Joe Frost

The Future is Fractional

Joe Frost is a global speaker, thinker & entrepreneur leading the fractional & decentralized leadership model into the future of work. His keynotes & talks are built for forward-thinking entrepreneurs & leaders.

Insights on the Fractional Leadership Model

The Future of Work

The Great Resignation

It’s real – and it’s here. A record 4.3 million Americans quit their jobs in 1 month alone

A Global Shift

40% of the global workforce are considering leaving their employers this year

Independent is In

52% of the U.S. workforce will either be working or will have worked as an independent contributor

New Executive Mindset

63% of full-time executives confirmed they would become an independent contractor

So, what is the Fractional movement?
So, what is the Fractional movement?
Joseph in Action




It’s time to decentralize your leadership team.

The world is changing at a faster-than-ever pace. Out of those changes emerges a new model for leadership and hiring: fractional.

A fractional, decentralized hiring model flattens hierarchies and creates a deeper sense of interdependence, rather than authority, between leaders and teams.

It’s rooted in the belief that every individual shapes the trajectory of an organization. Everyone can lead – and when empowered, organizations thrive strategically, tactically, and culturally.

It’s the future of work.

In this Signature Talk, Joseph Frost helps entrepreneurs and business leaders leverage the fractional leadership and hiring model to propel organizations in the future.

Companies benefit from a new environment where everyone is a leader in their own right.
Leaders benefit from less decision-making, more freedom, and more opportunity to impact in meaningful ways.

Who is Joe’s Audience?

This keynote serves leaders & teams who want to:

Learning outcomes to expect:


Scale their leadership team


Leverage hiring models for the future of work


Access strategic talent they otherwise couldn’t afford


Delegate, elevate & combust their business at scale

Learning outcomes to expect:

Understand how to activate the power of Fractional Professionals


Determine key criteria for hiring Fractional Professionals that bring impact


Understand the difference between Fractional & outsourcing


Learn how to bring energy, flexibility & creativity into your organization’s structure

Joe's Audiences


Joseph Frost is a leading thinker on fractional leadership and how it fits into the future of work.

Joseph is the Co-Founder of yorCMO, a rapidly-scaling organization helping growth-minded CEOS get the hands-on marketing expertise they need with Fractional CMO Services.

He is also the Founder of the Fractional Professional Association (FPA), the country’s largest association of fractional leaders, Joseph holds a deep understanding of how the fractional model, coupled with transformational technology like AI, can help companies be future-ready.

Past Talks Given
About Me

Meet Joe

Joseph Mark Frost

Joseph Frost is a Decentralized Entrepreneur, University Professor of Entrepreneurship & 5X Founder.

Joseph is the Founder of yorCMO, the first Decentralized Leadership franchise business, and is the head of the Fractional Professionals Association, the first & only community for decentralized, fractional executives & leaders looking to join the future of work. He is also the host of the weekly podcast “The Fractional C-Suite Retreat.”

Armed with an MBA and a background in Chemical Engineering, Joseph is passionate about engineering ideas fueled by simplicity & creativity that have the power to make a big impact & combust at scale. Joe currently serves as President of Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) Nebraska, is a cigar enthusiast, and is on his way to building 7 million-dollar companies at once.

Joe Frost has had a non-linear, decentralized career & life

A Decentralized Life

From founding a successful mortgage financing company to founding a media and video company to writing a book on media habits, Joseph spent years attempting to reconcile his wildly diverse experiences – only to realize his decentralized nature was his greatest asset to help others engineer non-traditional, creative ideas into their businesses.


Years as an Entrepreneur
Companies built & scaled
Book authored
Talks given on 3+ continents
JoE's companies
What people are saying


“I loved Joe’s presentation. I was especially interested in the outro story about gratitude. I felt something. It was a good feeling.”

Mark S. - COO & Business Coach

“Thanks for your talk, Joseph. I started the gratitude ritual with my daughter this morning! And still thinking about how a fractional professional could help us at our company."

Meritxell G. - CEO

“10/10. Thank you for sharing the fundamental processes of hiring fractional professionals. We will definitely go through your book recommendations, and will share this with other members we know so they can reach out to you."


“Joseph’s talk was really terrific. I've listened a lot of people talk and I have never, ever heard anyone give a speech like that. It was heartfelt, rooted in a genuine and deep story, while still being practical and even provocative. He provided real value there – thanks again, Joe!”

Rich Taylor - Consultant, CMO & VP Marketing

The FRACTIONAL C-Suite Retreat

The Podcast

Joe Frost is also the host of “The Fractional C-Suite Retreat,” a weekly retreat for executives to unwind and hear from their peers about new opportunities and innovations in the C-Suite.

Joe dives into conversations with C-Suite leaders about topics ranging from Decentralized leadership, being a “visionary,” mastering technology, frameworks for game-changing marketing & more.

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