Talks FAQs Archives - The School Of Life

Our specialist faculty has been selected not just on their professional and academic expertise, but also on their ability to engage audiences with their dynamism, charisma and warmth. You can see their profiles on our faculty page.

Each participant will receive a supporting worksheet to refer to during the Talk, as well as a summary of the ideas covered.

We generally do not allow filming of any of our live events, but more importantly, it would likely inhibit the feeling of safety and privacy required by attendees in order to participate fully. Our goal is always to create the very best experience for our participants, and for that we try to preserve the closed nature of the sessions. On occasion we have been able to allow companies to film the Talk and licence the content for a limited time, for an additional fee. 


Talks can be delivered to very large audiences – as long as the right space or technology is available. As such, they act as a great introduction to The School of Life for Business. 

Yes. However, because certain Workshops, Talks and Conversations complement one another and work well in tandem, we often recommend booking them as part of longer programmes, according to your team or organisation’s needs.

These Talks are designed for corporate training – where an organisation books private sessions for their internal teams, delivered at a time of their choosing. We therefore cannot offer individual places on Talks.