Meta Wagner : Hachette Speakers Bureau

Meta Wagner

Author of What's Your Creative Type?:Harness the Power of Your Artistic Personality

Meta Wagner is the author of What's Your Creative Type?: Harness the Power of Your Artistic Personality (Seal Press/Hachette). She is a contributor to Boston Globe opinion pages, was a columnist for PopMatters, and has written on pop culture and creativity for Huffington Post, Chicago Tribune, Salon, and Wall Street Journal custom studios. She is a sought-after speaker on creative motivation, and has done a TEDx talk and spoken at corporate events and conferences, including U. Mass Lowell’s Women’s Leadership Conference, The Actors Conference, and Muse and the Marketplace, the nation’s leading literary conference.

Meta also molds young minds as a senior affiliated faculty member at Emerson College and at Boston University. She developed and teaches a “cult favorite” seminar called “Creativity in Context” (the springboard for her book) along with classes in creative non-fiction and communications writing. She has also taught at Grub Street and Wheelock College.

Meta was previously in executive positions in the marketing and public relations fields and received multiple awards from professional organizations.

She received her undergraduate degree from Brown University and her MFA in creative writing from Emerson College, where she was chosen as the student commencement speaker.

If you're looking for a speaker for your next company or organization event who will jumpstart your people into considering their creative potential, check out Meta Wagner and her book What's Your Creative Type?

She spoke at our Stone Temple Consulting company meeting, and we can't stop talking about the insights we gained.—Mark Traphagen, Senior Director of Brand Evangelism

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  • Game Changers, Innovators, and Disrupters: How to Get Motivated like the World’s Greatest Creators
  • The Five Creative Personality Types: Make the Most of Yours in the Workplace
  • Professional Women & Creativity: Get Started, Break Through Blocks, & Reach Your Goals

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