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Jason Jennings travels the world delivering inspiring keynote speeches on leadership, culture, growth, and innovation.
NY TIMES, WSJ, & USA TODAY BEST-SELLING BUSINESS LEADERSHIP BOOKS
Critics call Jason’s books, “extraordinarily well researched, insightful, crisply written, accessible, intriguing and a vital resource for everyone in business,” and USA TODAY calls Jennings one of the three most in-demand business speakers on the planet along with the authors of, Good to Great, and, In Search of Excellence. Jason is the only author who has studied more than 220,000 companies and interviewed over 17,000 CEOs. He incorporates everything he has learned into his powerfully insightful, best-selling books on business leadership.
The only way to ensure your company’s success is to change faster on the inside than the world is changing on the outside.
For most businesses, success is fleeting. There are only two real choices: stick with the status quo until things inevitably decline, or continuously change to stay vital. But how?
The toughest job in business is taking over as a new leader. You have to quickly assess the situation, pull together a strong team, decide on a strategy, and inspire everyone to execute it.
Is it possible for a company to grow its revenues and profits by ten percent or more, for at least ten consecutive years, not counting acquisitions?
The secrets of true productivity have only been mastered by a few companies, and Jason Jennings, author of the New York Times bestseller It’s Not the Big that Eat the Small… It’s the Fast that Eat the Slow has located ten great examples.
The tortoise and the hare — not to mention a popular ’60s-era adage — warned us that Speed Kills. Not so fast, contend Jason Jennings and Laurence Haughton, international consultants who have worked together since 1976.
Jason connects with Millennials & Gen-Z and will bring them to their feet!
Jason receives an overwhelmingly positive response from Millennials and Generation-Z. Find out why when you start a discussion.
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Jason Jennings has delivered inspiring presentations worldwide, sharing captivating leadership secrets and stories.
What type of leader are you and do you aspire to be? Take the 1 Minute Review. What Type of Leader Are You? A Jerk or a Fish Out of Water Have you noticed there’s an irony to the reprehensible revelations about the fatally flawed business leaders we learn about on an...read more
Three questions that are so vital I can’t imagine doing a speech or presentation without having them answered. At some point, almost everyone in business will be asked to deliver a speech or presentation. And, I bet there’s never been anyone who wanted to do a bad...read more
Do you worry about a lack of urgency at your company? If you do, you’re in good company. I’ve asked 14,000 highly successful business leaders in the last dozen years, “What keeps you awake at night?” A lack of urgency has consistently been at the top of the list....read more
Books on Business Leadership in 34 Languages
Jason is an authority on leadership, growth and innovation. He is a researcher and one of the most successful and prolific business and leadership authors in the world, his best-selling books have been published in 34 languages. Jason’s greatest thrill is helping lead individuals and companies to their full economic potential.
Changing Lives, Careers, and Companies Forever
Jason is one of the most successful and prolific business authors in the world. The more than 1,200 motivating and inspirational keynote speeches and seminars he’s delivered around the world have consistently and positively changed lives, careers, and companies forever.
He traveled the globe in search of the world’s fastest companies for his landmark book, It’s Not the Big That Eat the Small – It’s the Fast That Eat the Slow and, within days of its release, it hit the Wall Street Journal, USA Today and New York Times Bestsellers Lists, USA TODAY named it one of the top 25 books of the year and it was eventually published in 32 languages.
Next, he and his research teams identified the world’s ten most productive companies for the bestseller, Less Is More. That was followed by, Think BIG – Act Small, which profiled the only ten companies in the world to have organically grown both revenues and profits by double-digits every year for ten consecutive years. His next book, Hit the Ground Running – A Manual for Leaders, reveals the tactics and strategies of the ten new CEO’s who created the greatest amount of value during their first five years on the job. His New York Time’s bestseller, The Reinventors – How Extraordinary Companies Pursue Radical Continuous Change, reveals the secrets of those leaders and organizations that have successfully reinvented and transformed themselves. His latest book for his publisher Penguin Random House is, The High Speed Company – Creating Urgency and Growth in a Nanosecond Culture. Along the way, Jason joined forces with well-known cardiologist Dr. John Kennedy and co-authored the Health, Mind and Body bestseller, The 15 Minute Heart Cure –The Natural Way to Release Stress and Heal Your Heart in Fifteen minutes a Day.
Episode 153: The One Thing Employees Crave More Than Anything
There’s a new report out – conducted by NORC – the University of Chicago’s research institution – that reveals what prospective employees are looking for in a company where they’d want to work. What they learned will surprise you and help you in your recruitment efforts.
Jason began his career at age thirteen as a radio and television disc-jockey and eventual reporter and was the youngest radio station group-owner in the nation. Next, he founded Jennings-McGlothlin & Company, a consulting firm that became the world’s largest media consultancy and their legendary programming and sales strategies are credited with revolutionizing many parts of the broadcasting industry.
In the Spring of 2017, following his delivering the commencement address at his alma mater, Northern Michigan University, an Honorary Doctorate in business was bestowed on him.
Jason’s a fitness fanatic, is always studying a new language (English, French, German and Spanish so far), an avid adventure traveler with the stamps of more than 100 countries in his passport and he’s as comfortable delivering keynotes in Australasia, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and South and Central America as he is in the U.S. He plays his Viola whenever there’s a spare moment and, when not traveling, you’ll find he and his family enjoying life in the quaint San Francisco bayside town of Tiburon, California.
Jason is supported by an incredible team of people whose sole objective is to make sure your event receives the highest evaluation scores ever. As part of his appearance in front of your group, company or association we’re prepared to add value to the event by making him available for Q&A Sessions, VIP breakfasts or lunches, book signings and photo ops with your top performers; whatever it takes to produce a great event.