Kash Shaikh

Kash Shaikh

Website: https://kashshaikh.com

Kash is An Award-winning Brand Builder, Entrepreneur, And Speaker. He’s The Only Person Ever Named Brandweek’s “Marketer Of The Year” And PRWeek’s “40 Under 40.” Kash has traveled to 50 countries and all 50 states, and is a frequent contributing expert within the Hospitality, Retail, and Travel industries. He held leadership roles at Procter & Gamble and GoPro prior to founding Besomebody, Inc. in 2013. He launched, scaled and sold the original #besomebody app - the world’s first experiential learning marketplace - with a successful exit coming in 2017. Today, Besomebody is a business innovation firm based in Cincinnati, OH, focused on helping build the world’s best companies through programs and services that elevate employer talent, business, and culture.

Recent Posts

The 3 Most Important Things to Look For When Hiring a New Employee

The 3 Most Important Things to Look For When Hiring a New Employee

Posted on: 22 Apr 2019

I recently gave a presentation about the future of the American workforce, including navigating a necessary coexistence with automation/AI, focusing on soft skills/EQ when developing training programs, and, most importantly, building and protecting your company culture. The Q&A after the session was awesome. Such great, insightful questions from the room of mostly young professionals. One …

5 Truths Nobody Tells You About Following Your Passion

5 Truths Nobody Tells You About Following Your Passion

Posted on: 03 Nov 2018

“Follow your passion.” One of the simplest, most powerful phrases that we’ll ever hear. Also, one of the most overused and unfulfilled. And the source of a lot of contradiction and confusion. Because here’s the thing: it actually IS that simple. But, it’s NOT that easy. Making the decision to follow your passion — whatever it is — is …

6 Silicon Valley-Inspired Lies That Are Killing Your Startup

6 Silicon Valley-Inspired Lies That Are Killing Your Startup

Posted on: 28 Jan 2018

The Valley. An entrepreneur’s paradise. The startup promised land. The mystical, magical epicenter of all things big and great and game-changing. In many ways, Silicon Valley has become the Hollywood of the 21st Century, complete with leading actors and feuding cast members, fascinating storylines and riveting sub-plots, and an intoxicating lineup of heroes, victims, and villains. …

The Two Colleges You Should Never Send Your Kids To

The Two Colleges You Should Never Send Your Kids To

Posted on: 18 May 2017

What you learn is important. Who you learn from is everything. You have to learn from the best to be the best. Skills, habits, hacks, attitude, approach… all of that can be passed from expert to apprentice, mentor to mentee, and teacher to student. At Besomebody, we have a strong point of view on education. We’re building a …