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This Week in IDEA | April 12, 2013
2013 E-Biz Forum Keynote Speakers Revealed
We’re excited to announce the General Session speakers of the 2013 IDEA E-Biz Forum who will bring the theme “Dream it. Do it. Let the Innovation Begin.” to life.
Josh Linkner, Founder and former CEO of ePrize, New York Times Best Selling Author
Josh is a creative force – an out-of-the-box thinker whose approach to business was forged in disruptive times. His first book, Disciplined Dreaming – A Proven System to Drive Breakthrough Creativity, outlines Linkner’s prescription for business success. The book is a New York Times bestseller and was named one of the top ten business titles by Amazon.com in 2011. Prior to ePrize, he was founder/CEO of three other successful technology companies. His extraordinary business accomplishments led him to be honored as the Ernst & Young “Entrepreneur of the Year” and as a President Barack Obama “Champion of Change” Award recipient. Josh provides resources like this quiz to find out how creative you are and a suggested reading list.
Jeb Blount, Best Selling Author of Six Books and a Leading Expert on Human Behavior in the Workplace
Jeb helps organizations and their leaders transform their organizations and accelerate growth and profit through intense focus on interpersonal relationships. An accomplished author, Jeb inspires business professionals to execute new strategies that lead to accelerated change and performance improvement in leadership, customer experience, account management and sales. Jeb will be hosting the general session “People Follow You” as well as breakout sessions on “People Buy You” and “People Love You” based on his works.