Business Speaker and CEO of The Hayzlett Group
-Damon John, Founder and CEO of FUBU, Star of ABC's Shark Tank
Jeffrey Hayzlett is a well-traveled public speaker, the author of the bestselling books The Mirror Test, Running the Gauntlet, and Think Big, Act Bigger, celebrity editor to one of the largest-circulation business publications and one of the most compelling figures in global business.
An esteemed business and marketing expert, Hayzlett is the host of new Bloomberg Television series C-Suite with Jeffrey Hayzlett. In each week’s episode, he spends time with the executive team of today’s most recognized brands to discover what makes them tick. He appears frequently on programs like Fox Business News and MSNBC’s Your Business. He also appeared as a guest celebrity judge on NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice with Donald Trump for three seasons. He is featured as a global celebrity traveler for Tumi's new luggage line.
Drawing upon an eclectic background in business, buoyed by a stellar track record of keynote speaking, and deeply rooted in cowboy lore, Jeffrey energizes his role driving and delivering change. He is a turnaround architect of the highest order, a maverick marketer who delivers scalable campaigns, embraces traditional modes of customer engagement, and possesses a remarkable cachet of mentorship, corporate governance and brand building.
Think Big, Act Bigger: The Rewards of Being Relentless
The most dangerous move in business is the failure to make a move.
Global business celebrity and prime-time Bloomberg Television host Jeffrey W. Hayzlett empowers business leaders to tie their visions to actions, advancing themselves past competitors and closer to their business dream. In this talk, he draws upon his own business back stories (including his time as CMO of Kodak) and shares examples from the many leaders featured on "The C-Suite with Jeffrey Hayzlett." He imparts 10 core lessons that dare audiences to own who they are as leaders and companies, define where they want to go, and fearlessly do what it takes to get there—caring less about conventional wisdom, re-framing limitations, and steamrolling obstacles as they go.
Jeffrey Hayzlett Business Advice
Jeffrey Hayzlett has a proven track record in delivering growth and value creation, and achieving company financial goals from startups to publically traded multibillion-dollar companies. Hayzlett is as widely recognized in corporate boardrooms for leading marketing success as he is for social media marketing, being in the top ten C-suite executive social media users in the world. He is a trusted advisor in the digital marketing and business communities, covering industry-specific news, trending topics, technologies, and their impacts to brands and advertisers.
From his experience as a Fortune 100 Chief Marketing Officer, to owning and operating his own companies, Hayzlett understands that sometimes you need an external person to offer new perspectives to drive key initiatives. Sometimes it takes an outside voice to be the catalyst for change. Hayzlett will motivate your sales and marketing teams, share business insights with your customers and highlight new marketing, tech and social trends that will benefit your whole organization. He leaves audiences on their feet, motivated to drive change and grow professionally.
His expert topics include:
• Driving Change & Business Growth
• Social Media Sells
• Breathing new Life into Your Business
• Brand Building and Balancing
• B2B B2C PR and Marketing
Selling Power Magazine
“The first time we hired Jeff to deliver a keynote at our Sales 2.0 conferences the audience ratings went off the charts. Jeff delivers high impact ideas with high energy and he shares real life stories drawn from his rich business experience. He is a rock-star when it comes to subjects such as marketing, change management, Sales 2.0, Social Media, innovation, leadership, motivation, human psychology and belly-to-belly selling. What’s best about him is that he keeps on innovating and he never delivers the same material twice. Every time he speaks for us he fills the room, he holds his audience spellbound and you don’t see anyone checking their iPhone or Blackberry. Jeff, I applaud you.”
Franchine Services Inc
“Jeff Hayzlett is the real deal. He is a world-class motivational speaker and a sales, marketing, and social media genius. He is hard hitting and funny. His message is relevant and inspired our franchisees to take action. I have hired Jeff many times to speak to our groups and will again.”
PostNet Annual Conference
“Jeff was the keynote at the PostNet 2011 annual conference and he DELIVERED! In addition to getting rave reviews from our franchisees Jeff presented useful, current information and best practices in an entertaining style. We wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Jeff to any franchise organization that is embracing change and wants to motivate franchisees to do the same.”
Think Big, Act Bigger: The Rewards of Being Relentless
Global business celebrity and prime-time Bloomberg Television host, Jeffrey W. Hayzlett empowers business leaders to tie their visions to actions, advancing themselves past competitors and closer to their business dream. Drawing upon his own business back stories including his time as CMO of Kodak and sharing examples from the many leaders featured on “The C-Suite with Jeffrey Hayzlett,” Hayzlett imparts ten core lessons that dare readers to own who they are as a leader and/or company, define where they want to go, and fearlessly do what it takes to get there—caring less about conventional wisdom, re-framing limitations, and steamrolling obstacles as they go.
Running the Gauntlet: Essential Business Lessons to Lead, Drive Change, and Grow Profits
What’s stopping you from making the changes your business needs to thrive? The most dangerous move in business is the failure to make a move at all. The history of business is filled with companies that are no more because their leaders refused to enact change when the writing was on the wall. Fear. Apathy. Lack of personal responsibility. These simple human flaws can turn a good company into a dead company.
The writing on the wall has never been clearer than it is now―and marketing phenomenon Jeffrey Hayzlett is on a mission to make you see it, understand it, and heed it. Today’s business environment is so competitive and volatile that you can’t afford to be satisfied with business as usual. You must make changes now to compete in the future.
The Mirror Test: Is Your Business Really Breathing?
Jeff Hayzlett is a big, boisterous guy who has the guts to get in your face and tell you exactly why your business isn't doing well. In short, he asks the questions that most business managers are afraid to ask. And as Jeff points out, if you aren't willing to look at what's working and what isn't—and then take the necessary steps to fix them—well, you and your colleagues and employees are in for a tough ride.
Known for his outspoken appearances on numerous TV reality shows, Hayzlett has built his career on having the ability to get his people to look up and pay attention to the problems at hand. THE MIRROR TEST will teach readers—through entertaining and timely anecdotes—how to thoughtfully yet aggressively evaluate, deconstruct, and then reconstruct one's business.