Over 50 Years of Speaking
My keynotes are customized, high impact programs that will energize and educate your audience on a data-driven system for innovation and growth. They are fast, fun, and highly interactive. Every presentation is packed full of the latest data and original research on how to create, communicate, and commercialize new ideas.
All keynote lectures are customized for the audience to “connect the dots” between the content and the issues specifically facing your company and/or industry. A confidential cultural assessment is given out to all attendees in advance of the event that allows us to understand the innovation confidence and attitudes of the group and what their habits and practices are currently.
“Your presentation at our Ocean Reef meeting exceeded expectations. I was especially impressed that you listened through the morning and tailored your presentation based on what you heard. Not everyone is that committed to results.”
Keynote Talk: The Gritty Real World of Disruptive Innovation
In this entertaining storytelling session, you’ll learn the front lines account of how Brain Brew Distilling created a patent-pending breakthrough system, business model, and product innovations that beat the category leader 3-to-1. Based on this same process you will be able to reinvent your own offerings.
Doug will share how this innovation team blew up the business model by crafting a premium spirit in 40 minutes. A feat that takes the competition 18 years to do! How they used 234 quantitative research tests to go from concept to in-market in less than 6 months and many other discoveries along the way.
This is an inspiring fact-filled talk that will open minds to possibilities. The key takeaways are:
- A mind-blowing mindset shift on market research that allows you to run 200% MORE research at 7% of the cost.
- How disruptive innovation can happen in the MOST regulated industries.
- How you can become a market leader overnight with ZERO experience.
Keynote Talk: Driving Eureka!
With his legendary caffeinated energy – Doug Hall will ignite your audience to think faster, smarter and more creatively. Doug will back up his energy with hard data and practical tips from his 40+ years of experience inventing and testing over 25,000 innovations and has helped inspire over $16 billion in current innovations.
The talk is based on Doug’s 7th book, DRIVING EUREKA!. The talk and the book reveal the results of 40 years of research and experimentation so substantial that it’s become a new field of study – Innovation Engineering. You’ll learn what it takes to lead a team to innovate more and faster, how systems thinking can liberate your calendar and your people and how to set strategy that motivates employees to deliver more.
The talk is fully customized to make it fun, mind opening and motivational for all audience. The key takeaways are:
- How to CREATE & FIND 8X more BIG IDEAS than your competition.
- How to FILTER out the great ideas from the bad ones.
- How to FAST TRACK your big ideas, so you get to market 6X faster than your competition.
In addition to these two keynotes and others based on his previous books, I often also, talk about current work including:
JUMP START YOUR BUSINESS BRAIN :: How to win more, lose less, and make more money with sales, marketing and business development ideas. During this high energy keynote learn a proven system for helping teams think smarter, faster, and more innovatively while also, learning how to sell more, to more people, for more money.
MEANINGFUL MARKETING :: This powerful keynote outlines a sales and marketing approach that multiplies the impact of every dollar invested and every dollar you spend by teaching you how to make meaningful connections with customers instead of using mindless marketing tricks.
Print Media Stories, Interviews and Podcasts
Business 2 Community
HR.com :: Leadership Excellence
The Smart Manager
Money for Lunch
New York Magazine
The New York Times
The Washington Post
Bangor Daily News
Cincinnati Business Courier
Modern Machine Shop
Portland Press Herald
Radio + Television Business Report
Rockford Register Star
Valley Business Journal
Wall Street Journal
Podcasts & Radio
Brainfluence with Roger Dooley
DRIVING EUREKA! – 5Doug Hall with Dan O Day
Entrepreneur Podcast Network with Eric Dye
A&E Top 10
American Inventor (Season 1 Judge)
Backyard Inventor (Host)
- Town Doctor :: Portofino
- Town Doctor :: Prince Edward Island