Unlock growth and go on offense.


I’m David S. Kidder, founder, investor, speaker, and author. The purpose of my life and work is to ignite growth in people and organizations’ lives, empower people to discover who they are becoming, and, ultimately, solve our time’s grand challenges. I hope this site enables you to explore these efforts and ideas, and discover a way to collaborate together.

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A renowned pioneer and authority on enterprise Growth Mindset and Culture, a keynote by David Kidder is an experience like none other. He is known to light up the room with energy, challenge your mindset and thinking with his provocative brand of radical candor, and ultimately spark a new competitiveness and desire to go on offense. Because most enterprises are dominated by the “Big to Bigger” mindsets of re-risking and efficiency, New to Big organizations that adopt “New to Big’ growth mindsets and systems are building resilient growth cultures prepared for the future.

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