Ian Hutchinson is founder and Chief Engagement Officer (CEO) of his own company, specialising in 'self-driven employee engagement' and unlocking workforce potential for aspiring Best Employers. He is a talent maximiser, thought leader and innovative strategic implementer. Ian helps your leaders, your people and your organisation fully realise their potential by increasing engagement and motivation in work and life. Ian is a natural entertainer (with a background in theatre-sports), so his presentation style is dynamic, highly interactive but with a fun cheeky streak. He is motivational, extremely relevant and down-to-earth with real 'take home' value.
Ian is one of Australia’s top presenters and has formal qualifications in business management, psychology and has trained internationally in career development. He is author of “People Glue – Employee Engagement & Retention Solutions That Stick!” and “52 Strategies to Work Life Balance”.
He asks employees take responsibility for driving their own motivation and engagement. Ian’s experience working with many Best Employers means he has a proven ability in creating a sustainable win-win culture through the unique self-driven approach and world-first employee engagement systems, such as meCentral.com.
He has internationally recognised expertise (working in North America, Europe, Asia and even the middle East) combined with local experience, having worked with most of Australia's Top 10 companies, many Best Employers. Clients include: Westpac, AMP, BT, CBA, NAB, ANZ, Coke, Lend Lease, Macquarie Bank, Randstad, Mallesons, PwC, Ernst & Young, Deloitte, TNT, SAP, 3 Mobile, Pfizer, Roche, AZ, Abbott, Eli Lilly, McDonalds to name just a few.