My employer isn’t interested in my ideas

My employer isn’t interested in my ideas

WATCH IT ON YOUTUBE My employer isn’t interested in my ideas  Dave Birss , writer, speaker, advisor 18 JULY 2019 I’m sure a lot of people can relate to this. I experienced this exact thing when I was working in creative industries. And they’re...
Being inspired by the street

Being inspired by the street

WATCH IT ON YOUTUBE Being inspired by the street  Dave Birss , writer, speaker, advisor 15 JULY 2019 This is the third ‘Inspire Me!’ film. And this one takes place on a noisy London street. The camera is a wee bit shaky (I forgot to switch image...
How to present ideas more effectively

How to present ideas more effectively

WATCH IT ON YOUTUBE How to present ideas more effectively  Dave Birss , writer, speaker, advisor 11 JULY 2019 Here’s a transcript of the YouTube video on presenting ideas more effectively. Parts of it will read a bit funny because I speak a bit funny. So...
Inspire me in a hotel room

Inspire me in a hotel room

WATCH IT ON YOUTUBE Inspire me! In a hotel room.  Dave Birss , writer, speaker, advisor 8 JULY 2019 If you prefer reading to watching my hairy face talking at you, you’ll find a full transcription of the video below. Reading it in a Scottish accent is entirely...
How to improve your creative presentations

How to improve your creative presentations

WATCH IT ON YOUTUBE How to improve your creative presentations  Dave Birss , writer, speaker, advisor 4 JULY 2019 This is the full transcript of the YouTube video on preparing creative presentations. It may not read well because – let’s be honest here...
What innovation can learn from dogs

What innovation can learn from dogs

THE HARDEST PIECE OF FILMING I’VE EVER DONE WHAT INNOVATORS CAN LEARN FROM DOGS  Dave Birss , writer, speaker, advisor 2 JULY 2019 I thought I should share a video that I didn’t actually create myself. Although it’s still one of me talking to a...
Inspire Me or bust

Inspire Me or bust

INSPIRATION ON YOUTUBE INSPIRE ME OR BUST  Dave Birss , writer, speaker, advisor 1 JULY 2019 This is the first of many videos in my ‘Inspire Me!’ series. (I’ve got another three in edit right now) It’s all about how you can always find...
How to sell ideas

How to sell ideas

WATCH IT ON YOUTUBE How to sell ideas without the hard sell  Dave Birss , writer, speaker, advisor 27 JUNE 2019 This is a direct transcript of the YouTube video. Which may explain why it reads a bit strangely in places. That’s just the natural strangeness of my...
The blog post of the book of the conference

The blog post of the book of the conference

The Fast Forward Files hit the shelves The blog post of the book of the conference Dave Birss, writer, speaker, advisor 11 February 2019 The conference was an amazing experience. The book is a feast for your eyes and a banquet for your brain. Sorry. Maybe a bit too...
Thinking beats doing

Thinking beats doing

Interview for Austria’s Leadersnet magazine Thinking beats doing Dave Birss, writer, speaker, advisor 5 January 2019 When I launched ‘How To Get To Great Ideas’ I got an email from my buddy Dominik at Leadersnet asking if he could interview me. Who...