Meet Leonard.

Leonard brings humanity into personal brands.

Meet Leonard.

Leonard brings humanity into personal brands.

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Are You Tired of Faking It?

We’re all fighting for the number one spot in our respective careers and businesses. To be at the top of the food chain, beating our chests as we tell the world that we’re the best. When we think of survival of the fittest, it makes sense at first glance. The weak get eaten while the strong survive. Yet, what happens when everyone starts doing chest bumps and yelling out that they’re the best? The harsh reality is that when everyone starts saying they’re #1, no one is. And that’s the reality of the world we’re in today. 

Now what if we don’t want to be a savage beast that claws down everyone to get to the top? What if we don’t want to play that game? Is it even possible for us to still succeed in a more eloquent way? The good news is that most of the people who have been beating their chests have been kicked out of leadership roles at large companies and people who are just like yourself are replacing them in executive roles. Think about that for a moment. Ethical leaders who never had a chance at the c-suite are now leading the largest organizations in the world. 

What if your brand could no longer be a juggling act, but an authentic extension of who you are? Where you could be your whole, true self and still take that top spot in your career or business?

The world is tired of seeing polished personas who are touting that they’re the best. We’re tired of seeing companies without any differentiators, bragging about how great they are. 

Your customers, partners and investors are seeking deep connections with authentic and vulnerable leaders.

Connections that you could provide through building a personal brand tailored around who you are.

Discover How Leonard Helps Individuals and Organizations
Develop Authentic Personal Brands

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Full-service Brand Creation

Building a solid personal brand doesn't happen by accident. Rather than just give you advice and send you on your way, Leonard helps craft your brand with you. From identifying core messaging to writing your long-form biography and providing transcripts to use for videos on targeted social platforms, Leonard will take your brand from 0 to 100.

"I did what Leonard told me to do on Quora and over the course of 60 days, I hit 1 million views, got 1,400 followers and added 1,000 subscribers to my mailing list."

Daniel Ndukwu, Startup Mentor, Entrepreneur, Founder of The Experiment

Speaking

Leonard Kim takes audiences on a journey of embracing vulnerability and realizing success. His story, combined with practical audience takeaways, helps individuals and organizations face their fears, own their stories, and create memorable brands that propel growth.

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"As leaders, we all want to make an impact on the world and leave a mark worth remembering, but how is this possible? Leonard Kim shares how personal vulnerability and embracing discomfort can be the key to success in a world starving for authenticity. The relatable lessons, tangible strategies and powerful concepts will help even the most seasoned influencers increase their impact right away."

Chuck Poole, Teacher, founder at Teachonomy.com and Author of uNforgettable: Your Roadmap to Being the Teacher they NEVER Forget 
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Consulting

Looking for guidance? Set up a call with Leonard to further your personal brand building.

"Leonard Kim is the best personal brand builder I know. His transparent approach to embracing failures and missteps helps build deeper connections with his audience. He shows you exactly how to build your own brand and how to use it as a blueprint to build meaningful connections with your own audience. The format of anecdotes, examples, practical applications and worksheets keep you engaged and focused on building an authentic personal brand."
Blake Jamieson, Pop portrait artist

"From Presidents to superstars and the biggest brands, I've assisted thousands of clients to build their personas and connect them to their audiences in the social graph. Leonard highlights the most important quality that resonates with large audiences: to be human. His unique approach should help you break through hubris and allow your human, vulnerable self to be expressed, all in hopes to build a more suitable Social Organism for all of us!"


Oliver Luckett
10x entrepreneur, founder of HausMart and author of The Social Organism

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Ditch the Act Book

Have you ever wanted free swag from McDonald’s, like a fly red McRib cardigan, McRib calendar and a puzzle for the holidays? 

Or increase your income from ~$30k to ~$300k a year? 

Or make friends all across the world, then getting speaking engagements in those areas so you can get paid to see them all? 

Or show up on TV so you can say hi to your loved ones on the big screen? 

Or hang out with celebrities like Will Ferrell for a shoot in GQ magazine? 

Well I didn’t think I wanted any of those things, but they happened when I ditched the act and built my personal branding. Here’s the complete blueprint on how to do it yourself.

Ditch the Act Book

Have you ever wanted free swag from McDonald’s, like a fly red McRib cardigan, McRib calendar and a puzzle for the holidays? 

Or increase your income from ~$30k to ~$300k a year? 

Or make friends all across the world, then getting speaking engagements in those areas so you can get paid to see them all? 

Or show up on TV so you can say hi to your loved ones on the big screen? 

Or hang out with celebrities like Will Ferrell for a shoot in GQ magazine? 

Well I didn’t think I wanted any of those things, but they happened when I ditched the act and built my personal branding. Here’s the complete blueprint on how to do it yourself.

Who is Leonard Kim?

Leonard Kim is a personal branding expert and the chief marketing officer of ZeU, a company focused on bringing back privacy to the people. He’s also the co-founder of InfluenceTree and author of Ditch the Act: Reveal the Surprising Power of the Real You for Greater Success. His TEDx Talk, "Why You Should Let Your Fears Guide You," has been internationally recognized as one of the best TED Talks by Forbes, Inc. Magazine and Mashable

Forbes named Leonard a top Marketing Influencer, Inc. Magazine named Leonard a top Digital | Youth Marketer and Entrepreneur named Leonard a top personal branding expert. He lives in Los Angeles with his amazing wife Angie and their baby chihuahua Roo.

Are you ready to ditch the act?

Let's start building your authentic personal brand.