Human attention is the most limited, valuable, and misunderstood resource in the modern marketplace. Curt Steinhorst helps leaders and teams take control of their attention and focus on what matters most for their success by applying the science behind how the brain works to the reality of our hyper-connected, hybrid world. He provides actionable insights pulled from the latest research on attention science, workplace dynamics, and technology trends that impact leadership, engagement, and productivity.
Steinhorst is the founder and CEO of the consultancy, Focuswise, where he helps organizations develop focused and productive leaders, teams, individuals, and cultures. He has worked with some of North America’s top companies, including Accenture, Cisco, Deloitte, JPMorgan Chase, Nike, AT&T, and many more. Steinhorst is also the Head of People and Culture at Venus Aerospace, where he is focused on building a future-facing workplace that proactively fights to preserve a positive work environment, decrease stress and inefficiency, and optimize productivity.
A highly respected keynote, Steinhorst speaks to audiences worldwide on mastering focus and attention, combining unforgettable stories, cutting-edge research, and practical case studies. His many clients include Southwest Airlines, the US Naval Academy, and SAP, to name just a few. Steinhorst is also the author of the bestselling book, Can I Have Your Attention? And a regular Forbes contributor.
Named a “Top 30 Global Guru”, Steinhorst has spent decades coaching top founders and athletes as well as collaborating with thousands of executives to discover common approaches to harnessing human attention and developing teams that yield powerful results.