Jon Gordon
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida

Jon Gordon’s best-selling books and talks have inspired readers and audiences around the world. His principles have been put to the test by numerous NFL, NBA, MLB coaches and teams, Fortune 500 companies, school districts, hospitals and non-profits. He is the author of numerous best-selling books including The Energy Bus, The Carpenter, Training Camp, The Seed, You Win in the Locker Room First and The No Complaining Rule.

Jon and his tips have been featured on The Today Show, CNN, CNBC, The Golf Channel, Fox and Friends and in numerous magazines and newspapers. His clients include The Los Angeles Dodgers, The Atlanta Falcons, Campbell Soup, Dell, Publix, Southwest Airlines, LA Clippers, Miami Heat, Pittsburgh Pirates, BB&T Bank, Clemson Football, Northwestern Mutual, Bayer, West Point Academy and more. Jon is a graduate of Cornell University and holds a Masters in Teaching from Emory University.

He and his training/consulting company are passionate about developing positive leaders, organizations and teams.

Keynote: The Power of a Positive Educator- No Cape Required

Being positive is not just a nice, feel-good way to live, work and teach. The latest research demonstrates it’s the way to lead and educate if you want to build a thriving school.  Research shows that positivity improves leadership and teamwork, boosts teacher and student performance, enhances creativity and cultivates high performing school environments. In this inspiring presentation Jon Gordon shares proven principles, strategies and research along with humorous stories and real work applications to create a positive school that brings out the best in your teachers and students.