John C. Maxwell is a #1 New York Times best-selling author, coach, and speaker who has sold more than 25 million books in 50 languages. As a cutting-edge entrepreneur and dynamic speaker, Maxwell has cultivated an extensive following among the most highly respected and influential business leaders across the globe. Reaching more than 350,000 people a year through speaking engagements alone, Maxwell is committed to developing leaders of excellence and integrity by providing the finest resources and training for personal and professional growth.
He is a prolific author, penning over 30 books with more than 7 million copies sold. His hottest titles include: Failing Forward: Turning Your Failures into Stepping Stones for Success, “Running With the Giants, Leadership 101, Attitude 101, Thinking for a Change, The 21 Most Powerful Minutes in a Leader’s Day, The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, Leadership Gold, Put Your Dream to the Test, and The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader. Many of his titles have landed on the best-seller list in noted publications such as the New York Times, Business Week, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and CBA Marketplace.
Maxwell’s philosophy that “everything rises and falls on leadership” motivates his every endeavor to help individuals reach their highest potential, both in the home office and abroad. In 2014, he was identified as the #1 leader in business by the American Management Association and the world’s most influential leadership expert by Business Insider and Inc. magazine.
As the founder of The John Maxwell Company, The John Maxwell Team, EQUIP, and The John Maxwell Leadership Foundation, he has trained more than 5 million leaders. In 2015, he reached the milestone of having trained leaders in every nation. The recipient of the Mother Teresa Prize for Global Peace and Leadership from the Luminary Leadership Network, John speaks each year to Fortune 500 companies, presidents of nations, and many of the world’s top business leaders.