David Pearl is an innovator who works in business, the arts and social change. Through his books, talks and events, he engineers experiences that shake-up working cultures, inspire performance and change lives for the better.
Wanderful: Human navigation for a complex world is David’s third and latest book and explores a forward- thinking system designed to help people answer their life questions and find new non-linear direction in our complex, AI focused world. It follows Will There be Donuts? (The Times Top 10 ) on the art of meeting and Story for Leaders, a handbook for anyone who wants to harness the engaging power of narrative.
David is an inspiring and entertaining keynote speaker. A people igniter and creativity sparker. If you're looking for more than 'chalk and talk', David is masterful at conjuring interaction - and laughter - from even the most jaded audiences.
David is the Founder of Street Wisdom, an international social venture that’s bringing experiential learning to city streets the world over through its free, guided WalkShops. Using a mix of psychology, mindfulness and cognitive science, it helps people answer their life and work questions by unlocking fresh thinking and new direction. [Image @Amit Lennon]
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My 'why' is that you live your 'why'.