A safe pair of hands

The Strategy Guy, John Hale, is passionate about helping people come up with value-driven strategies for their businesses and their lives.

Ask The Strategy Guy | $1100 for 90 mins

Have you reached an impasse? You may know where you need help, or you may want help identifying the source of your problem. Either way, you can Book a Session with John to

  • Clarify your strategic approach
  • Identify your top strategy problem
  • Create an empowering action plan
  • Overcome a limiting situation or
  • Learn how to ask better questions

In my first two years working with John, I have grown Nickel Energy by over 150% and he helped me navigate the future at multiple levels. 

Nick Lake | Founder Nickel Energy 


John Hale's greatest strengths lie in his ability to think strategically and to guide others along that path. I found his input invaluable. 

Paul O'Sullivan | GM Lismore City Council


John's insight and skills provide solutions for personal as well as corporate growth. John operates with maximum integrity.

Christopher Dean | Founder TP Health


We hired John to assess our culture and help us modernise the way we operate as an organisation. The result was fantastic. 

Mark Pidcock | Dealer Principal City Toyota


John's breadth of experience and professional approach ensures I can be confident of a quality outcome every time. 

Dr Susan Page AO | National President RDA


John raised our awareness and drove our Executive's understanding, absorption and ownership of our new ERP system.

Prof Barry Conyngham | Vice-Chancellor SCU 


John's diagnosis and advice were spot-on. I recommend John to anyone as a top-shelf executive coach and confidant.  

Chris Condon | Chairman Condon Group 


If you have reached a dead-end, but dare to take another step, then taking those steps with John makes all the difference.

Jane Blight | Creative Director and Author


John provides you with the understanding and tools to make informed decisions about your business future. 

Paul Thompson | Director Airborne Exports USA  


John provided sound advice for our next stage of growth. I recommend him as an empowering mentor for any growing business. 

Charlotte Battle | Founder Total Balance Fitness


John's excellent understanding of organisations, people and human nature will change your life. I am truly blessed to have him as a coach.

Glen Eagles | GM Hurford Building Group


Rarely does someone come along who's work is the next step. John is a dynamic change agent with extraordinary wisdom and skill.  

Greg Owens | Solicitor and President BBCC

Ask The Strategy Guy | $1100 for 90 mins

John's knowledge and professional yet holistic approach to business has raised both my confidence and competence. 

Cheryl Eaton | GM Paradigm Commercial


John asked me the right questions at the right time to move my business from existence and survival to a growing success. 

Craig Parry | Oceanography Photographer


John is a man with profound knowledge and insight, dedicated to empowering everyone he encounters.

Adam Blanch | Psychologist and Trainer


John gave me a clear overview of options which were invaluable in leading us to take brave decisions and successful actions.

Will Evans | Founder The Purist Company


The multiplicity views within our community required expert facilitation. John's ability to help us reach consensus was brilliant.  

Arthur Piggot | GM Kyogle Shire Council


John is a highly reliable, honest and effective executive advisor. He came highly recommended, and I have no hesitation in reaffirming the same.

Ken Ganger | GM Lismore City Council


John has given me valuable negotiation skills that have made a significant difference to both my business and personal life.

Mick Hodgkinson | MD G.J. Gardner Homes


John Hale is one of those rare people who mixes his head, his heart and his soul in equal measure. 

Prof James Carlopio | Director Executive Education Bond University


John, I have gained so many insights as a result of our work together, much more than I have experienced with others in your field. 

Nancy Keep | Founder Keep and Associates 


John's knowledge, professional experience and entertaining style kept our Board engaged and made for a highly effective day.

Paul Welch | Board Secretary Sunshine Sugar  


Our company has benefited enormously both financially and personally due to John’s creativity, commitment and expertise.

Terry Pitt | MD Byron Taxis and Limousines 


John has given our entire organisation and me a great platform from which to drive the changes necessary for our future growth and success.

Brett McLaren | CEO OEM Dynamics


John’s lecturing, case study and teaching tools gave MBA students real insight into critical success factors for managing projects.

Prof Oscar Hauptman | Melbourne Business School


John identified areas in both my business management role and personal life that needed growth. I benefit from his openness and experience and keep learning from him.

Alan Richards | CEO IntelliQuip


John asked me some tough questions that needed to be answered. His goal was not to undermine us, but make us successful. 

Sein Lowry | CEO Byron Arts Factory Complex 

Client Experience 

The Strategy Guy has completed assignments for start-ups, non-profits and advised some of the world's biggest firms.