Samantha Clarke

Founder of Zukuri Consulting, In-House Positive Psychologist for Beam & Best-Selling Author of 'Love It Or Leave It'

  • Founder of Samantha &
  • Speaker and Faculty Member at The School of Life
  • Lecturer for Simon Sinek Inc
  • Delivered the TEDx Talk titled ‘Are You Ready to Break Up With Work?’

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Love It Or Leave It: How to Be Happy at Work

When [post:title] is booked for events, they are known to discuss the following speaking topics:

Happiness at work – personal and company
Start up tech and people ops/HR in start ups
Technology and the impact on happiness
Building motivated teams
Resilience and navigating change
Managing stress and company culture development
Personal motivation
Self awareness and leadership

Samantha Clarke stands out as a luminary in the fields of human resources, leadership, and consumer behaviour. Her reputation as a Neuroaesthetician and global changemaker is underscored by her commitment to reshaping views on wellbeing. Samantha’s association with eminent organisations such as Accenture, Samsung, and Pinterest showcases her authority in promoting positive workplace cultures and championing the happiness and retention of employees. Her journey through chronic pain adds a heartfelt depth to her keynotes, captivating audiences as she delves into mental health topics and champions the pursuit of sustainable happiness and the importance of individual wellbeing.

Her expansive career has taken her from being a Senior Consultant on Trend Analysis for GDR Creative Intelligence Ltd, where she provided pivotal insights to giants like Nike and L’Oreal, to establishing Zukuri Consulting which zeroed in on consumer trends within the fashion and lifestyle sectors. Samantha’s passion for trend prediction and analysis also led her to roles at State of Play and Zukuri UnLtd. Her venture in 2014, Samantha &, distinguishes her further as an adept adviser on the intricate terrains of change and the pursuit of happiness.

However, Samantha’s reach extends beyond consultancy. Since 2014, she has become a Speaker and Faculty Member at The School of Life, a Lecturer for Simon Sinek Inc., and an In-House Positive Psychologist for Beam. Her insights have graced renowned publications like Forbes and The Times, and her media presence includes appearances on BBC Woman’s Hour and the Deliciously Ella podcast. Her bestselling book, ‘Love It Or Leave It’, and its affiliated podcast, demonstrate her profound expertise. Furthermore, her TEDx Talk titled ‘Are You Ready to Break Up With Work?‘ attests to her revolutionary approach to reimagining professional life.

In the world of keynote speaking, Samantha Clarke exudes unparalleled resilience and dynamism. She has captivated audiences from Europe to the US with her distinctive interweaving of science and soul, inspiring attendees to bravely undertake impactful pursuits. Sharing platforms with notable figures like Hilary Rodham Clinton and Angela Duckworth, Samantha’s speeches are a beacon of inspiration, packed with actionable insights. For anyone seeking a speaker proficient in fostering successful leadership, nurturing creativity, driving innovation, and sculpting high-performance teams, Samantha Clarke emerges as the quintessential choice.

Official Testimonials

Samantha Clarke is regularly booked to engage audiences at events, read their latest feedback below:

“It was very obvious that Samantha loves what she does and cares about helping people. She genuinely cared about the problem we were having on our team and thought very critically about what could be done to help solve it. We appreciate Samantha’s hard work and dedication. She is a very talented woman and I, and my team, enjoyed working with her”

Alexandra, Shopify Studio Team

“The happiness function at DADI+ is something we are particularly proud about and Sam has been a key factor in making it a success. We are hugely appreciative of everything Sam has done to promote the culture at DADI+ since she has been with us.”

Chris, Founder, DADI

“Sam was incredible – our most well attended of our little series yet, and so much good feedback!”

Charlotte, J.P. Morgan

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