Speaking

Interactive, TED-ish keynotes. Hands-on workshops. Executive coaching and mastermind groups. Onsite or online, tailored for you, your organization, or your event to deliver the right content and conversation in the right medium at the right time.

Mindsets and Strategies: Being Present, Mindful, and Interesting

The Future of Now
Dealing with life in the digital domain is no longer optional. The Future of Now address three world-changing trends in light personal strategies for turning uncertainty into an asset and personal interestingness.

Life OS™: Leading Learners to Thrive through Generational and Technological Overwhelm
Media fragmentation and globalization are blurring lines and decreasing generational distinctions. LifeOS™ is a new framework for understanding how people relate to learning, value creation, and teacher/leaders.

Neighborhood Switching™: Create Your Relational Media Strategy without Killing the Clock
Reaching, teaching, and leading in a digitally-extended life is confusing and overwhelming. Neighborhood Switching™ is a framework for creating a personal presence plan.

Skills, Tactics, and Tools: Engaging through Speaking and Teaching

Turning Complexity into Simplicity and Simplicity into Story
Simplicity isn’t the absence or abdication of complexity, it’s a contextual expression of it. Learn to address the simple-complex tension and find the story best suited to your context.

Eduinfluence™: How to Give ’em What They Want as You Get What You Want
Audiences love to learn, but they hate to be sold. The challenge? You need to influence an outcome. Eduinfluence™ resolves the tension with a psychologically proven framework that you will use for marketing a presentation and the presentation itself.

RapidPPT™: Designing Visual Presentations in Less Time
Visual presentations deliver higher impact, but they take time. RapidPPT™ is a design-for-non-designers approach to creating visual presentations with no bullet points.

Engage!: Presentation Skills for Onsite, Online, and Hybrid Presentation Environments
Dark rooms, light rooms, hybrid events, and webinars…all give you challenges that are unique to where attendees are and what they see. Learn (and practice!) simple tactics for finding your inner Elvis and adapting your interactions to any environment.

Life and Leadership Development

From Money to Meaning™
To paraphrase an old quip, one great risk is climbing life’s ladder only to find out it’s leaning against the wrong wall. Whether you’re the seller or buyer, From Money to Meaning™ will help you push the pause button, jot some notes in life’s whitespaces, and adjust course in actionable ways.

Never Unemployed, Always Self-Employed
An ownership mindset isn’t just for owners. Never Unemployed, Always Self-Employed draws parallels between owning a business and owning a life and provokes creative cooperation in pursuit of better tomorrows.

15 Invaluable Laws of Growth (uses John Maxwell’s book of the same name)
Are there tried and true principles that are always certain to help a person grow? John Maxwell says the answer is yes. Together we’ll tap into John’s 50 years of personal development passion with The Law of the Mirror, The Law of the Rubber Band, and 13 others.

Becoming a Person of Influence: How to Positively Impact the Lives of Others (uses John Maxwell’s book of the same name)
Whatever your vocation or aspiration is, you can increase your impact with John Maxwell’s simple, insightful ways to interact more positively with others. As we grow together through this book you (and others) will watch your personal and organizational success go off the charts.