The #1 authority on leading with influence & navigating difficult conversations
Scott Tillema is a retired SWAT hostage negotiator, trained by the FBI and at Harvard University. He has over twenty years of law enforcement experience.
As a founding partner of The Negotiations Collective, Scott now speaks on how to use the power of life saving negotiation principles to create business success.
Personally, Scott lives outside Chicago with his family, 2 cats, & 2 dogs. He is a drummer, pianist and enjoys listening to and making music. Scott is a proud Wisconsin native but enjoys traveling the world speaking on all things connection. One secret about Scott... His true love is Taco Bell and his favorite food is the Mexican Pizza!
The Recruitment Network
“I expected great stories, which I got. What I hadn't quite expected was Scott's ability to translate his wealth of knowledge and experience into practical and applicable models we can use in business and in life.”
Big stage spotlight
Invited to the most famous speaking stage in the world to share his approach to negotiation... Scott presented "The Secrets of Hostage Negotiators" that has amassed over one million views!