Born in Israel and raised in El Paso, Texas, Ori Brafman has been a lifelong entrepreneur in business, government and the nonprofit sector. His projects include launching healthy fast food restaurants, leading political and advocacy campaigns and co-founding Courtroom Connect, a wireless network company.
In 2001, Brafman co-founded a network of more than 1000 CEOs working for peace and economic development projects. The network was supported by the likes of venture capitalist John Doerr and the Ford Foundation and has catalyzed projects in the Middle East, Africa, North America, Europe, and Asia. Most recently, Brafman has facilitated a course at the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Following his first book, The Starfish and the Spider, Brafman wrote his second book, Sway: The Irresistible Pull of Irrational Behavior, with his brother, Rom. Their latest book is Click: The Magic of Instant Connections.
Brafman has appeared on the BBC, National Public Radio, Wall Street Journal/MarketWatch video, Fox News, CSPAN, and AP Video among others. He has presented before audiences at Microsoft, Amazon, Televisa, Stanford Business School, Harvard Business School, and many others.
Brafman holds a BA in peace and conflict studies from UC Berkeley and an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.
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Last Updated: Tue, Apr 19, 2011
|Video||Emotional Connections for Trust-Based Networks||Ori Brafman||Author||02:32||04/2011|
|Video||Vulnerability as a Leadership Skill||Ori Brafman||Author||03:02||04/2011|
|Video||Collaboration Between Those Who Click||Ori Brafman||Author||03:08||04/2011|
|Video||The Skills of High Self-Monitors||Ori Brafman||Author||04:08||04/2011|
|Video||Can We Build Nurturing Leadership Models?||Ori Brafman||Author||05:08||04/2011|
|Video||How Proximity Affects Relationships||Ori Brafman||Author||05:54||04/2011|
|Video||How to Build Instant Connections [Entire Talk]||Ori Brafman||Author||54:05||04/2011|
|Podcast||How to Build Instant Connections||Ori Brafman||Author||55:38||04/2011|