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Edward D. Hess

Professor of Business Administration, Darden School of Business & Author of "Learn or Die"

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 Edward D. Hess Biography

Professor Edward D. Hess spent more than 30 years in the business world. He began his career at Atlantic Richfield Corporation and was a senior executive at Warburg Paribas Becker, Boettcher & Company, the Robert M. Bass Group and Arthur Andersen. He is the author of 11 books, over 60 practitioner articles and over 60 Darden cases, etc. dealing with growth systems, managing growth and growth strategies. His books include Learn or Die: Using Science to Build a Leading-Edge Learning Organization, (Columbia Business School Publishing, September 2014); Hess and Liedtka, The Physics of Business Growth: Mindsets, System and Processes(Stanford University Press, 2012); Grow to Greatness: Smart Growth for Entrepreneurial Businesses(Stanford University Press, 2012); Growing an Entrepreneurial Business: Concepts & Cases(Stanford University Press, February, 2011); Smart Growth: Building Enduring Businesses by Managing the Risks of Growth(Columbia Business School Publishing, 2010); Hess and Goetz, So You Want to Start A Business(FT Press, 2008); The Road To Organic Growth(McGraw-Hill, 2007); Hess and Cameron, eds., Leading with Values: Virtue, Positivity & High Performance(Cambridge University Press, 2006); Hess and Kazanjian, eds., The Search for Organic Growth(Cambridge University Press, 2006).

Smart Growth was named a Top 25 2010 business book for business owners by Inc. Magazine and was awarded the Wachovia Award for Research Excellence.

His current research focuses on applying the science of learning in a business environment: learning cultures, systems and processes.

Hess has taught in Executive Education programs for Harris Corporation, Cigna, Timken, United Technologies, Genworth Financial, Pitney Bowes, Unilever Russia, Marriott International, Westinghouse Nuclear, Alpha Natural Resources, Algeco-Scotsman, FTI Consulting, Dover Corporation, Glen Raven Corporation as well as IESE (Barcelona) and the Indian School of Business.

Hess's work has appeared in Fortune magazine, JiJi Press, Washington Post, the Financial Times, Investor's Business Daily, CFO Review, Money magazine and in more than 300 other media publications as well as on CNBC, BusinessWeek.com, Fox Business News, Forbes.com, Big Think, Reuters.com., Inc.com, WSJ Radio, Bloomberg Radio, Dow Jones, MSNBC Radio, Huffington Post.com, Business Insider.com and Chief Learning Officer.com.

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Learn or Die: Using Science to Build a Leading-Edge Learning Organization (Columbia Business School Publishing)

Learn or Die: Using Science to Build a Leading-Edge Learning Organization (Columbia Business School Publishing)

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Edward D. Hess

Professor of Business Administration, Darden School of Business & Author of "Learn or Die"

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Edward D. Hess Biography

Professor Edward D. Hess spent more than 30 years in the business world. He began his career at Atlantic Richfield Corporation and was a senior executive at Warburg Paribas Becker, Boettcher & Company, the Robert M. Bass Group and Arthur Andersen. He is the author of 11 books, over 60 practitioner articles and over 60 Darden cases, etc. dealing with growth systems, managing growth and growth strategies. His books include Learn or Die: Using Science to Build a Leading-Edge Learning Organization, (Columbia Business School Publishing, September 2014); Hess and Liedtka, The Physics of Business Growth: Mindsets, System and Processes(Stanford University Press, 2012); Grow to Greatness: Smart Growth for Entrepreneurial Businesses(Stanford University Press, 2012); Growing an Entrepreneurial Business: Concepts & Cases(Stanford University Press, February, 2011); Smart Growth: Building Enduring Businesses by Managing the Risks of Growth(Columbia Business School Publishing, 2010); Hess and Goetz, So You Want to Start A Business(FT Press, 2008); The Road To Organic Growth(McGraw-Hill, 2007); Hess and Cameron, eds., Leading with Values: Virtue, Positivity & High Performance(Cambridge University Press, 2006); Hess and Kazanjian, eds., The Search for Organic Growth(Cambridge University Press, 2006).

Smart Growth was named a Top 25 2010 business book for business owners by Inc. Magazine and was awarded the Wachovia Award for Research Excellence.

His current research focuses on applying the science of learning in a business environment: learning cultures, systems and processes.

Hess has taught in Executive Education programs for Harris Corporation, Cigna, Timken, United Technologies, Genworth Financial, Pitney Bowes, Unilever Russia, Marriott International, Westinghouse Nuclear, Alpha Natural Resources, Algeco-Scotsman, FTI Consulting, Dover Corporation, Glen Raven Corporation as well as IESE (Barcelona) and the Indian School of Business.

Hess's work has appeared in Fortune magazine, JiJi Press, Washington Post, the Financial Times, Investor's Business Daily, CFO Review, Money magazine and in more than 300 other media publications as well as on CNBC, BusinessWeek.com, Fox Business News, Forbes.com, Big Think, Reuters.com., Inc.com, WSJ Radio, Bloomberg Radio, Dow Jones, MSNBC Radio, Huffington Post.com, Business Insider.com and Chief Learning Officer.com.

Edward D. Hess Videos

  • What made you successful? by Edward Hess, Author of “Learn or Die”
  • "So You Want to Start a Business" - YouTube
  • Learn Better Than The Competition - a "Learn or Die" Lesson by Ed ...

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  • How much does it cost to book Edward D. Hess?

    Booking fees for Edward D. Hess, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Edward D. Hess, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Edward D. Hess?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Edward D. Hess for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Edward D. Hess for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Edward D. Hess or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Edward D. Hess or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Edward D. Hess is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Edward D. Hess for your event is $30,000 - $50,000. Edward D. Hess generally travels from Charlottesville, VA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Robert Bruner, Ray Kurzweil, Saras Sarasvathy, Daniel Altman and Robert C. Merton. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Edward D. Hess for an upcoming event.

Edward D. Hess Speaker Videos

  • What made you successful? by Edward Hess, Author of “Learn or Die”
    "So You Want to Start a Business" - YouTube
  • Learn Better Than The Competition - a "Learn or Die" Lesson by Ed ...
    Edward Hess on Smart Growth - YouTube

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