Speaker on Innovation Culture and Global Economics

Rich Karlgaard has a unique vantage point on the trends driving the business, innovation, and investment climates. His insights help audiences see the global marketplace with new eyes.

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Rich keynotes regularly to boards, C-suite groups, senior executives, and high-potential leaders. He is accustomed to tailoring his presentations to a wide range of industries, and is successful working with a variety of functional areas.

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“I liked Rich Karlgaard’s book, The Soft Edge, so much that I read it twice. I knew we wanted him to speak about it to our company’s top 1,000 executives. Rich spoke for 60 minutes and took questions for 30 minutes. He was great.” – Kevin Turner, Chief Operating Officer, Microsoft

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Rich's Books

Rich writes books on Innovation Culture, describing how companies and teams win. His newest book, Team Genius, sheds new light on the vital importance of teams as the fundamental unit of organization and competition in the global economy.

Team Genius

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The Soft Edge
The Soft Edge

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Rich is the publisher of Forbes magazine, where he writes a biweekly column called Innovation Rules and regularly discusses how societies, entrepreneurs and investors prosper.

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