Let’s talk about living intentionally, starting a side hustle, or pursuing a quest.

Every year I speak at dozens of events, companies, and universities.

Recent engagements have included Google, Facebook, Udemy, LeWeb, SXSW, Evernote, The Motley Fool, Hallmark, and Carnegie Mellon University.

My adventures in writing books have taken me to media events in 25 countries, including extensive tours in India, Japan, and Korea. For my first book I met with readers in all 50 states and every Canadian province.

I’ve also spoken or hosted events at more than 100 independent bookstores throughout North America, in addition to many events at WeWork and General Assembly hubs.

If you’d like me to speak at your event, please let me know!

Contact Me

Host An Event
Host An Event

Whenever I have a new book out,
I visit several dozen cities as part of reader-hosted meetups and events. Want to bring the tour to your hometown? Fill out this form.


Hire Chris To Speak
Hire Chris To Speak

Every year I speak at a number
of private events, including companies, organizations, and conferences.
If you represent one of those,
get in touch.


Submit A Story
Submit A Story

Do you have a side hustle or
know someone who does? Let me know! Every single day on Side
Hustle School, I feature a different person’s story.


World Domination Summit (2011-2018 And Beyond)

In 2011 we founded WDS, a global gathering for remarkable people of all kinds, WDS now welcomes a thousand people to Portland, Oregon each summer.

We’d love to have with us! We’re now planning for our ninth year from June 27 – July 1 2019

If you’d like to attend a future WDS, join the waiting list for next year’s ticket sale. Tickets go very quickly and are only offered in three rounds at different times during the year.

Pioneer Nation

The world is changing as more people choose to work for themselves. In Spring 2014 and Fall 2015 we invited independent entrepreneurs, small business owners, and freelancers to hit the trail with us for an all-new adventure.

To be notified when the next stage coach heads out, sign up on the waiting list below.

Decide for yourself what you want, then find a way to make it happen.