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Patrick Schwerdtfeger is a keynote speaker and leading authority on global business trends including ‘big data’, self-employment and the social media revolution. He’s the author of the award-winning book, Marketing Shortcuts for the Self-Employed (2011, Wiley) and a regular speaker for Bloomberg TV. Patrick has spoken about global mega trends, big data and the social media revolution at conferences and business events around the world.
Patrick spoke about Learned Intuition at TEDx Sacramento in August 2012 and was asked to come back for another appearance in June 2013.
Patrick’s past books include Webify Your Business: Internet Marketing Secrets for the Self-Employed (2009) and Make Yourself Useful: Marketing in the 21st Century (2008). He has been featured by the New York Times, CNN Money, LA Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Inc. Magazine, Fortune, Bloomberg Businessweek, the Associated Press, MONEY Magazine and Forbes, among others.


Visit the Programs page to see Patrick’s four primary speaking topics along with descriptions and sample videos.


Visit Patrick’s “Strategic Business Insights” video blog to sample his content style, approach and delivery.


Contact us to check availability on your event date and get a quote to have Patrick speak at your upcoming event.

Patrick’s past clients include:

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Patrick Schwerdtfeger earns over 90% of his income in speaking fees. He’s a regular speaker for Bloomberg TV and has spoken in dozens of countries around the world. Please contact us today to check availability and discuss your event objectives.
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Patrick has spoken for governments (including those of India and Bahrain), Fortune 500 Companies (including those referenced above), academic institutions (including Purdue University) and industry trade associations. He has contributed to events in dozens of countries around the world. Keynote programs can be customized to compliment your event objectives.

Past speaking destinations include:

In March, 2013, Patrick launched his “Strategic Business Insights” video blog. The series covers a wide variety of business, geopolitical and personal development topics. New videos are uploaded on a regular basis and are generally between five and 15 minutes long. This accumulated inventory of video content is a useful resource for your speaker selection committee to review. It will immediately highlight the topics that Patrick is passionate about and provide examples of his approach and delivery. Please take a look!

"Strategic Business Insights" Video Blog

Please let us know if you find particular videos that would fit well with your event agenda. Patrick can customize his keynote program and incorporate messages and/or themes that exist within his videos. Patrick can also create custom videos to support your event marketing efforts.
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