Jacob is 4x best-selling author, speaker, & professionally trained futurist. His newest book, The Future Leader is based on interviews with over 140 CEOs around the world and explores the most crucial mindsets and skills that leaders need to possess over the next decade and beyond. His previous books include: The Employee Experience Advantage, The Future of Work, and The Collaborative Organization.
Jacob believes that we all deserve to work for organizations where we actually want to show up each day and everything he does is about trying to create and inspire those types of leaders organizations. He created The Future of Work University which guides leaders around the world via interactive courses and training.
Jacob speaks at dozens of events each year on leadership, the future of work, and employee experience. His work has been endorsed by the CEOs of Cisco, T-Mobile, Unilever, Mastercard, SAP, Best Buy, Schneider Electric, Whirlpool, Kaiser, Domino's Pizza, Audi, KPMG, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, and many others. Jacob hosts the award wining podcast, The Future of Work and he has been featured in Forbes, the WSJ, USA Today, INC Magazine, The Harvard Business Review, CNN, and many others.