Business Speakers

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In 2009 Richard started Arete Executive, a boutique headhunting and recruitment agency. Areas of speciality include Business Speakers. Richard Triggs is the Managing Partner of Arete Executive, Executive Search Specialist and Career Coach.

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Have you ever wondered why you do the things you don’t want to do, or why you don’t do the things you intend to do? Dr. Gina Cleo will tell you it’s because of your subconscious habits. Areas of speciality include Business Speakers. Dr. Cleo is a passionate and charismatic Dietitian and Senior Research Fellow at Bond University. She is recognised as the only Australian researcher in habit-change for long-term weight loss maintenance and holds a PhD in habits.

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Benjamin Roberts-Smith received his Victoria Cross in 2011 for his heroic and selfless actions on his fifth tour of duty in Afghanistan, as an SAS soldier. Areas of speciality include Business Speakers. As one of just 9 living recipients of the VC worldwide and the most decorated soldier in the Commonwealth, Ben is without a doubt a selfless leader, and his real-life stories provide inspiration and an insight into true leadership.
  • Victoria Cross for Australia
  • Medal for Gallantry
  • Commendation for Distinguished Service
  • Australian Active Service Medal
  • Afghanistan Medal
  • Iraq Medal
  • Australian Service MedalUnited Nations Medal
  • Australian Father of the Year 2013
  • Australian Army
  • Australian Army Reserve
  • Special Air Service Regiment
  • RS Group Australia

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Alan Patching has often been described as being the Australian project and business leadership guru, and is highly regarded as being one of Australia's most internationally acknowledged consultants, keynote business speakers and leaders in his field. Areas of speciality include Business Speakers. Alan has held a variety of leadership roles in his time, but he is probably best known as being the Chief Executive Officer of MTM Stadium Management Limited, which owned the Olympic Stadium in Sydney. He was also responsible for controlling the finance, construction, design and the operations on behalf of the owners for the biggest Olympic venue in history.
  • Bond University
  • George Washington University

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Michael Sherlock is a high-profile business leader who transformed an ailing set of bakery shops in the late 1990s to position Brumby's as the 2nd-largest bakery franchise system in Australasia with over 320 bakeries by 2007. Areas of speciality include Business Speakers. Under Michael’s leadership, Brumby’s share price rose from 56c to $3.40 in just over 3 years. Michael resigned as Managing Director of Brumby’s after ASX-listed company RFG purchased Brumbys for $46M.
  • Brumbys
  • Business Review Weekly

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Amanda Stevens presents high-energy, customised keynotes and workshops on ‘why people buy’. Widely regarded as one of the most popular female speakers in Australia, her ability to craft powerful messages, infused with humour and insight makes her presentations memorable and actionable. Areas of speciality include Business Speakers. A master storyteller, Amanda captivates her audiences with a distinctive combination of current insights, social commentary and dynamic examples, delivered with a sharp wit and take-away value. If you’re looking for a speaker on sales, marketing, gender psychology, customer service or the future of consumers, Amanda can tailor something specifically for your audience with a powerful message that will last well beyond the presentation.

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Business entrepreneur and author, Bob Ansett devotes a good deal of his time sharing his business philosophy and experience with the general community. Areas of speciality include Business Speakers. His story has been well documented by the Australian media and in his two best-selling books, Bob Ansett – An Autobiography and The Customer. But perhaps his most important achievement was in demonstrating business can put forward a human face.
  • Budget

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Looking for a dynamic speaker who can deliver knock-out presentations for corporate audiences of all sizes/levels? Mandy Johnson has been delivering popular business keynotes to audiences around the globe for over 10 years. Areas of speciality include Business Speakers. Mandy is the author of Family, Village, Tribe (Random House 2005/2013), and Winning the War for Talent (Wiley 2014) and a high-achieving businesswoman who lives and breathes business and workplace innovation. She speaks with ‘in the trenches’ experience as the youngest-ever director of global travel giant Flight Centre, co-founder of the company’s UK operation.
  • Flight Centre
  • Smart Company (Publication)

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Sarina Russo is an international business icon. A successful business leader with a group of companies specialising in educational, training and professional development, Sarina's story is truly inspirational. Areas of speciality include Business Speakers. Sarina left school gates feeling inadequate and totally disillusioned. She became a typist and was fired from job after job because she had an ‘attitude’ problem, but inside her a spirit was burning. Somehow she was going to make it, somehow she was going to ‘be someone’. She would do it or die.

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Sue Currie is Australia's leading Personal Branding strategist. A professional speaker and business educator, Sue will help you shine in the media, in business or your personal life. Areas of speciality include Business Speakers. Sues strategies help independent and corporate professionals boost their public profile and increase profits by enhancing professional image and building brand
visibility.