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About Rohit Bhargava

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Rohit Bhargava is a trend curator, founder of the Influential Marketing Group, and the author of five best selling business books on topics as wide ranging as the future of healthcare, how to build a brand with personality, and why leaders never eat cauliflower.

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Rohit Bhargava is a trend curator, founder of the Influential Marketing Group, and the author of five best selling business books on topics as wide ranging as the future of healthcare, how to build a brand with personality, and why leaders never eat cauliflower. He has advised hundreds of global brands on marketing strategy and is an Adjunct Professor of Marketing at Georgetown University. A two time TEDx speaker, Rohit has been invited to keynote events in 27 countries and is regularly quoted in media outlets including The New York Times, Fast Company, The Wall Street Journal, and NPR.

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Rohit Bhargava is a trend curator, founder of the Influential Marketing Group, and the author of five best selling business books including Likeonomics (shortlisted for 2013 Best Sales/Marketing Book of the Year by 1800CEORead). Rohit’s popular keynotes have inspired audiences from 50 to 5000 people to create more human organizations. He has been featured as a two time TEDx speaker and given keynotes or workshops in 27 countries for brands including Intel, Vodafone, SABMiller, Pfizer, SAP, American Express, Swissotel, Ford, and more. Outside of speaking and consulting, Rohit teaches Global Marketing at Georgetown University and is regularly quoted as a marketing and business expert by media outlets including The New York Times, Fast Company, The Guardian, The Wall Street Journal, and NPR.  He is a lifelong fan of anything having to do with the Olympics (he’s been to four so far!), and actively avoids anything having to do with cauliflower (yuck!).

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Bio – Bullet Point Format

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  • CEO & Founder of Influential Marketing Group
  • Professor of Global Marketing at Georgetown University
  • Award winning keynote speaker invited to multiple TEDx events and the World Communications Forum in Davos
  • Amazon #1 Best Selling Author of 4 marketing books
  • Likeonomics (latest book) was named by 800CEORead shortlisted for “Best Sales/Marketing Book of 2012″ and #4 on the list of “What Corporate America Is Reading”
  • Interviewed or featured as a marketing expert in publications worldwide, including the BBC, Harvard Business Review, NPR, The Guardian, The Economic Times of India, Wall Street Journal, Fast Company and dozens of others.
  • Spoken in more than 27 countries around the world
  • Visual presentations have been viewed more than 1 million times on Slideshare
  • Named to the prestigious “2013 Top Thought Leaders In Trustworthy Business List” by Trust Across America
  • Named to the “Most Influential South Asians In Music And Entertainment” list by Korn Ferry
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My Story: A “Behind The Brand” Interview

This is one of my favourite personal interviews, where I had the chance to share more about my career path – how I started in marketing, what the big idea behind Likeonomics is and why it matters, and just about everything else.  It is probably the one interview that will give you the best sense of who I am …

(And in case you want to keep watching, here is a link to Part 2 of the interview!)

My Big Idea And Why It Failed: A Talk On Entrepreneurship

Given during the week of launching Likeonomics, I shared several stories I never told publicly in this talk, including my greatest failures and what I learned from them … as well as some of the techniques I used during launch week to help propel Likeonomics to become a global best seller.  For anyone who is an entreprener, loves to hear stories of failure AND success, or anyone looking to launch a product or book, I promise you’ll enjoy this one!

A Personal Look At How I Wrote Likeonomics: