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Peter Shankman believes in the power of People, Neurodiversity, and Customer Experience. Whether it’s the CEO who needs help empowering his employees to create magical customer moments, the Fortune 100 that needs a better understanding of Neurodiversity in the workplace, or the billion dollar brand wanting to better keep up with the times, Peter gets the call to come in and help make things better.

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Peter is one of the most sought after speakers on the customer economy and Neurodiversity in the workplace. Peter has keynoted events for corporations ranging from startups to Fortune 50s in more than twenty five countries around the world. He speaks at both digital keynotes and in-person keynote presentations

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I’m based in NYC, but spend a ton of time on the road. Below is what’s coming up for me – Am I in your city? If so, let’s connect – First cup of coffee is on me.

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The Faster Than Normal Podcast embraces the concept that having ADD or ADHD is a gift, not a curse.
Each week at www.fasterthannormal.com, CEO, entrepreneur, and digital keynote and public speaker Peter Shankman interviews people from all around the globe.

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Six books, six bestsellers, lots of pages, tons of good advice. Check out the books below and reach out for bulk or corporate sales!

The Boy With the Faster Brain

Transform your child's ADHD into a superpower that will turbocharge how they learn, think, and grow!

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Faster Than Normal:

Turbocharge Your Focus, Productivity, and Success with the Secrets of the ADHD

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Customer Service:

New Rules for a Social-Enabled World

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Nice Companies Finish First:

Why cutthroat Management Is Over and Collaboration Is In

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Zombie Loyalists:

Using Great Service to Create Rabid Fans

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Join an exclusive community of 150 other entrepreneurs from around the world who offer advice, feedback, and accountability – both online and in person – in one of the fastest growing virtual business masterminds in the world!

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