Welcome to The Speaker Show podcast, all about politics, leadership, innovation, the future and a host of other business subjects.
Each week, we feature an exclusive interview with one of the world's most acclaimed thinkers, business leaders and entrepreneurs.
Thought-provoking and motivating, listen in as they discuss their lives, their work and their passions, filling each episode with valuable insights and candid stories from the front line of professional keynote speaking.
New episodes released every Monday.
Start with what works with Andy Bass
In this episode of #TheSpeakerShow, Maria Franzoni interviews Andy Bass, the founder of BassClusker Consulting, an executive advisory firm that helps organisations grow faster by using resources they have already.
By tapping into existing under-appreciated potential, clients are able to grow their businesses with him more quickly, typically with no or low capital investment, thereby achieving stretching growth goals and attendant personal rewards.
Maximising Potential Through People with Jamil Qureshi
n this episode of #TheSpeakerShow, Maria Franzoni interviews Jamil Qureshi. Jamil is one of today’s foremost practitioners of performance enhancing psychology and is an expert in high performing teams. He’s ranked among the most influential figures in British sport as well as a powerful figure in the business community where he has worked with business leaders and companies to fulfil their potential by delivering change and performance programmes.
Constant and Never Ending Improvement with Anna Hemmings
In this episode of #TheSpeakerShow, Maria Franzoni interviews Anna Hemmings MBE. Anna is best known as Britain’s most successful ever female kayaker, a 2 time Olympian and 6 times World Champion. Anna retired from her sport in 2009 and went on to create a leading high-performance training consultancy, Beyond the Barriers. Anna is adept at translating the lessons she learned in sport into the business world to help individuals, teams and organisations to get the competitive edge.
Don't go "back" to work with Javier Bajer
In this episode of #TheSpeakerShow, Maria Franzoni interviews Javier Bajer who helps organisations move from ‘talking about culture’ into living new behaviours every day, at scale and in just a few months (without the need of actually ‘talking about culture’).
His team has influenced many of the world’s largest cultures. From Swiss Re to Accenture, from Google to Airbnb and from the largest mine in Mozambique to The Royal Household in the UK.
Normal is far from Normal with Martin Lindstrom
In this episode of #TheSpeakerShow, Maria Franzoni interviews Martin Lindstrom, the founder and chairman of Lindstrom Company, the world’s leading brand & culture transformation group, operating across five continents and more than 30 countries.
He challenges established thinking and drives business and culture transformation. Seen through the lens of the consumer, he identifies, creates and implements a true point of differentiation.
Why the Mentally Tough Thrive with Penny Mallory
In this episode of #TheSpeakerShow, Maria Franzoni interviews Penny Mallory, a leading authority on Mental Toughness and the first and only woman to drive a World Rally Car. Penny shares how and why developing confidence, resilience, commitment and focus is critical in today’s challenging business and personal environment.
Thoroughly enjoying hosting this podcast
Thank you to all the fabulous guests and to Speakers Associates for giving me this wonderful opportunity
Like joining them for a coffee
These are so easy to listen to and cover fascinating and meaty ground. Sean manages to ask questions about serious and important issues as well as digging down to understand his guests in interesting ways.
Great resource for finding keynote speakers
Brilliant podcast. I’m biased as I head up marketing for the company but we have some great guests coming up and some fascinating discussions taking place over the rest of the year.