From humble beginnings to the personification of the American Dream, Kareem Taylor teachers professionals how to not just survive but thrive in a creative economy. He has given presentations in cities including Los Angeles, New York City, Boston, Johannesburg, Sydney, London and Singapore.
Kareem teaches audience members how to apply his successful methods to a wide range of careers today. He shares winning tips for starting a freelancing career, negotiating higher pay rates, networking for success and increasing overall productivity. Audiences walk away with invaluable tools to incorporate into their personal and professional endeavors.
As a voice actor, Kareem has voiced commercial campaigns for clients including CNN, ESPN, Mercedes-Benz, Taco Bell, UFC and more. He has set standards of excellence in his creative career. It's no wonder he's now a sought after business and motivational speaker.
The Power of Networking, Mentorship and Allies
As a teenager growing up in Brooklyn, New York, Kareem took advantage of the big city. Even further, as a college student, he took advantage of everything at his disposal. He landed mentors in entertainment, and learned the business early. This is why, by age 16, he was already interning at Black Entertainment Television, as one of the youngest employees.
In this talk, Kareem teaches professionals how to leverage their professional relationships for career success.
Embrace Your Weird
It's easy to view your difference as odd or undesirable. In this talk, Kareem argues that it's in fact your difference, your adversity, your flaw, that is actually your biggest competitive advantage.
In this talk, Kareem teaches professionals how to leverage their "weird" and personal mission for career success.
Stop Waiting and Start Writing
As an author and writer himself, Kareem knows exactly what it takes to self-publish a book. From brainstorming topics to putting the book on a bookstore shelf, Kareem knows it all.
In this talk, Kareem teaches professionals how to use books to grow their business, and how to launch a public speaking career.