Scott Berkun

Scott Berkun
Author, Berkun Media, Inc.

Website | @berkun

Scott Berkun is the best-selling author of Making Things Happen, The Myths of Innovation, Confessions of a Public Speaker, and Mindfire: Big Ideas for Curious Minds. He worked at Microsoft from 1994 to 2003 on Internet Explorer 1.0 to 5.0, Windows and MSN, and as team lead at from 2010 to 2012. He now works full time as an author and speaker. His work has appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Wired Magazine, Forbes, The Economist and other media. He has contributed to Harvard Business and BusinessWeek, and appears frequently on CNBC, MSNBC, CNN and NPR for his expertise on various subjects. He runs a popular blog at and tweets at @berkun


Tools and Techniques
Location: E146 Level: Novice
Scott Berkun (Berkun Media, Inc.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 6 ratings)
Imagine a workplace with no email, where everyone works from home, and new software is released dozens of times a day. This is life at, the 15th most popular website on the planet, where Berkun managed a team of programmers from 2010 to 2012. He'll share insights into creativity, management and applying open source ideals to the world (the subject of his forthcoming book.) Read more.


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