Top Inspirational Keynote Speaker

Inspirational Keynote Speaker James Taylor has been featured in Forbes, BBC and The Wall Street Journal and his clients including many of the Fortune 500.

Top Inspirational Keynote Speaker James Taylor is a highly insightful and motivational speaker, entrepreneur, and author. Famous for his expertise in inspiration, creativity, innovation, and leadership, James has been traveling the world, speaking in more than 35 countries. He has delivered highly insightful and inspiring keynotes to companies and individuals from industries including technology, financial services, consumer products, professional services, engineering, education, insurance, retail, healthcare, and many others.

From the US to Europe and the Middle East to Asia, James has provided insights to his public on the topic of inspiration, as well as on how to accelerate innovation, increase productivity, and adapt to the myriad changes characterizing contemporary society. His clients include many of the Global Fortune 500, such as Apple, Sony, Roche, Mercedes Benz, McDonald’s, Chubb, IBM, GSK, EY, Intuit, Bell, UPS, Tata, Visa, Dell, Honeywell, together with several national governments.

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“James Taylor was a fantastic keynote speaker. His presentation was an insightful and entertaining closing keynote for the event audience. James also hosted a small group presentation for the G3 Company Sales Meeting earlier in the year that was also great.” 

Kristi Kawana, Events & Marketing Director, G3 Communications

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General Information about Inspiration for Meeting Planners and Prospective Clients.

Inspiration is a largely unconscious force that drives people to create beautiful things or to generate new and unexpected ideas. It is a process of mental stimulation that often occurs when we come into contact with something inspiring, such as another person, an artwork, a musical piece, a certain place, or a scientific theory. Inspiration usually generates positive feelings, enthusiasm, self-confidence, and a strong, immediate desire to act.

Inspiring others entails not only urging them to do creative things, but also helping them feel self-confident and able to complete various creative tasks. Inspirational role models should have a strong capacity to encourage and uplift others, together with an abundance of energy and positivity to transfer to their audiences. They are often great storytellers and have a vision to share with the rest of the world. They don’t just talk about what is important to them, they act upon it. And more often than not, they are able to find ways to overcome every possible obstacle. Being inspirational means being innovative and thinking forward. Inspiration is what makes new technologies, great inventions, and in fact most of the human-made creations that we generally take for granted in our everyday lives possible.


In addition to booking James Taylor as your inspirational keynote speaker here are some of the most popular books on inspiration:

Inspiration: A journal with sparks
by Mark Anthony

Read This for Inspiration: Simple Sparks to Ignite Your Life
by Ashly Perez

The Inspirational Leader: Inspire Your Team To Believe In The Impossible
by Gifford Thomas

52-Week Inspirational Journal: Find Your Spark: Soul-Searching Prompts and Encouraging Exercises to Get Inspired (A Year of Reflections Journal)
by Christine Rose Elle

Good Vibes, Good Life: How Self-Love Is the Key to Unlocking Your Greatness
by Vex King


Here is a selection of other inspirational related conferences and events that book inspirational keynote speakers:

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INTERGEO Conference, Essen, Germany and Virtual

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Global Inspiration Conference, Landshut, Germany


There are a number of highly rated podcast shows that cover all things inspirational.

Lewis Howes The School of Greatness

Inspire Nation Show with Michael Sandler

Conversations of Inspiration

Bernardo Moya’s Inspiring People

The Daily Inspirational Podcast

Clients Include:





“Phenomenal and very engaging in the session…managed to captivate everyone’s attention and the feedback from the team has been super good”
  • – Senior Manager, Global Accounts
“Thank you for sharing valuable insights on key attributes/traits of a leader. The session was received extremely well and I am looking to another opportunity to invite you for your valuable interaction with our team.”
  • – Managing Director
“Your presentation was one of the most interesting topics at the conference. It was an honor for us to have you as one of our keynote speakers.”
  • – Chairman of the Board
“Thank you very much for your keynote at our event. It was indeed very well received and we had some fantastic feedback from the colleagues.”
  • – HR Director
“Thank you for bringing us a unique session on boosting our creativity in the age of artificial intelligence at our annual event. Your keynote was authentic, inspirational and entertaining, truly engaging the audience from the beginning. Participants and customers provided us with many delighted comments.”
  • – CEO
“Creative, thought provoking, inspirational and well-presented.”
  • Co-Chair
“One of the most insightful, impactful and powerful presentations that I have seen in years.”
  • – Partner
“Easy to work with, powerful content, dynamic and engaging. What more can you ask for in a speaker.”
  • – Group Event Director
“In my 20 years of planning conferences and working with keynoters to help them understand our unique audience, I’ve never seen a keynote speaker prepare at the level James did. All that preparation showed during the keynote; it was full of relevant and entertaining stories as well as highly visually engaging. Our members were blown away.”
  • – President (ABPM logo)



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