Ken Blanchard

The Speaker With Experience To Back It Up

Ken BlanchardSpeakers in today’s business world have a high set of expectations to meet. They’re expected to be knowledgeable, experienced and entertaining. Few speakers fit the bill quite like Ken Blanchard. Blanchard brings to the table all the expectations that business leaders have come to need for their team building meetings. Ken Blanchard always brings warmth, humor and experience to the meeting and has an innate ability to make any of the complex theories instantly easy for his audience to understand.

Blanchard with a BS degree in government and philosophy and PhD graduate of Cornell University, has built his fame with the many business books he’s authored and co-authored. Selling over 13 million copies of the One Minute Manager, the book was also translated into thirty-seven languages. He has also authored many other novels that are staples in the corporate bookshelves of America like Increasing Effectiveness Through Situational Leadership, Raving Fans: A Revolutionary Approach To Customer Service and Gung Ho! Turn On the People in Any Organization. Most recently in 2008, he wrote The One Minute Entrepreneur to critical acclaim. Together with his wife, Ken and Margie started the Ken Blanchard Companies, a management and consulting firm, in 1979. There, he serves as the Chief Spiritual Officer. In addition, Ken and his wife were named Cornell’s 1991 Entrepreneurs of the Year. He is also a visiting lecturer to Cornell’s School of Hotel Administration. Today, he lectures across the country to businesses of varying sizes. He brings with him a long list of accolades that testify to his lasting message and knowledge of corporate America.

The National Speakers Association awarded Blanchard its highest honor, the Council of Peers Award of Excellence and Toastmasters International awarded him the Golden Gavel Award in recognition of his accomplishments. Additionally, the Business School of Grand Canyon University bears his name. Furthermore, the Arizona Hall of Fame named Ken Blanchard as one of the top 25-bestselling authors of all time.

Blanchard was born in New Jersey and raised in New York. He is an avid golfer and even a member of the Loch Lomond Golf Club in Scotland.

Ken Blanchard is featured on the following DVDs:

Episode Title Length Preview Price Buy
1099 Three Secrets of the One Minute Manager 21:40 Preview » $17.00 Add To Cart »
1102 The One Minute Manager Leadership 21:32 Preview » $17.00 Add To Cart »

 
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