John has spoken at thousands of conferences including the Global Speakers Summit. His popular keynotes are:
Growing Leaders – Nurture your future leadership team.
Creating a Strategic Mindset – Future-proof your thinking.
When Worlds Collide – Enhance your ethics and negotiation skills.
Whole and Healthy – Boost health, productivity and workforce wellbeing.
Basic Instincts – Know yourself and understand others.
Growing Digital Wings – Leverage business growth using technology.
John’s work with leaders in hundreds of organisations, including global companies and elite sporting programs, allows him to share value-driven strategies around leadership and human performance. His messages include powerful models, metaphors from his life and narratives from many sources. John’s presentations are uplifting, memorable and often redefine the future agenda for an industry or business culture. Learn more…
Beyond the conference stage, John is committed to helping business owners and leadership teams take the smart and courageous steps needed to drive value well into the future. John provides transformative mentoring and facilitation. He 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…
He helps business owners, boards and c-suites to create a strategic mindset and future proof their business over three high-level days. Learn more…
While some have fears about the future, John sees fear as an invitation to come home, re-assess, reframe and innovate. Whether it’s what he speaks about to conference audiences or leadership clients, John communicates with authority, commercial clarity, compassion and humour. He helps leaders overcome inertia, tackle entropy and reduce bias, by creating the space necessary to re-focus, take purposeful actions and drive future value.
John has held Visiting Professor and Adjunct Professor positions. He has taught Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Ethics, Strategy and Project Management at Singapore Management University, Bond University, Melbourne Business School and the University of Queensland. He has taught in Schools and is often invited to share ideas and knowledge in centres of education. He holds degrees in Architecture and Computing, postgrad degrees in Education and Human Performance and a Master of Business Administration.
John has been an educator in the public domain, collaborating with corporations to create the Westpac Spirit of Business™ and the Telstra Next Step Workshops™ annual series for business owners and corporate managers. He has also facilitated hundreds of weekend workshops over many years, inspired by the work of Robert Moore, David Deida, Buller Iyengar, Koretoshi Maruyama, Hsi Lai, Acharya Rajneesh and Avikal Constantino, across the domains of men’s work, tantra, yoga, aikido, chi gong, meditation and zen inquiry.
If you are considering booking a conference speaker for your next event, hiring a mentor, engaging a strategic facilitator or visiting teacher, please contact John.