Crossing the Generational Divide

Unexpected Discoveries and New Actions to Inspire and Bridge Generations

Some of Our Happy Speaking Clients

Jason Dorsey
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WE WORK IN A TIME OF UNPRECEDENTED GENERATIONAL CHANGE, CHALLENGE, AND HIDDEN OPPORTUNITY.

Watch CGK’s President, Jason Dorsey, deliver a presentation on Gen Z, Millennials, and the generations. CGK’s generational speakers have received over 1,000 standing ovations around the world.

PRESENTATION OVERVIEW:

Generational change is challenging organizations more than ever before. You see this from recruiting and retaining employees to driving trust, engagement, and communication. Making the challenge even more urgent is the Great Resignation, dramatically different work expectations, and a tremendous amount of misinformation about generations. It’s clear why leaders need to know what works now to inspire and bridge generations fast.

In this entertaining, inspiring presentation, CGK’s acclaimed speakers’ separate myth from truth about each generation. You’ll learn the unexpected impact of hidden trends, a new way to think about technology, and specific actions to transform the generational divide into a breakthrough opportunity for growth.

CGK’s speakers are uniquely able to deliver this powerful program filled with surprising discoveries after leading more than 70 research studies around the world. CGK is the world’s leading expert on research-based insights into generations.

KEY PRESENTATION OUTCOMES:

This inspiring keynote to full-day presentation is constantly updated with new “wow” discoveries, unforgettable stories, and specific solutions that drive measurable results.

In Crossing the Generational Divide, you’ll see firsthand why CGK’s speakers have received more than 1,000 standing ovations, from New York and Los Angeles to Chile and India.

*Please note that CGK’s speakers are not available through speaker bureaus. 

PRESENTATION OVERVIEW:

Generational change is challenging organizations more than ever before. You see this from recruiting and retaining employees to driving trust, engagement, and communication. Making the challenge even more urgent is the Great Resignation, dramatically different work expectations, and a tremendous amount of misinformation about generations. It’s clear why leaders need to know what works now to inspire and bridge generations fast.

In this entertaining, inspiring presentation, CGK’s acclaimed speakers’ separate myth from truth about each generation. You’ll learn the unexpected impact of hidden trends, a new way to think about technology, and specific actions to transform the generational divide into a breakthrough opportunity for growth.

CGK’s speakers are uniquely able to deliver this powerful program filled with surprising discoveries after leading more than 70 research studies around the world. CGK is the world’s leading expert on research-based insights into generations.

KEY PRESENTATION OUTCOMES:

This inspiring keynote to full-day presentation is constantly updated with new “wow” discoveries, unforgettable stories, and specific solutions that drive measurable results.

In Crossing the Generational Divide, you’ll see firsthand why CGK’s speakers have received more than 1,000 standing ovations, from New York and Los Angeles to Chile and India.

*Please note that CGK’s speakers are not available through speaker bureaus. 

Our Speaking customization process

Initial Event Details and Customization Kickoff
Step 1

Initial Event Details and Customization Kickoff

Client identifies topic or topics of interest. Client shares attendee overview, key event goals, and confirms event details. Client completes CGK Customization Framework to share leadership’s priorities, attendee mindset, event overview, core messages, and more.

Promotional Assets Provided
Step 2

Promotional Assets Provided

Speaker provides custom invite video (optional), speaker bio, headshot options, and presentation description for internal and external promotion.

Landscape Review and Confidential Data Transfer
Step 3

Landscape Review and Confidential Data Transfer

Speaker reviews the client's website, social media, recent press coverage, and other external-facing information and important industry trends. Client provides confidential data (if useful) for informing speaker’s content, strategies, and solutions, such as workforce and customer data.

Customization Meeting and Presentation Creation
Step 4

Customization Meeting and Presentation Creation

Deep dive into leadership’s goals, organizational culture, behavioral drivers/blockers, content pillars, and actions/case studies that will drive measurable results. Speaker creates customized presentation integrating all customization steps into visually powerful slides that drive learning and key actions.

On-Site Stage and A/V Check
Step 5

On-Site Stage and A/V Check

AV check scheduled. Slides, intro, and handouts are provided two weeks before the event.

Optional Integration with Prior Presenter
Step 6

Optional Integration with Prior Presenter

Speaker will review high-level speaking points from the presentation immediately prior to their own for seamless transition and flow.

VIP Meet-and-Greet or VIP Book Signing
Step 7

VIP Meet-and-Greet or VIP Book Signing

Optional VIP Meet-and-Greet or memorable book signing following the presentation. Client orders books in advance for signing.

Custom Speech Recap Video
Step 8

Custom Speech Recap Video

Speaker records an engaging 4 to 6-minute speech recap video post-event. Client distributes the video for rapid message reinforcement.

Initial Event Details and Customization Kickoff
Step 1

Initial Event Details and Customization Kickoff

Client identifies topic or topics of interest. Client shares attendee overview, key event goals, and confirms event details. Client completes CGK Customization Framework to share leadership’s priorities, attendee mindset, event overview, core messages, and more.

Promotional Assets Provided
Step 2

Promotional Assets Provided

Speaker provides custom invite video (optional), speaker bio, headshot options, and presentation description for internal and external promotion.

Landscape Review and Confidential Data Transfer
Step 3

Landscape Review and Confidential Data Transfer

Speaker reviews the client's website, social media, recent press coverage, and other external-facing information and important industry trends. Client provides confidential data (if useful) for informing speaker’s content, strategies, and solutions, such as workforce and customer data.

Customization Meeting and Presentation Creation
Step 4

Customization Meeting and Presentation Creation

Deep dive into leadership’s goals, organizational culture, behavioral drivers/blockers, content pillars, and actions/case studies that will drive measurable results. Speaker creates customized presentation integrating all customization steps into visually powerful slides that drive learning and key actions.

On-Site Stage and A/V Check
Step 5

On-Site Stage and A/V Check

AV check scheduled. Slides, intro, and handouts are provided two weeks before the event.

Optional Integration with Prior Presenter
Step 6

Optional Integration with Prior Presenter

Speaker will review high-level speaking points from the presentation immediately prior to their own for seamless transition and flow.

VIP Meet-and-Greet or VIP Book Signing
Step 7

VIP Meet-and-Greet or VIP Book Signing

Optional VIP Meet-and-Greet or memorable book signing following the presentation. Client orders books in advance for signing.

Custom Speech Recap Video
Step 8

Custom Speech Recap Video

Speaker records an engaging 4 to 6-minute speech recap video post-event. Client distributes the video for rapid message reinforcement.

Why CGK Speakers Are Unique

We believe in results. We have made it our business to be researchers first, ensuring all of our insights are backed by data, actionable and highly customized to your needs. At the same time, we know engagement and being an entertaining presenter is key to events that audiences rave about, especially given short attention spans. CGK speakers are trusted by over 700 globally recognized organizations, companies and media outlets as the authority on generational data, strategies, and insights. Click here to view our most popular keynote, Crossing the Generational Divide.

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Over 1,000 Standing Ovations

We will deliver the most engaging presentation your audience has ever seen. It’s our mission.

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Companies like Mercedes-Benz, Four Seasons, McDonald’s, Marriott, Wells-Fargo, and Visa have all trusted us with their high-profile events.

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Over 500 Media Appearances

We have been the go-to experts for media outlets such as The Today Show, WSJ, CNN, ABC, NPR, FOX, HLN, BBC, USA Today, and countless more.

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Leave with Actionable Insights

At CGK, we are on a mission to make sure every attendee leaves with specific, practical actions that work in their exact environment. Our keynotes bring actionable insights and step-by-step strategies your attendees can use right away to solve their generational challenges and unlock generational strengths—from leadership and workforce to sales and innovation.

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Our Speaking customization process

Initial Event Details and Customization Kickoff
Step 1

Initial Event Details and Customization Kickoff

Client identifies topic or topics of interest. Client shares attendee overview, key event goals, and confirms event details. Client completes CGK Customization Framework to share leadership’s priorities, attendee mindset, event overview, core messages, and more.

Promotional Assets Provided
Step 2

Promotional Assets Provided

Speaker provides custom invite video (optional), speaker bio, headshot options, and presentation description for internal and external promotion.

Landscape Review and Confidential Data Transfer
Step 3

Landscape Review and Confidential Data Transfer

Speaker reviews the client's website, social media, recent press coverage, and other external-facing information and important industry trends. Client provides confidential data (if useful) for informing speaker’s content, strategies, and solutions, such as workforce and customer data.

Customization Meeting and Presentation Creation
Step 4

Customization Meeting and Presentation Creation

Deep dive into leadership’s goals, organizational culture, behavioral drivers/blockers, content pillars, and actions/case studies that will drive measurable results. Speaker creates customized presentation integrating all customization steps into visually powerful slides that drive learning and key actions.

On-Site Stage and A/V Check
Step 5

On-Site Stage and A/V Check

AV check scheduled. Slides, intro, and handouts are provided two weeks before the event.

Optional Integration with Prior Presenter
Step 6

Optional Integration with Prior Presenter

Speaker will review high-level speaking points from the presentation immediately prior to their own for seamless transition and flow.

VIP Meet-and-Greet or VIP Book Signing
Step 7

VIP Meet-and-Greet or VIP Book Signing

Optional VIP Meet-and-Greet or memorable book signing following the presentation. Client orders books in advance for signing.

Custom Speech Recap Video
Step 8

Custom Speech Recap Video

Speaker records an engaging 4 to 6-minute speech recap video post-event. Client distributes the video for rapid message reinforcement.

Initial Event Details and Customization Kickoff
Step 1

Initial Event Details and Customization Kickoff

Client identifies topic or topics of interest. Client shares attendee overview, key event goals, and confirms event details. Client completes CGK Customization Framework to share leadership’s priorities, attendee mindset, event overview, core messages, and more.

Promotional Assets Provided
Step 2

Promotional Assets Provided

Speaker provides custom invite video (optional), speaker bio, headshot options, and presentation description for internal and external promotion.

Landscape Review and Confidential Data Transfer
Step 3

Landscape Review and Confidential Data Transfer

Speaker reviews the client's website, social media, recent press coverage, and other external-facing information and important industry trends. Client provides confidential data (if useful) for informing speaker’s content, strategies, and solutions, such as workforce and customer data.

Customization Meeting and Presentation Creation
Step 4

Customization Meeting and Presentation Creation

Deep dive into leadership’s goals, organizational culture, behavioral drivers/blockers, content pillars, and actions/case studies that will drive measurable results. Speaker creates customized presentation integrating all customization steps into visually powerful slides that drive learning and key actions.

On-Site Stage and A/V Check
Step 5

On-Site Stage and A/V Check

AV check scheduled. Slides, intro, and handouts are provided two weeks before the event.

Optional Integration with Prior Presenter
Step 6

Optional Integration with Prior Presenter

Speaker will review high-level speaking points from the presentation immediately prior to their own for seamless transition and flow.

VIP Meet-and-Greet or VIP Book Signing
Step 7

VIP Meet-and-Greet or VIP Book Signing

Optional VIP Meet-and-Greet or memorable book signing following the presentation. Client orders books in advance for signing.

Custom Speech Recap Video
Step 8

Custom Speech Recap Video

Speaker records an engaging 4 to 6-minute speech recap video post-event. Client distributes the video for rapid message reinforcement.