John F. Edwards

"Helping People To Keep Their Perspective Positive."

John F. Edwards has over 25 years of international experience as a leader, speaker, coach, and consultant working with some of the largest companies in their respective fields.  John has provided guidance or training to teams, leaders and organizations seeking to achieve high impact goals during various economic and strategic challenges.
 
He facilitates and trains audiences from around the world on the principles necessary to motivate and facilitate long term success. He is often reviewed as the strongest and most impactful speaker at conferences.
John is a international motivational speaker, playwright, trainer, columnist and a former ranked internationally athlete.  He has been referred to in national media interviews as "the Executive Coach who coaches other coaches."

He has won numerous awards for his speaking and leadership capabilities.  In addition, John has:
  • Served as the Chairman of The Board for the US Department of Justice Anti-crime Weed & Seed Program in Syracuse
  • Served the State of New York for 16 years in a leadership role appointed by Governors from "both sides of the aisle"
  • Won the Presidential Award for Voluntering
  • Four time Captain of The Jamaican National Racquetball Team leading them to an unprecidented top 15 ranking in the world

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SNAP Into It- 4 Things that leads people and organizations to achieve Brilliance.
 
The Neuroscience of Successful Working Relationships (Success Through Your Presence and Relationships)- How leaders are perceived has a profound impact on the image they project, and this image can either strengthen or weaken their ability to inspire and motivate.

5 Secrets to Your Success- The presentation focuses on understanding vital components to personal success with illustrations backed by research references. The presentation simplifies neuroscience with humor and stories

Influencing Skills- We examine the basic organizing principles of the brain that impacts our ability to influence. Standing firm on the principles of ethical behavior, the course focuses on influencing skills in situations where we want to contribute to advancing the “group” to a higher degree of achievement. 

Did Anyone See The Bus That Hit Me?-  Understanding the skills you need today to thrive tomorrow. Knowing why successful people fail and learning how to avoid it.
 
VIRAL Leadership- the secret to ensuring your future success as a leader- learn the secrets that are common to leaders and organizations who achieve long term success.
 
Influencing Skills - In this presentation, we examine a basic organizing principles of the brain that impacts our ability to influence for mutual success.
 
Stay On Top Of The Wave Of Change- The secrets to success during times of change and ambiguity.
Sample of our more popular sessions and keynotes:
Check out a short story-telling segment of John in action...
Humor and inspiration...
John shares a personal a story of how each of us has the powerful ability to touch the lives of others.  Contact John to learn more about the entire message.     3:09
  1. International Expertise
    Over the last 20 years, John has delighted audiences internationally including Bolivia, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Africa, Europe and more...
  2. Leadership Coach
    He is also an accomplished Executive, Career and Presentation Coach working with people who are striving to achieve a higher level of positive professional impact.
In addition, John is recognized for  the following accomplishments:
-Former Chairman of the US Department of Justice Weed & Seed Anti-crime initiative in Syracuse, NY.
-Four-time Captain of the Jamaica National Racquetball Team leading them from the bottom of the rankings to a top 15 ranked international team in only 8 years
-Medal winner in the 2000 World Championship Games in Mexico
-Volunteer supporting youth activities and character development
-Columnists,playwright and published author
 ... and John considers his most important role in life to be that of a father and husband.