Author, Entrepreneur & Speaker

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1973, born, Salford, Dad left, primary school, BMX bikes, roleplaying games, computer games, class clown, no qualifications, shop boy, girls, chalet cleaner, nightclubbing, weed, more girls, games journalist, raves, became a Dad, shot at, moved to Somerset, depressed, dole, more weed, shop manager, blagged CV head of marketing, dole, Director, Oxford sucked, dole, £25,000 in personal debt, 3 days away from bankruptcy, depressed, maisonette above a chippy, Dad again, married, employed, shove job up arse, self-employed, depression, delivering pizza, skint, skint, skint, whinging wife, Dad again, 4Networking, stopped smoking weed, bluffing, struggling, speaking, author, still skint, skint, skint, Dad yet again, 5,000+ business networking events a year, uh oh, UK’s #1 motivational business speaker, bought dream Range Rover, still waiting to be found out, sold dream Range Rover, author again, people are buying them, scratches head, stabbed in the back. Twice. Burned out, near divorce, crisis averted, just, snapped up by top publisher for 3rd book, still waiting to be found out, Dad again, a daughter this time - uh oh, Audi driver, professional speaker!

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