Watch Simon Banks

Watch the latest videos from Simon Banks, where you can learn about the importance of curiosity, understand how to thrive when working from home, see and hear interviews and watch Simon on speaking about innovation, creativity and imagination (and even his book launch).

Simon on stage

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Simon Banks: Watch my Showreel

By Simon Banks | December 18, 2018

Watch Simon Banks Speaker showreel for a glimpse into Simon’s work on stage. Get a feel for his unique presentation style and see how he engages a room of people through his great…

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Simon Banks Book Launch

By Simon Banks | July 12, 2019

On the 18th March 2018 at Berkelouw Books in the heart of Paddington, I ever so proudly launched A Thousand Little Lightbulbs: How to kickstart a culture of Innovation in your organisation.…

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Simon Banks at Vivid Festival 2021

Simon Banks at Vivid Festival 2019

By Simon Banks | August 26, 2019

At the 2019 Vivid Festival, Simon joined a panel of seasoned entrepreneurs as they explored how to master the keys to being your own boss. Whilst it’s never been easier to start a…

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How to Let Your Ideas Thrive and Grow

Simon Banks How to Let Your Ideas Thrive and Grow

By Simon Banks | March 3, 2021

How do you make your great ideas thrive and grow? Have you ever had an idea but when you suggested your initial thoughts, people smiled or smirked or it was ignored or maybe quickly…

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Watch Simon’s visual storytelling workshops

Watch Simon’s Visual Storytelling Workshops

By Simon Banks | March 3, 2021

Storytelling has been around since the beginning of time. It’s a natural part of being human, So, ask yourself: Have you ever wished you could tell better stories? Have you ever…

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Creativity and curiosity

The importance of curiosity and asking human centred questions

The Importance of Curiosity and Asking Human Centred Questions

By Simon Banks | March 3, 2021

Do you ever remember the saying “Curiosity killed the cat?” I don’t believe that curiosity ever killed the cat. I think curiosity made it a pretty amazing feline. And…

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How to be more creative at work

Simon Banks Keynote Speaker: Your Creativity and Curiosity is your Super Power

By Simon Banks | March 3, 2021

Imagine, if you could choose any super power, what would it be? Flying, X-ray vision, super strength, breathe under water? It would be great hey? Here’s the thing….we all have…

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How to thrive when working from home

How to avoid bad habits when working from home

Simon Banks How to Avoid Bad Habits When Working From Home

By Simon Banks | March 3, 2021

In 2020, many of us had some first hand experience in the realities of working from home. And look, at first, it can seem so exciting! “Yay, I’m working from home! We’re…

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Simon Banks Three ways to be more productive when working from home

Three Ways to Be More Productive When Working at Home

By Simon Banks | March 3, 2021

I previously explored some of the bad habits to avoid when working from home including spending the day in your pyjamas. Once you deal with those bad habits, there are some key things…

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Podcasts and Interviews

Simon Banks Talks Music and Creativity

Simon Discusses the Influence of Music on His Life and Creativity

By Simon Banks | August 23, 2021

In this film, Simon talks with The Fan Files about the influence music has had on his creativity, productivity and life.

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How to Thrive with Innovative and Creative Ideas (Interview with Simon Banks)

How to Thrive with Innovative and Creative Ideas (Interview with Simon Banks)

By Simon Banks | April 21, 2021

In 2020, in the midst of the Covid, I chatted with Ticker TV on the importance of being curious and reimagining what’s possible.

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How to Practice Dynamic Leadership (Interview with Simon Banks)

How to Practice Dynamic Leadership (Interview with Simon Banks)

By Simon Banks | April 21, 2021

This was cool. I was asked to speak with my old University on all things leadership, fostering innovation and finding inspiration.

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