Why@Work – August 23, 2017

Thank you for joining us in Detroit for our Why@Work event. We hope you learned something and were inspired to find your WHY.

If you’d like to take a deeper dive and learn more about Simon Sinek’s philosophy, check out the following resources:


Event Video Excerpt – An excerpt of the night’s keynote presentation by Stephen Shedletzky.

The NBS Event Photo Gallery – Enjoy a gallery of this amazing night.


Simon Sinek’s Start With Why Website (Link) – Start With Why inspires people to do the things that inspire them. Simon Sinek and his team believe in a bright future and our ability to build it together. They give keynotes, facilitate workshops and develop software that inspires individuals and organizations to live their Why.

Simon Sinek – Start With Why – TED Talk (YouTube Link) – The amazing, inspiring and thought provoking TED Talk by Simon Sinek. It covers START WITH WHY, the Golden Circle, and how great leaders inspire action.

Simon Sinek – Millennials in the Workplace: (YouTube Link) – Simon discusses his theories on Millennials, their motivations and how to better understand their WHY in the modern workplace.

Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t (Amazon Link) – Imagine a world where almost everyone wakes up inspired to go to work, feels trusted and valued during the day, then returns home feeling fulfilled. This is not a crazy, idealized notion. Today, in many successful organizations, great leaders create environments in which people naturally work together to do remarkable things.

Together Is Better: A Little Book of Inspiration (Amazon Link) – Simon Sinek sparked a movement with his bestsellers START WITH WHY and LEADERS EAT LAST. Now this beautifully illustrated book will inspire more readers to ask for help, help others, and discover their own courage through a charming story about change.

Find Your Why: A Practical Guide for Discovering Purpose for You and Your Team (Amazon Link) – START WITH WHY has led millions of readers to rethink everything they do – in their personal lives, their careers and their organizations. Now FIND YOUR WHY picks up where START WITH WHY left off. It shows you how to apply Simon Sinek’s powerful insights so that you can find more inspiration at work — and in turn inspire those around you.

Start With Why

To receive a complimentary copy of Simon’s book Start With Why, courtesy of NBS and Coalesse, please contact Megan Robinson, mrobinson@yournbs.com.