Who the *$@# is Kevin Duncan?

Kevin is a business adviser, marketing expert, motivational speaker and author.

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Kevin is a business adviser, marketing expert, motivational speaker and author.

He has written sixteen books, all of which pursue the theme of simplifying businesses and making them more successful. These have sold around 100,000 copies, been voted Telegraph Business Club Books of the Week, been nominated for CMI Management Book of the Year, and been translated into French, Portuguese, Polish, Russian, and Turkish. He has also pioneered their production in digital formats such as podcasts, ebooks, and iphone and ipad apps.

After 20 years in advertising and direct marketing, he has spent the last twelve years as an independent troubleshooter, advising companies on how to change their businesses for the better.

He can turn his hand to many things: signature programmes based on his books; motivational speaking; facilitating awaydays and conferences; training; repositioning brands; producing business and marketing plans, strategies and creative solutions; advising on company structures; writing speeches; improving new business effectiveness; pitch writing; and action non-exec work.



He has worked with over 400 clients, deployed GBP600m of funds on more than 200 brands, overseen over 1,000 projects, and won 35 awards for creativity and effectiveness. He has trained over 6,000 people and tutors at Kings College London. His Greatest Hits blog summarises the thinking in over 250 business books and is accessed by 1000s monthly.

Expert Advice has completed over 600 jobs for 140 clients, most recently for Arcadia/Top Man, Brainjuicer, Carat, Dentsu Aegis, DLKW Lowe, Engine Group, The Guardian, Iris, JLL, London Stock Exchange, M&C Saatchi, Maxus, McCann-Erickson, Millward Brown, Nokia, Orange, Pagefield, RBS, Royal Mail, Saatchi & Saatchi, Shell, Strutt & Parker, T-Mobile, 100% Open, and 20th Century Fox.

Kevin has made a number of radio and press appearances, often appearing as a commentator on the absurdity of modern language at work. Also a cartoonist, his Little Book of Business Bullshit ebooks have been downloaded over 10,000 times.

Every year he travels to somewhere he has never been. He is currently funding the preservation of jaguars in Brazil, and is behind the successful reintroduction of the Great Bustard to the UK. He collects classic guitars, has written over 500 songs, and has released ten albums. He flies birds of prey, and has two daughters, Rosanna (26) and Shaunagh (23).

 

Books by Kevin Duncan

The Business Bullshit Book

The Business Bullshit Book
2,000 crucial definitions. Updated by popular demand.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

The Smart Thinking Book

The Smart Thinking Book
WH Smith Book of the Month. 60 bursts of business brilliance.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

The Ideas Book

The Ideas Book
How to generate ideas effectively. WHSmith Book of the Month.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

The Diagrams Book

The Diagrams Book
50 Ways To Solve Any Problem Visually. WHSmith Book of the Month.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

Tick Achieve

Tick Achieve
How to get stuff done. Telegraph Business Club Book of the Week.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

Business Greatest Hits

Business Greatest Hits
The top 40 best pieces of business thinking summarized for you.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

How To Run And Grow Your Own Business

How To Run And Grow Your Own Business
Two books in one, completely updated.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

Start Your Own Business

Start Your Own Business
In 7 simple steps.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

So What?

So What?
The definitive guide to the only business questions that matter. Telegraph Business Club Book of the Week.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

Start

Start
How to get your business underway. Telegraph Business Club Book of the Week.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

Marketing Greatest Hits

Marketing Greatest Hits
The top 40 brightest ideas in modern marketing summarized for you.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

What You Need To Know About Starting A Business

What You Need To Know About Starting A Business
Does what it says on the tin.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

Marketing Greatest Hits Volume 2

Marketing Greatest Hits Volume 2
The third book in the series.

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

Business Bullshit

Business Bullshit
Download all five volumes of utter twaddle

Buy from Amazon.co.uk

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