Simon T. Bailey

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Simon T. Bailey is a compelling Business Thought Leader in this 'New Normal' era who teaches audiences how to creatively release leadership and organizational brilliance. His expertise is based on his work with over 1,000 organizations and as a former leader of the world-renowned Disney Institute.

Meetings and Conventions Magazine cited him as one of the best keynote speakers ever heard or used, in the same category as General Colin Powell, Bill Gates, and Zig Ziglar. He has positively impacted the lives of over one million people through his practical interactive sessions, action-oriented programs, and Internet presence. His counsel from the C-Suite to the front-line drives productivity, increases accountability, shifts thinking, and ignites creativity.

His transformational insights connect viscerally with audiences and have earned Simon recognition as one of the Top 25 Speakers shaping the Speaking Profession. He is the author of the highly anticipated new book 'The Vuja de Moment (pronounced voo-ja-day)' Shift from Average to Brilliant. This is the sequel to his breakout bestseller, Release Your Brilliance, and ranked No.17 of the Top 100 books being read by Corporate America.

He holds a master's degree from Faith Christian University and was inducted as an honorary member of the University of Central Florida Golden Key International Honor Society. He also is a graduate of Rollins College Executive Management Program (Top 25 best private graduate business schools in the USA). Simon is a Certified Speaking Professional, the highest earned designation for the National Speakers Association and International Federation of Professional Speakers.

Wells Fargo, Omni Hotels & Resorts, Certified Management Accountants, Met-Life, The Conference Board, and Verizon are just a few companies who have experienced and adapted Simon's best thinking. Audiences consistently rate him, on average, between 4.6 - 4.9 on a 5.0 scale. Simon T. Bailey believes in immediate action steps and, long after their first encounter, participants intentionally find him through social media to reconnect and share their personal and professional results.

Keynote Presentations by Simon T. Bailey - Motivational Business Speaker
Simon's Keynote Presentations are a high octane blend of insight and practical tools that challenge people to look at themselves from a different point of view. This fresh perspective is the first step in finding the impetus and desire necessary for individuals to overcome inertia, say goodbye to frustration and recognize their brilliance. Simon's programs challenge every participant to dig deep, develop an action plan, and take personal responsibility for their impact. Participants consistently come away from Simon's sessions energized, inspired, and ready to engage in the task of releasing their personal and professional brilliance.

Each program is tailored to your organistion's specific needs and objectives. Formats range from a 45-minute high-energy keynote to a full or half-day interactive workshop that includes exercises and personal action planning. All formats include real-world examples, case studies and no-holds-barred dialogue intended to challenge and change the way people think and act.

Release Your Brilliance
- How to Show Up, Be Accountable and Drive Results

Learn how to manage shifting agendas, competing priorities, and internal and external customers.
Discover how to be a lifelong learner who pays attention to the tea leaves of change and adapts behavior accordingly to meet deliverables.
Take responsibility for your personal brand, personal development, and personal behavior in e-mail, on conference calls and during video-conferences.
Learn to effectively communicate and exhibit trust, collaboration and respect for different opinions.

Customer Experience with a Brilliant Touch

Learn that customer service is more than a department; it's a mindset.
Learn how to create an employee brand.
Invigorate your organization to improve employee and customer experiences.
Learn how to re-enlist heads, hearts and hands.

Own It! How to Reinvent, Realign and Reignite

Learn the importance of leveraging ones Individual Development Plan.
Take action by using the 5 core ideas of owning your career and building your personal brand.
Create a 90-day action plan and share it with a personal 'Board of Directors'.
Take action by seeking opportunities to go above and beyond in delivering results.

Releasing Leadership Brilliance
- How to Galvanize Your Team and Achieve Significant Results

Learn how to get the best out of the cheetahs and hippos on your team.
Learn the difference between LeadershiftTM and Leader 'sham'.
Become personally responsible for your personal brand and development.

SHIFT: How to Ignite Creativity and Innovation in the 'New Normal'

Learn the important difference between Deju vu and Vuja De.
Take action by using the Vuja De creativity tool in your daily business.
Inspire your organization to celebrate failure and risk.
Discover the 7 steps to shifting your business and your life from average to brilliant.



Simon you did an amazing job for our Microsoft Front Row Access program. You have loads of energy and provided steps for people to really make changes in their life.
- Microsoft

Simon said more in 10 minutes during our "Learn and Burn" session than some say in 10 years. Our 1,000,000+ members will forever be impacted by his brilliant insight.
- President, Arbonne International

Simon's presentation had "meat". It was outstanding the way he got a fairly large group of people to be interactive and to have actionable take away items that will help to improve our performance. We were talking about his presentation for days - a sign of the impact he had on our team.
- Sterling Saving Bank, Tacoma, Washington (Top 200 Leadership Meeting)

A group from Carolina First saw you at an event and were so inspired that they started a book club around Release Your Brilliance and have met every week to discuss what they had read. The group gave each of the executives a copy of the book and shared with them how they intend to implement brilliance in their place of business.
- Carolina First

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