For the past decade John has designed and delivered training programs for corporate clients including General Motors, Dofasco, Stelco, and Canada Customs and Revenue Agency. For more than 20 years before that he was Professor of Business Administration at Mohawk College, designing and developing training programs tailored for corporate and government clients.
John conducts seminars and workshops through North America and Europe in the field of management development, including Team Building, Communications, Problem Solving, and Group Facilitation. He has also written numerous manuals on thinking skills and creativity. He is adjunct professor at the International Center for Studies in Creativity, and has presented at creativity conferences in the US, Canada, France, Holland, Spain, England, China, and Indonesia.
He has participated in three international projects funded by the Canadian International Development Agency: two in China and one in Israel. He taught Quality Control in Nanjing, China for two months in 1988 and Management Team Building in Kunming, China in 1992. He has given guest lectures at universities in France, Spain, The Netherlands, China and Indonesia, as well as at several in Canada and the USA. In fact will gladly travel almost anywhere to meet new, creative people.