Speaking Topics

Richard Torrenzano has spoken to hundreds of board, management, industry, association and training events worldwide. He focuses on news related topics about cyber and digital attacks, crisis and high-stakes issues, building and protecting reputations and brands.


Following are some recent speaking topics:


1. Reputation and Digital



2. Crisis


  • Seven Sins of Crisis Mis-Management

  • Meltdown: Managing a Corporate Crisis


3. Leadership


  • Five Reasons Why Good People Fail

  • "You Incorporated": How to Develop and Manage a Top Career and Life Plan

  • From Cubical to Corner Office: Eight Surefire Steps


4. Socratic Dialogue: A Conference Game Changer 


Socratic Dialogues are dynamic, intellectual, and humorous. Everyone gains an enhanced understanding of decisions or views on a topic, industry, company or organization. Entertaining and informative, this interactive program is for audiences of 100 to 5000.


A Socratic Dialogue consists of eight to ten preselected panelists, who play specific roles in discussing or problem solving an issue, situation, crisis or current event.


Typically, Socratic Dialogues are ninety minutes, with ongoing audience interaction. As the scenario unfolds, Richard spices up the discussion based on news, historical events and professional experience. This program can be mesmerizing.