Is your organization operating on “Auto-Pilot”? In this FREE banking webinar, serial fintech entrepreneur and international speaker David Peterson will provide insights into how to unlock your organization’s creative potential to meet the challenges of today’s competitive pressures and global competition. David will share his Metacognition based strategies and tools that drive creativity and share how to harness that into meaningful corporate innovation.

Peterson’s engaging style entertains as he assists in rethinking processes and procedures that stifle growth and create an environment that dramatically increases employee engagement. Combat status-quo thinking by fostering an enterprise-wide culture that capitalizes on the opportunity for transformational growth.

Key Takeaways:

  • Identification of how organizations are operating on “auto-pilot”
  • Stages of the Metacognition process
  • How to instill “ThinkTime” into your culture that will reap benefits focused on growth
  • How senior leaders can enable employees to combat the status-quo
  • How to instill top-down organization-wide innovation to achieve transformational growth 


  • David Peterson

    David Peterson

    U.S. Dataworks - President

    David Peterson has inspired international audiences to rethink how innovation happens in their organization. He helps business leaders foster a culture of innovation that capitalizes on workforce diversity and instills accountability for driving growth. As the founder and CEO of Goldleaf Technologies, a leading provider of electronic payments software and a pioneer in the fintech industry, David understands the critical need to combat status-quo thinking to achieve sustainable profits and competitiveness in any industry. He shares real world strategies and tools to foster an innovation mindset and encourages people to be innovative where they are regardless of job title. David is the author of the best-selling book Grounded: Anchored Management for Strategic Leadership and Effective Decision-Making (Little River Publishing, 2016). His approach to strategic innovation has been praised by everyone from C-Suite executives to entrepreneurs to millennials. David is currently President of U.S. Dataworks. He serves on the board of several industry related companies and associations, and is a serial entrepreneur with start-ups in retail and professional services.


1.0 CPE Credits & 1.2 AAP Credits