Steve Jobs built Apple with it. Elon Musk grew Tesla with it. Reed Hastings leads by it. George Soros and Peter Thiel studied it. What is this thing that's an industry best-kept secret?
If you're curious and want to use philosophy like these people do, unlock the philosopher in you! In a fun interactive presentation, Cristina DiGiacomo, practical philosopher, will help you find out what philosopher type you are and give you practical ways you can apply your philosopher type in the work you do. Gain inspiration, fresh insight, and learn something new.
About the Presenter:
Cristina DiGiacomo had a successful, award-winning, twenty-year corporate and agency career in client engagement, strategy, and management roles at companies like The New York Times, Citigroup, AMC Networks, and R/GA. Her agency clients included SC Johnson, Verizon, Johnson & Johnson, The Travel Channel, Rogers Communications, Essence Magazine, Sony, and L'Oreal.
She began studying Philosophy at The School of Practical Philosophy ten years ago, applying the ideas of the greatest thinkers of all time - spanning 3000 years of knowledge and insight. She holds an M.S. in Organizational Change Management from The New School, enhancing her understanding of the impact and importance of change.
She has been featured in Global Trade Magazine, Houston Style Magazine, The Young Upstarts, Arianna Huffington's Thrive Global, and Authority Magazine.
Her book “Wise Up! At Work” was a #1 Best-seller on Amazon for Modern Philosophy and a #1 New Release, and a Best-seller, in Business Management Skills. She has a podcast “Wise Up! With Cristina” where she interviews leaders about the issues facing business today.
Her success is measured by the skills she provides to access the wisdom of great thinkers to benefit everyday tasks and strategic thinking.