Keynote Speaker

1000 speeches
4 continents
12 countries


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John offers entertaining, empowering and educational keynote talks on strategy, leadership and corporate wellbeing. He has spoken at thousands of conferences including the Global Speakers Summit. John is the author of The Strategy Book – due for release in September.

His popular keynotes are: 

Creating a Strategic Mindset
Future-proof your business

Leadership Instincts
Connect and grow your leaders

Growing Digital Wings
Grow business with technology

Holes in the Sidewalk
Courageous values and ethics 

Whole and Healthy 
Paradoxical pathways to wholeness




John’s work with hundreds of organisations see clients including global technology firms and elite sporting programs, allows him to share value-driven ideas around strategy, leadership and human performance. His talks include powerful models, metaphors from his life and narratives from many sources. Many say John’s talks are uplifting, entertaining, memorable and often redefine the future agenda for an industry or business culture. Learn more…


John assists organisations to take the smart and courageous steps needed to drive value well into the future. John helps boards, business owners and executive teams create a strategic mindset and future proof their business over three high-level days. Learn more…


John mentors men and women, business owners and leaders to enhance their leadership, creativity, negotiation skills, relationships, confidence, health and intuition with three, six and twelve-month programs. Learn more…

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Trying Out New Technology 

August 19th, 2019|Comments Off on Trying Out New Technology 

In business and life, it’s never too late to try out new technology.  I took to the river on Saturday for the first time in 22 years. Fellow youthful veterans, Bill, Rolf, John and I [...]

Bringing the Pages to Life

August 12th, 2019|Comments Off on Bringing the Pages to Life

Last week I had an enlightening and entertaining conversation with Mal Walker, Peter Diezmann and the Australasian Interim Executive Association. It was great to have an enthusiastic audience with CEOs to road test the pages [...]

Words of advice from Jim about Books – The Strategy Book

August 7th, 2019|Comments Off on Words of advice from Jim about Books – The Strategy Book

I am looking forward to the publication of The Strategy Book in the coming weeks. Business author, Jim Collins who wrote 'Good to Great', 'Built to Last' and 'How the Mighty Fall' kindly sent me [...]


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