William Donius

Explorer, Innovation and Ideation Facilitator

Former banker and CEO William Donius drove his bank’s eightfold growth to $1.4 billion in assets over twelve years. Donius created a process that leverages a Nobel Prize winning neuroscientific discovery into a business tool that can be used to solve routine problems as well as develop creative, innovative solutions to strategic questions. Donius has a proven track record over the past five years implementing his methodology in small to global-sized organizations with equally compelling and often times transformational results. 

In 2008, when Donius stepped down as the CEO of Pulaski Bank, he resolved to devote his time to examining the process he had discovered while working as a typical left-brained business guy: exploring the neural pathway to creativity and intuitive thinking.
His proven techniques have awarded him a New York Times Best Seller and he is now using the framework of his book to collaborate with teams of individuals and companies across the globe to provoke innovation through key notes, corporate consulting, ideation and strategy sessions. 

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  • Speaking Topics:

    Business Motivational, Business Performance, Creativity, Innovation, Personal Growth

  • Travels From:

    Missouri

  • Price:

    $7,500 - $10,000

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Bill Donius: Unlocking Your Brain's Hidden App

Former banker and CEO William Donius drove his bank’s eightfold growth to $1.4 billion in assets over twelve years. Donius created a process that leverages a Nobel Prize winning neuroscientific discovery into a business tool that can be used to solve routine problems as well as develop creative, innovative solutions to strategic questions. Donius has a proven track record over the past five years implementing his methodology in small to global-sized organizations with equally compelling and often times transformational results. 

In 2008, when Donius stepped down as the CEO of Pulaski Bank, he resolved to devote his time to examining the process he had discovered while working as a typical left-brained business guy: exploring the neural pathway to creativity and intuitive thinking.
His proven techniques have awarded him a New York Times Best Seller and he is now using the framework of his book to collaborate with teams of individuals and companies across the globe to provoke innovation through key notes, corporate consulting, ideation and strategy sessions. 

To book William Donius call Executive Speakers Bureau at 901-754-9404.

"So You Think You're Thinking Differently - Well, You're Not"

"Access Creativity On-Demand"

"How to Create a Thought Revolution"

"Disrupt Complacent Thinking and Improve the Bottom Line"

"Innovation: Why Are We Not Getting Anywhere?"

"Age + Experience Does Not Equal Innovation"

"How to Think Differently in 4 Simple Steps"

"How to Find Your Creative Genius"

"Inspiration or Perspiration in Problem Solving - Why are you sweating it?"

"So You Think You Can Innovate?"

President of the Incentive Research Foundation

"It is hard to put in to words the importance of the tools Bill brings to the table. After hearing his TEDx talk I was intrigued about the possibilities of what this type of novel thinking could do for our decades-old foundation, and for our industry. The time Bill spent with our Board of Directors and with the hundreds of industry executives who convened at our annual event not only helped us unlock critical new thinking for our industry, it also helped us establish immediate buy-in and action at all levels. The sheer accessibility and power of Bill's right-brian techniques make him an invaluable partner to leaders needing innovative thinking and immediate buy-in."

CEO, TOKY Branding+Design

“We’re in the creativity business as a firm that helps clients better understand their brand and how to translate it for better results. The innovative, creative process Bill took us through in a short, action packed four hours astonished my team of 32 people. Better yet, the results had a transformational effect on the firm, we literally got to a higher level, we claim, we’re now TOKY 2.0”

Business Services Group, Insight and Productivity, Wells Fargo Advisors

“I wanted to send a quick note to express my tremendous thanks for your participation in the event yesterday. Wow! What a day it was! The feedback has been incredible… the positive energy from the day just goes on and on. The information you shared about the methodology, and the insight you provided were appreciated by all! I wanted to say now, that it has been a pleasure and an honor to work with you and get to know you these past few months. Thank you again.”

Chief Operating Officer, Enterpise Rent a Car (retired)

"I was the perfect candidate for Bill's different way of thinking. I always believed that I was a forward thinker and 'thought out of the box', but was absolutely stunned when I applied the methodology in his "Thought Revolution" to unconsciously unlock my inner thoughts. It was amazing. Coincidentally, the results of the process proved true several years later. I am a true believer."

Daniel Pink, author of TO SELL IS HUMAN and DRIVE

"Are you leaning too heavily on left-brained thinking? The verbal, analytical side of our brains is a genius at solving certain types of problems, but the left brain tends to spin its wheels when faced with problems requiring empathy and creativity. Thought Revolution is will give you a fresh way of thinking, one that we can't, in all rationality, neglect."
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