Our Fortune 1000 executive attendees embraced Dr. Cialdini’s thought-provoking principles and scored him in the top percentile of speakers at the Alexander Group’s Annual Chief Sales Executive Forum.  That’s significant given our discerning audience who set the bar consistently high!

Gary Tubridy, Senior Vice President – Alexander Group
Host/Producer of “Chief Sales Executive Forum” Series


Warren Buffett,
Chairman & CEO of Berkshire Hathaway

“Warren Buffett recommends Cialdini’s Influence as one of the best business books of all time.”

Charles Munger,
Vice-Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway

“This program will help executives make better decisions and use their influence wisely… Robert Cialdini has had a greater impact on my thinking on this topic than any other scientist… The best popular book that demonstrates six or eight ways in which the quirks of your own mind will frequently prove dysfunctional to your best interests is Cialdini’s Influence.”

Daniel Pink,
Author of To Sell Is Human

“Anybody writing about persuasion and influence today stands on Cialdini’s shoulders. If you’ve got time for only one book, this is it.”


Curriculum Vitae


Speaking Clips



Bonus Clips


Influence: The Ultimate Power Tool

(Suggested length 90+minutes)

What does scientific research tell us about the persuasive approaches that make people most likely to say yes to requests? How can we use this research ethically and effectively?
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Influence During Times Of Uncertainty

(Suggested length 60-90 minutes)

In today’s uncertain environment, the need for simultaneously effective and ethical influence is necessary, pertinent, and now more vital than ever to our success.
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The Power Of We

(Suggested length 45-75 minutes)

With The Power of WE, Robert Cialdini artfully braids science with meaningful and moving personal accounts to produce a set of compelling lessons for business success.
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Leadership Through The Power Of Persuasion

(Suggested length 90+minutes)

It is through the influence process that we lead, generate, and manage change. Like most things, the process can be handled poorly or well.
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Building Trust Through Influence

(Suggested length 60 minutes)

It is through the influence process that we generate and manage change.  Like most things, the process can be handled poorly or well. It can be employed to foster growth and to move people away from negative choices and in more positive directions, thereby creating the conditions for new change opportunities.
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The Small BIGs of Successful Social Influence

(Suggested length 60 minutes)

Since publishing multiple books on the topic, Dr. Robert Cialdini has been frequently asked to speak to audiences about the principles of persuasion that scientific research indicates are most likely to spur others to change.

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Pre-Suasion: Opening the Door to Persuasion

(45-60 minutes)

The author of the legendary bestseller Influence, social psychologist Robert Cialdini shines a light on effective persuasion and reveals that the secret doesn’t lie in the message itself, but in the key moment before that message is delivered.

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