CO-FOUNDER, SPEAKER, LEAD FACILITATOR & EXECUTIVE COACH
The Colin James Method®
“Colin models leadership engagement from the front of the room. He skillfully takes seemingly complex matters and puts them into simple terms. Colin’s elegance of design and the art of delivery is second to none.”
| Dr Yvonne Sum, APAC Head of Transformation – Leadership & Culture, L’Oréal, China
Colin has 30-years’ experience working with corporate audiences ranging from six to 6,000 people in countries such as the USA, UK, Canada, Germany, Italy, Spain, Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, South Africa and China. A deeply engaging educator, Colin’s unique style won him Australian Educator of the Year in 2008 and Australian Keynote Speaker of the Year 2020, he has long been held in deep regard by his training and speaking peers. He will challenge you to step up to your highest capability with the practical ‘how-to’ that only a master trainer can share.
Facilitation is a complex and sophisticated skill and Colin is internationally recognised for his ability to manage groups through often challenging and difficult processes such as strategic planning, organisational restructures, product launches, conflict management, executive leadership meetings and the like.
He is a master of navigating complexity, conflict and politically tricky situations and facilitating outcomes that have lasting and measurable value. Colin excels at delivering world-class training in both face-to-face and virtual settings. He thrives on building capability and is passionate about strengthening organisations through quality communication and leadership skills.
Qualifications & awards
- Australian Keynote Speaker Of The Year 2020, PSA
- Australian Educator Of The Year 2002, PSA
Peter Berry Hogan Leadership Assessment Accreditation, 2018
Harvard Business School, Adaptive Leadership with Dr. Ron Heifetz, 2013
His first contract was with the Australian Quadriplegic Association where he designed a groundbreaking 18- week tertiary rehabilitation program. Colin’s work with people with spinal cord injury led to him working alongside Christopher Reeve and facilitating the Australian Spinal Cord Injury Summit in 2002.