Matthew has written several best-selling books, including "Bounce", "Black Box Thinking," and "Rebel Ideas" and works with organizations to build a culture of continuous improvement. He is a former England table tennis number one and is a founding member of the charity Greenhouse Sports.
Why you should book Matthew Syed for your next event
- Expertise in High Performance: Matthew Syed is a recognized authority on high performance, having spent years studying and writing about the subject. His insights on growth mindset and cognitive diversity can help individuals and organizations unlock their full potential.
- Engaging Speaker: Matthew is an experienced and engaging speaker, known for his ability to captivate audiences and make complex ideas accessible. He is skilled at delivering talks and workshops that leave attendees feeling inspired and motivated.
- Practical Strategies for Improvement: Matthew’s work with organizations and individuals is based on practical strategies for improvement. He provides actionable advice and tools that attendees can use to implement changes and drive higher performance in their personal and professional lives.
An outstanding motivational speaker, Matthew Syed talks about the power of growth mindset, and the profound impact it can have on individual, team and organisation performance. He also discusses cognitive diversity and how it can boost collaboration, creativity and innovation. Using compelling examples from healthcare, aviation, business, education, sport and the criminal justice system, he explores some of the best-kept secrets of the world’s most successful teams and how leaders play a critical role in creating a culture that drives higher levels of performance.
Matthew has written seven best-selling books on the subject of mindset and high performance – Bounce, Black Box Thinking, Rebel Ideas, The Greatest, and his celebrated children’s books, What Do You Think, You Are Awesome and Dare To Be You. He is a multi-award-winning journalist for The Times and The Sunday Times and presenter of the popular BBC Radio 4 programme, Sideways, currently in its sixth series. Matthew is a regular contributor to television and radio and, in his previous career, was the England table tennis number one for almost a decade.
Matthew is also co-founder of Matthew Syed Consulting (MSC); the company has worked with an impressive portfolio of clients to build growth mindset cultures and drive higher performance in individuals, teams and organisations. Matthew Syed Consulting’s cutting-edge thought leadership programme and digital learning tools are becoming a catalyst for real and lasting change within business and the public sector.
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