I’m Here To Help You Reach New Heights

To succeed, everyone needs to bring their best to work. So much of this depends on leadership. You have to know how to bring out the best in others, and in the process reach new levels of mastery yourself.

Bringing out the best in those around you requires a mixture of the right tools, strategies, and motivation and that’s what this site is all about. This is a place for you to get equipped and inspired to lead others while pursuing mastery yourself.


The Three Areas of Leadership Mastery

If you are going to be the best possible leader you can be then you have to focus your attention on three areas. My work is devoted to helping you master these three.

  1. Inspiring Leadership – To be successful as a leader you have to master the skill of motivating others. The more you are able to move people into action, the greater your impact as a leader. I’ll show you the science and the best practices of how to inspire your staff and build a loyal tribe who want to show up each day and make you look like a rock star.

2. Personal Mastery – Leadership is not easy and requires you to be the best version of yourself. I help you elevate your game so that you tap into higher levels of your potential. I’ll help you manage your time, push past your fears, and master the psychology that’s going to lead to your success.

3. Powerful Presenting – If you want to have an impact you have to know how to communicate. I’ll show you how to use your words to move minds and motivate hearts. Whether you give speeches, lead team meetings, or make sales presentations, your ability to communicate powerfully is a game changer. If there is any skill that will 10x your success it’s this one and I’m here to help you get better.

In order to grow in each of these you must upgrade your skill set, your mindset and your environment and that’s what I’m here to help you do.

While I help in a variety of ways such as workshops, keynotes, coaching, and online courses, the best place to start is join the community and get free stuff.

You don’t want information, you want transformation.

I’m here to help you and your organization leverage what you have in order reach new levels of excellence. It’s not about providing you more information, almost anyone can do that. I help leaders and organizations experience transformation. To do this I draw from the latest research in psychology, workplace motivation, and behavioral change, along with over 20 years of experience leading organizations myself.

I take everything you need to lead and package it into bite-sized portions so you do your best work. To take advantage of the free training I offer click here.

Author, Speaker, Motivation Specialist.

James is a rare mix of management consultant, change specialist, adventurer and motivational speaker. He speaks to audiences worldwide, helping them raise their performance to match their potential. He has been helping equip and transform leaders for over 20 years.


James talks with a woman in the Andes.

In 2012 James wrote Nine Minutes on Monday; The Quick and Easy Way to Go From Manager to Leader. The book went on to be named the 2012 Business Book of the Year by Canada’s Globe and Mail.




James speaks with leaders in Asuncion, Paraguay.

James’ style of teaching has set himself apart as a master communicator, combining stories from his adventures with practical truths that help audiences make simple changes that stick. Audiences are both inspired and equipped during his time on the stage.

While James loves planning new adventures, his greatest expedition is raising his three teenagers. James lives in Saint Augustine, Florida.