
19 May 22
29 min
Everyone is in Sales
Tony Morris is a conversion strategist who brings actionable, practical, real-life techniques that the audience can implement the day after the event and get instant results.
12 May 22
31 min
High Performance and Teamwork in the Fast Lane
Listen to this fascinating episode as Mark Gallagher shares his views on high performance and teamwork in the fast lane
5 May 22
30 min
Inside the mind of champions
Jeremy Snape talks about his thoughts on resilience, high performance, hybrid work, and psychology.
28 Apr 22
38 min
How to multiply your creativity by the power of 10
Listen to this motivating episode as James Taylor shares his thoughts on how to multiply your creativity
21 Apr 22
28 min
Creativity, Collaboration and the Customer Experience
Ken Hughes shares his insights on the captive economy, consumer behaviour, creativity and innovation.
14 Apr 22
33 min
The business of high performance
In this engaging episode, Justin Hughes shares his insights on High Performance Teams.
7 Apr 22
36 min
Lessons from the Underworld
In this podcast, Robert Mazur addresses money laundering, corruption, drug trafficking, and financial escapades of the underworld.
31 Mar 22
34 min
Simplified, democratised innovation
In this fascinating episode, Maher Mezher shares his thoughts on Creative Leadership.
24 Mar 22
28 min
How to use a keynote to catalyse transformation
Nick Jankel gives his thoughts on transformational keynotes and the secrets to an epic talk.
17 Mar 22
27 min
Go Digital, Stay Human
Tune in as Christian Kromme shares his insights on Technology Trends.
10 Mar 22
28 min
Innovation against the odds
Melissa Sterry discusses silos, innovation, and sustainability concerns and solutions in this podcast.
3 Mar 22
25 min
What Businesses can learn from the Newsroom
Watch and listen as Juliette Foster shares her thoughts on Diversity and Equality.
24 Feb 22
26 min
Is the Great Resignation a People Time Bomb
Watch and listen as Chris Roebuck shares his thoughts on the future of leadership and unleashing potential.
17 Feb 22
24 min
An investors guide to world affairs: Why short term thinking is killing your business
Listen and watch as Klisman Murati shares his thoughts on Global Power Index
7 Feb 22
28 min
Back in the Race
Listen and watch as Annie Lush shares her thoughts on Success Strategies
31 Jan 22
32 min
Turn the Impossible into the Possible
Listen and watch as Sharron Lowe shares her thoughts on mindset, happiness and success strategies.
24 Jan 22
29 min
The Great Recovery: Leading in Uncertainty
Listen and watch as Ben Renshaw shares his thoughts on leadership advice
17 Jan 22
31 min
Nothing is more important than your wellbeing
Listen and watch as Jermaine Harris shares his thoughts on wellbeing, goal setting and overcoming adversity.
10 Jan 22
26 min
What Customers buy is not what you are Selling with
Listen and watch as Peter Cross shares his thoughts on consumer relationships
20 Dec 21
30 min
From street to boardroom
Listen and watch the final episode of the year with foresight strategist, Sean Pillot de Chenecey.
17 Dec 21
29 min
The Wellbeing Reset
Listen and watch as Steven MacGregor shares his thoughts on The impact of the Pandemic on Wellbeing.
13 Dec 21
19 min
Big Bold Goals for 2022
Listen and watch as Caspar Craven shares his thoughts on trends and challenges in business.
6 Dec 21
24 min
Never the Finished Article
Listen and watch as Aaron Phipps shares his thoughts on sports psychology and resilience.
29 Nov 21
24 min
The Hidden Psychology of Online Persuasion
Listen and watch as Nathalie Nahai shares her thoughts on Consumer Trends
22 Nov 21
22 min
Future Proof your Business
Listen and watch as Tom Cheesewright shares his thoughts on how to future proof your business.
15 Nov 21
24 min
From CEO to Sailor
Listen and watch as Larry Jacobson shares his thoughts on Redefining Retirement
8 Nov 21
36 min
How to make digital transformation your competitive advantage
Listen and watch as Inma Martinez shares her thoughts on digitisation and artificial intelligence
1 Nov 21
30 min
The Future of Customer Experience
Listen and watch as Steven van Belleghem shares his thoughts on Human Touch
25 Oct 21
37 min
Zombies and Data Science
Listen and watch as Kari Nixon shares her thoughts on infectious diseases, social justice and zombies.
18 Oct 21
28 min
Innovation where? for whom? for what?
Listen and watch as Alf Rehn shares his thoughts on Innovation.
11 Oct 21
29 min
Is there a better way of doing things
Listen to Csaba Toth, a renowned entrepreneur and founder of ICQ Global, as he discusses growth mindset and diversity with our host, Maria Franzoni.
4 Oct 21
35 min
The Sky Below
Listen and watch as Scott Parazynski shares his thoughts on Space Physiology
27 Sep 21
32 min
How Media, Events and Broadcasting are changing
Listen and watch as Annie Voller shares her thoughts on mental toughness and social goals.
20 Sep 21
23 min
Start With What Works
Listen and watch as Andy Bass shares his thoughts on business growth
13 Sep 21
27 min
Maximising Potential Through People
Listen and watch as Jamil Qureshi shares his thoughts on performance psychology and sustainable change.
6 Sep 21
38 min
Constant and Never Ending Improvement
Listen and watch as Anna Hemmings shares her thoughts on resilience and winning mindset.
30 Aug 21
45 min
Don't go "back" to work
Listen and watch as Javier Bajer shares his thoughts on cultural architecture and changing city cultures.
23 Aug 21
31 min
Normal is far from Normal
Listen and watch as Martin Lindstrom shares his thoughts on reinvention and culture transformation.
16 Aug 21
32 min
Why the mentally tough thrive
Listen and watch as Penny Mallory shares her thoughts on developing confidence and focus.
9 Aug 21
31 min
Looking climate change in the eye is the way of fixing this...
Listen and watch as Gabrielle Walker talks about climate change with our host, Maria Franzoni.
30 Jul 21
31 min
How data can help you be a winner
Listen and watch as the energetic Anna Watkins talks about her Olympic races and discusses with Maria Franzoni, how her analytical abilities have helped with sports and business.
22 Jul 21
30 min
You've got to leap in order to become future-ready
Listen and watch as Maria Franzoni interviews Howard Yu, talking about being future-ready and new trends and technologies.
19 Jul 21
31 min
Noise is the unexplained, the non-directional, the random error that remains after you've accounted for bias
Listen to Olivier Sibony offer his opinions on cognitive biases and decision making.
12 Jul 21
30 min
Inspiring courage for a better future
LIsten as Peter Fisk discusses his views on innovative businesses, recoding business and making sense of the future.
2 Jul 21
29 min
If you know about people's behaviour and how it's going to change...you'll be better prepared
Thimon de Jong discusses the importance of knowing people and their behaviour.
8 Mar 21
52 min
It's the boldest action a leader can take... find the courage to ask for help.
Listen to Anna Hemmings discuss leadership and resilience with our host, Sean Pillot de Chenecey
1 Feb 21
45 min
Business in the 21st century, finance and society
Listen to Sean Pillot de Chenecey discuss with Alex Edmans around business in the 21st century, finance and society
25 Jan 21
45 min
Digital strategy, lifelong learning and brand
Listen to Tonje Aaroe as she talks about digital strategy, lifelong learning and brand.
21 Dec 20
37 min
The Master of Innovation discusses today's issues and offers his predictions for the future
Listen to Scott Steinberg, The Master of Innovation, discuss today’s issues with Sean Pillot de Chenecey. Hear his predictions for the future.
30 Nov 20
48 min
Aftershocks and Opportunities...scenarios for the Next 50 Years
Listen to Rohit Talwar, world leading global futurist, as he discuss his views on future of business with Sean Pillot de Chenecey.
23 Nov 20
59 min
Understanding Cultural Diversity in Business
In this episode, Fons Trompenaars, an organizational theorist, discusses his viewpoints on servant leadership and risk management.
3 Nov 20
49 min
Trend and Innovation in Fintech...Planning and Managing Dynamic Online Events
Listen to this episode as the Champion of Fintech, Julia Streets, gives her views on the future of work and leadership skills and styles.
27 Oct 20
59 min
Future Growth: defining an inspiring purpose, vision and strategy to grow in fast-changing markets
Listen to Peter Fisk, founder of GeniusWorks, share his insight on smart marketing, engaging customers deeply, digital platforms and brand-based communities.
20 Oct 20
42 min
Not Invented Here’ book...Recovery, Reset or Remix?
In this podcast, Sean Pillot de Chenecey interviews Idea DJ Ramon Vullings, an expert on cross-industry innovation, and they talk about Ramon’s next book, Great Leaders Mix and Match.
13 Oct 20
50 min
Business Model Generation
In this dynamic podcast episode of the Speaker Show, Sean Pillot de Chenecey interviews strategy and innovation specialist Alex Osterwalder on business model generation and value proposition design.
5 Oct 20
54 min
Culture is more powerful than strategy
In this fascinating podcast episode, Rene Carayol, one of the world’s leading executive coaches, as they talk about why the pace of change is the biggest challenge, as well as certainty, clarity, and hope.
29 Sep 20
49 min
Seizing the moment regarding ‘The Great Reset’
Listen to Dan Pontefract, a renowned speaker and bestselling author, answer the questions of how to define and unleash brand purpose and why being a humane leader matters. 
21 Sep 20
58 min
Achieving transformations in business and culture through principles of “contagious change”.
Listen to Skip Bowman, the creator of “Safe to Great” and an inspirational speaker, provide his thoughts on why every member of a company needs a global mindset.
14 Sep 20
58 min
We need to rebuild better…via better innovation and bolder leadership
In this exciting podcast edition of The Speaker Show, Alf Rehn, an innovator and inspirational speaker, discusses the significance of empowering resilient, healthy organizations.
7 Sep 20
59 min
The Business Challenges for 2021: purpose and mission
Listen here as Executive Coach and Global Business Expert Diego Gilardoni gives his insights on creating the “New Normal” by learning from the Japanese practice of Kintsugi.
31 Aug 20
46 min
Decentralisation of Growth...Disruption and Dynamism
In this fascinating podcast interview on The Speaker Show, Dr Gerard Lyons, Chief Economic Strategist, Author, and Forecaster, discusses the Decentralisation of Growth and the Three Arrows Approach.
24 Aug 20
51 min
Productivity Culture and ‘Performance Protocol’
In this podcast episode, Sean Pillot de Chenecey interviews the strategist, digital anthropologist, and best-selling author Rahaf Harfoush, who focuses on the intersections of emerging technology, innovation, and digital culture. 
17 Aug 20
57 min
Why the future depends on re-humanising companies
Listen to this remarkable interview of Sean Pillot de Chenecey with guest, the brand’s guru and business leader, Rita Clifton CBE. She’s an acclaimed keynote speaker, author, and expert advisor.
10 Aug 20
50 min
The post-pandemic ‘New Renaissance’
Vlatka Hlupic, founder and CEO of The Management Shift Consulting Ltd. and one of the World’s Most Influential HR Thinkers, addresses The Post-Pandemic Shift, The Humane Recovery, and Senior Leader Shift.
3 Aug 20
49 min
Leadership and the ‘Nurse Mentality’
Listen to this episode of The Speaker Show as the trends interpreter Thimon de Jong talks about The Trust Pendulum, Digital Behaviour and Generation Z and Mental Health with Sean Pillot de Chenecey, our host.
27 Jul 20
66 min
"‘Hitting Pause… and The Great Reset'"
Paolo Gallo is a futurist and global expert on human capital, the future of work and dynamic leadership. He shares his standpoint on developing and improving individual performance.
25 Jul 20
31 min
Applying neuroscience in the business world
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Martina Muttke, neuroscientist and mentor for CEO’s and executive teams.
24 Jul 20
30 min
The issues of geopolitical risk, societal change, transformative technology and globalisation
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Klisman Murati, thought leader in world affairs and geopolitics, and Pangaea Wire Group founder and CEO.
23 Jul 20
38 min
How online meetings make us much more self-aware
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Julia Goodman, performance coach, author and CEO of Personal Presentation Ltd.
21 Jul 20
31 min
The future of conferences
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Ian Khan, CNN featured technology futurist and best-selling author.
13 Jul 20
32 min
Customer experience is the new differentiator for businesses
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Alan O’Neill, change management expert, corporate culture and customer experience expert.
9 Jul 20
36 min
The importance of horizon scanning
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Suzy Walton, inspirational board director, corporate governance expert, broadcaster and mother of seven.
8 Jul 20
38 min
How history shows that there will be an economic recovery from COVID-19
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Wade Younger, Founder of Fruition Consulting, The Value Wave and author of 30 books.
7 Jul 20
26 min
The effects of Brexit, the global economy and Coronavirus on talent management
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Sally Bibb, Founding Director of Engaging Minds, a strengths consultancy and award-winning business author.
6 Jul 20
30 min
Evangelising your product for a noble cause
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Chester Elton, organisational culture, employee engagement and teamwork expert and a best-selling author.
3 Jul 20
23 min
The use of music and the arts in teaching business skills
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Dominic Allis, jazz musician and conductor who runs innovative business development and leadership courses using music as a metaphor.
29 Jun 20
34 min
Relationship-based versus transactional cultures
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Diego Gilardoni, cross-cultural business consultant and trainer, strategist and author.
22 Jun 20
32 min
Strategies to counter disruption
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Terence Mauri, a writer, mentor and global expert who helps business leaders to innovate, adapt and succeed in the age of disruption.
4 May 20
29 min
Soloists and collaborators
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Mark Pollock, resilience speaker and inspirer of millions of people to achieve more than they thought possible.
27 Apr 20
32 min
Replicating the human touch when you’re working virtually
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Allyson Stewart-Allen, renowned advisor, author, educator and Non-Executive Director.
20 Apr 20
41 min
Capitalism vs. taking the long-term view
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Roger Bootle, Chairman of Capital Economics and economic forecaster.
13 Apr 20
41 min
Clarity and consistency is key in branding
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with the inspiring Rita Clifton CBE, acclaimed brand and marketing guru.
6 Apr 20
29 min
The amplitude and frequency of change
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with the gregarious Tom Cheesewright, applied futurist and author of “High-Frequency Change”.
23 Mar 20
56 min
The effects of Covid-19 on the world economy
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with the fascinating Gerard Lyons, leading economist and expert on the UK and global economy, international financial markets and monetary policy.
20 Mar 20
31 min
The patterns of thought that turn into successful enterprises
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Kaihan Krippendorff, strategy and innovation expert and founder of Outthinker and the author of four business strategy books including his most recent, “Driving Innovation From Within”
16 Mar 20
32 min
The Management Shift approach
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Vlatka Hlupic, voted one of the top influential thinkers in the world since 2015 by HR Magazine, a best-selling author and professor at Hult Ashridge Executive Education.
11 Mar 20
9 min
System 1 & 2 Thinking
Enjoy a short bonus episode of our podcast, The Speaker Show, from our host Sean Pillot de Chenecey, author and insight/innovation/strategy expert.
9 Mar 20
28 min
The challenge of finding the ‘Nextfluencers’
Sean Pillot de Chenecey interviews Alf Rehn, author of ‘Innovation for the Fatigued’.
2 Mar 20
32 min
How large companies can sustain new growth
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Professor Howard Yu, one of the world’s top 40 business professors under 40 and award-winning author of ‘LEAP: How to thrive in a world where everything can be copied’
24 Feb 20
40 min
The 4th Industrial Revolution
Sean Pillot de Chenecey chats with Jonathan Reichental, Founder and CEO of Human Future, educator, mentor and former CIO for the city of Palo Alto.
10 Feb 20
35 min
Look beyond the borders of your domain to transform your business in a smarter way
Sean Pillot de Chenecey interviews Ramon Vullings, author of ‘Not Invented Here’. A cross-industry expert and ‘Idea DJ’, Ramon shares how he helps leaders with strategies, tools and skills to look beyond the borders of their domain, to transform their business in a smarter way.
3 Feb 20
31 min
Longevity and the future trends shaping the world of business and society
Sean Pillot de Chenecey interviews the economist Andrew Scott, author of ‘The 100 Year Life’ and a global authority on the implications of longer life and technology. Andrew, a Professor at London Business School, discusses longevity and the future trends shaping the world of business and society.
27 Jan 20
33 min
Unlocking individual potential
In this entertaining podcast, Sean Pillot de Chenecey interviews the author and highly sought-after keynote speaker Pete Cohen. In the interview, Pete  – who is a specialist on human behaviour and personal performance – describes his expert viewpoints on issues including resilience, leadership and the unlocking of individual potential.
26 Jan 20
27 min
The consideration of cognitive diversity
In this fascinating podcast, Sean Pillot de Chenecey interviews Paolo Gallo, the award-winning author of ‘The Compass & The Radar’ who is also Former Chief Learning Officer of The World Bank, and Former Chief HR Officer of the World Economic Forum.