Michael Brenner


About Michael Brenner

Michael Brenner is a globally-recognized keynote speaker, author of  The Content Formula and the CEO of Marketing Insider GroupHe has worked in leadership positions in sales and marketing for global brands like SAP and Nielsen, as well as for thriving startups. Today, Michael shares his passion on leadership and marketing strategies that deliver customer value and business impact. He is recognized by the Huffington Post as a Top Business Keynote Speaker and   a top  CMO influencer by Forbes.

The Critical Moment: Gaining And Holding Customer Attention In A Fast-Paced Media Market

6-Feb-2017 | Michael Brenner

Somewhere in Africa, right now – probably in Kenya or Tanzania, perhaps on a wide open savanna in the Serengeti National Park – a lion is stalking his prey. The prey – maybe an antelope, maybe a

5 Mistakes To Learn From (And Not Repeat)

21-Dec-2015 | Michael Brenner

Everybody makes mistakes. This fact has been with us since elementary school, and it is just as applicable to the business world. Mistakes are an important part of life, as they provide opportunities

4 Things Every New Entrepreneur Should Know (And A Review For The Rest Of Us)

18-Dec-2015 | Michael Brenner

Whether you are starting your very first business, are trying to turn a hobby or side project into your main source of income, or if you have started your fair share of businesses before, there is alw

How to Speak Like A Leader

17-Dec-2015 | Michael Brenner

Communication skills are crucial to a successful business. As an entrepreneur, you must be able to communicate efficiently and effectively to your business partners, employees, suppliers, and customer

Lead Like John F. Kennedy

15-Dec-2015 | Michael Brenner

John F. Kennedy remains one of the United States’ most popular presidents since his term in the 1960’s. His sudden and unexpected death rocked the nation, and even 50 years later his legacy contin

Email Etiquette: Reply-All Email Fails

18-Nov-2015 | Michael Brenner

We’ve all been there. With billions of emails sent every day and ubiquitous access to our in-boxes from many different devices at any time of day or night, there are bound to be a few instances of p

Write A To-Do List That Gets Results

17-Nov-2015 | Michael Brenner

Being an entrepreneur or small business owner can be an all-consuming career path. The benefits are plentiful: You are your own boss, you can set your own schedule, and you can pursue your own goals a

Boost Productivity With These 4 Brain Breaks

16-Nov-2015 | Michael Brenner

The American standard work week of 40 hours is higher than many places in the world. It is also something that many Americans do not stick to; many full-time employees work more than 40 hours each wee

6 Reasons You Should Automate Performance Reviews

13-Nov-2015 | Michael Brenner

Your managers and employees are busy people. How can you help them work faster and smarter when it comes to performance reviews? If you are thinking about implementing a new performance review system

Manage Your Success: Function Over Form

12-Nov-2015 | Michael Brenner

After studying graphic design and art in college, Courtney spent a few years working in different office jobs while doing freelance design work in the evenings and on weekends. Last year, she decided