Billy Ray Taylor
Empowering leaders and organizations to win through keynotes, coaching, and thought leadership.
Meet Our Founder
Billy Ray Taylor
Billy Ray Taylor is a global keynote speaker, the author of The Winning Link, and the founder of LinkedXL, a global consulting and software company that empowers organizations to win through strategic implementation of the Connected Business Model.
Prior to launching LinkedXL, he was the North American Director of Goodyear Tire, leading multiple turnarounds and contributing to a dramatic change in the company’s earnings - from -$38 million to over $1 Billion. It was from this experience that he developed the LinkedXL process, a proven system for building business operations systems that win.
Today, he empowers leaders and organizations to implement that process and achieve record-breaking results through keynotes, consulting, thought leadership, and the Connected Business Model software.
“Billy’s amazing keynote presentation was the perfect kickoff for our annual 2-day NE Lean Conference. So many people expressed how much they enjoyed his high-energy, inspirational presentation. He was the GBMP conference MVP!”
Pat Wardell, VP and COO, GBMP
How We Win
Defining, Aligning, and Executing Winning Strategies at Every Level of Your Organization
Based on the book The Winning Link
This highly actionable keynote details “How to Win” featuring the LinkedXL process used by countless organizations to finally start winning. Billy details the strategies, mindsets, and processes proven to convert strategy into results, disconnected operations into an aligned enterprise, and a lack of trust into a high-performing, self-sustaining culture of ownership.
This presentation is ideal for leaders and teams who are:
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The Winning Link
A Proven Process to Define, Align, and Execute Strategy at Every Level
Developing a winning organization requires more than just the right people and the right processes: it requires clarity and buy-in on the right strategy.
In this groundbreaking guide, global operations strategist Billy Ray Taylor reveals how his proprietary LinkedX Process can help your organization cultivate "extreme ownership" at every level, from top management to front-line employees.
Highlighted by Taylor’s personal experiences working with companies across the globe, The Winning Link offers you a step-by-step playbook for creating a culture-driven approach to success.
Kick off your day with an empowering blend of leadership, business operations, and self-development insights from successful entrepreneurs, executives, and leaders. Hosted by Billy Ray Taylor, The Morning Tea with Billy T features a diverse range of leadership perspectives distilled into 20 minutes of actionable insights you don’t want to miss.
In the News
As an expert in global operations, Billy’s insights have been featured in many industry publications.
“Billy Taylor was a 10!!
He was by far one of the most inspiring speakers...his energy, his message. If I could capture 1/10th of what he has been able to do, I'd feel I have been successful!!”
Participant, 23rd Annual International Shingo Prize Conference
“Billy Taylor is one of my most trusted business advisors.
He has helped me create a culture of ownership and accountability that has propelled our growth while creating a workplace where our people are empowered to do their best work.”
Jeffrey Scott Jones, CEO Consolidus, 5X Inc %000 Fastest Growing Business, according to Inc. Magazine
“The most powerful, emotional, and moving presentation"
“Billy and his team were undoubtedly the most powerful, emotional, and moving presentation of the week at our PMO Summit. I was personally inspired and so grateful we were able to secure him as a speaker for my personal benefit, and the benefit of the entire organization.”
Sherry Nuebert, Chief Information Officer, Goodyear Tire