Nigel Marsh

Author and marketer
Nigel Marsh presents and writes on business and personal life — and how the two interact. He is the author of "Fat, Forty and Fired."

Why you should listen

Nigel Marsh is the author of Fit, Fifty and Fired-Up, Fat, Forty and Fired and Overworked and Underlaid. He's the chairman of strategic research consultancy The Leading Edge and the co-founder of the energy-saving movement Earth Hour. Marsh also founded The Sydney Skinny.

Nigel Marsh’s TED talks

Quotes from Nigel Marsh

All the discussions about flexi-time or dress-down Fridays or paternity leave only serve to mask the core issue, which is that certain job and career choices are fundamentally incompatible with being meaningfully engaged on a day-to-day basis with a young family.
Nigel Marsh
TEDxSydney • 2.3M views Feb 2011
Inspiring, Persuasive
There are thousands and thousands of people out there leading lives of quiet, screaming desperation, where they work long, hard hours at jobs they hate to enable them to buy things they don’t need to impress people they don’t like.
Nigel Marsh
TEDxSydney • 2.3M views Feb 2011
Inspiring, Persuasive