Leadership Speaker Kate Sweetman

Kate Sweetman

Global Leadership Consultant

A leader in the fields of teams, leadership, and high performance. Speaker Kate Sweetman’s goal is to assist thought leaders in expressing and conveying their ideas in a way that allows them to grow their brands and businesses. Organizations book Kate Sweetman to learn all about leadership, from building a community of leaders to reinventing leadership in the age of disruption.

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    Kate Sweetman biography

    Leadership speaker Kate Sweetman is the Chief Idea Development Officer at SweetmanThoughtLeadership. For over two decades, she has worked in the fields of teams, leadership, and high performance. A former editor at the Harvard Business Review, she has been named to the Thinkers50 Radar on two occasions. Over the course of her career, she has spoken in over 28 countries and appeared in publications such as Sloan Management Review, HBR.org, The Financial Times, The Huffington Post, the Rotman School of Business, and Economic Times India.

    In addition to North America and South America, Kate’s clients are located throughout Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. Goldman Sachs, HPE, Shire, Novartis, EMC, ICICI Securities India, and ADIA are just a few companies that have worked with her. Her team received the highest award from the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) for their Verizon Leadership Development Program.

    Kate centralized her efforts on Asia from 2011 to 2014, when she and her team developed the Asian Leadership Index. During those years, they studied followership and leadership in 18 Asian countries.

    Speaker Kate Sweetman co-wrote Reinvention: Accelerating Results in an Age of Disruption. The book won the 2016 International Best Book Award. In addition, Enterprise Ireland magazine praised it as one of the best books ever written. Furthermore, Kate co-wrote the book Leadership Code: Five Rules to Lead By, available in 15 different languages.

    Kate previously worked as an editor at the Harvard Business Review. She has also written for Sloan Management Review and Fast Company. Kate has mentored several students at the Legatum Center for Entrepreneurship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    She holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, as well as a BA from Yale. 

    In 2019, she founded and became Chief Idea Development Officer of SweetmanThoughtLeadership. Her goal is to assist thought leaders in expressing and conveying their ideas in a way that allows them to grow their brands and businesses.

    Kate Sweetman Speaking Videos

    Interview with Kate Sweetman
    Kate Sweetman - Leadership in a world of motion

    Kate Sweetman Keynote Topics

    Explore the evolving landscape of leadership in the 21st century. Dive deep into the new skills, mindsets, and frameworks that leaders need to navigate the complex challenges presented by modern business environments.

    Understand the principles behind successful organizational and personal reinvention. In an era defined by rapid change and disruption, learn how to harness these dynamics to accelerate results and achieve long-term success.

    Resilience is more than just recovering from setbacks; it's about future-proofing your organization. Discover the strategies and tools that can help businesses not just survive, but thrive amidst uncertainties and challenges.

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