Testimonials for John Graden's Seminars

As a Media Guest

Dr. OZ Dr. OZ, Dr. Oz Show

“John Graden was an excellent guest on my program. His books and information are valuable. I look forward to working with him in the future.”

Brian Tracy Brian Tracy, Brian Tracy International

“Your ability to realize your full potential requires that you release your ‘mental brakes.’ John Graden’s excellent book, The Impostor Syndrome shows you how to eliminate self-sabotage on the road to success.” – Brian Tracy – Author, The Way to Wealth

Sarah Marie Sarah Marie, Your Body, Your Life Show

“John Graden is an incredible guest. He combines humor, insight, and enthusiasm in a way that not only grabs listeners’ attention, but keeps them engaged as well. I recommend him for any show.”– Sarah Maria, author of Love Your Body, Love Your Life

Joe Hyams Joe Hyams, Bestselling author of Bogie: The Biography of Humphrey Bogart and Zen in the Martial Arts

The Impostor Syndrome is a fascinating book that is easy to read with some very good advice for living a more fulfilling life." 

Tara Grace Perry Tara Grace Perry, Host of the Men’s Dugout

“John Graden’s insights on the phenomenon of “Imposter Syndrome” are thought provoking and made for an entertaining and informative interview for my radio show.”

Bill Carroll Bill Carroll, KFI AM 640 radio in Los Angeles, CA

"John Graden knows radio. He keeps the focus on the listener's entertainment while delivering valuable contact."

Bonnie D. Graham Bonnie D. Graham, Read My Lips!

"John Graden is an excellent guest. He is concise and compelling in his presentation. It's clear he is a veteran as he is focused on educating and entertaining our listeners. We look forward to having him back soon."

Dr Fitness and the Fat Guy Show Dr Fitness and the Fat Guy Show

"Thank you so much for doing such a great interview. Great information and very entertaining!."

Jason Steinle Jason Steinle, The Steinle Show

"John  Graden is an entertaining guest who delivers solid content gained from the school of hard knocks, literally."

Rhett Palmer Rhett Palmer, The Florida Show

"John Graden is a guest you will want back."

As a Speaker and Teacher

“John Graden delivers. We have used him to train clients in 1993 and have continued to be impressed with his ascension to the top of the speaking profession.”

Larry Doke, CEO, EasyPay

“John Graden’s talks are to the point and entertaining at the same time. There is no uff, no rhetoric, just the point. He talks in terms that the middle class understands. He uses words, analogies and euphemisms that really hit home. He is someone that I can emu- late.”

David Borowitz, Dallas, Texas

“Mr. Graden is one of the best speakers I’ve ever been around. He has what it takes to capture your attention and keep you engaged. He really knows how to stay on his subject and gives you as much information as is needed while entertaining you at the same time.”

Juan M. Galvan, The Colony, Texas

“With over 200 locations instructors and 25,000 students, we pride ourselves on bringing in the best speakers and trainers from around the world. John Graden has consistently been rated as the hands down favorite trainer by our organization here in the UK. He not only delivers, but he clearly walks the talk. We look forward to having him back.”

Matt Fiddes, Matt Fiddes Martial Arts LTD Devon, UK

John Graden is in the upper echelon of professional speakers. When he speaks, our clients listen and more importantly, they take action. We have brought him back over and over again and he never fails to deliver a fresh, funny and invigorating presentation.”

Joe Galea, President, Member Solutions

“Having attended several of John Graden’s seminars and work- shops, I have always been impressed by the ease of delivery with which he transmits information. His delivery is funny, captivating and precise. Elements that might prove difficult for audiences to understand if delivered by another speaker become crystal clear when John presents them. Having been a professional speaker I assure you that John Graden is just what you or your company should be looking for.”

Dr Larry Sanders, Austin, Texas

“Through the years, I continue to be impressed with the John Graden’s speaking ability. He is a proven success who excels at creating lasting change in his programs for his audience.”

Dr. Scott Reis, University of Cincinnati

“We have hired John Graden on a number of occasions and he consistently is one of our most popular and effective leadership educators. We highly recommend him and look forward to working with him in the future.”

Dr. Jerry Beasley, Radford University

“I wanted to thank you for a most inspired hypnosis discussion in my Psychology class. The feedback was enthusiastic from every- one in my class, including the skeptics.”

Doreen Lewis, Psychology Professor Webster College

The Impostor Syndrome is an invaluable book that every friend, employer, teacher, and leader will want to provide for the people in their lives. This is an issue that is seldom recognized or discussed, yet it holds so many back from reaching their potential.”

Scott Kelby, Kelby One

“90% of winning is mental and John Graden knows how to win. In his book, The Impostor Syndrome, John Graden lays out a step-by-step process for overcoming self-doubt and developing a champion’s mindset. He is living proof what he teaches works.”

Tokey Hill, 2002 Olympic Coach of the Year

“We were extremely pleased with Mr. Graden’s presentation at our convention. His passion and experience made it very easy for him to relate to the audience and his sense of humor and ability to tell a great story made the presentation not only informative and valuable, but also entertaining! We look forward to having him back.”

Jeff Cohen, APS

“John Graden does a great job at keeping his presentation exciting and keeps everyone’s attention with good voice tone. He seminar will make positive changes to business.”

Dewey Sutton, Keller, Texas

“I had the opportunity to attend one of Mr. Graden’s seminars and I must say that it was a wonderful experience. I found his style invigorating and the content was very interesting and useful for me both personally and professionally. I would highly recommend him for any speaking engagement.”

Tony Welker, Brownwood, Texas

“John Graden is able to strike that delicate balance of delivering a message that can challenge many perceptions you may hold dear but in a fun but always frank manner that leaves you going “Hey, I do that too!” John’s sincere desire to help others come through in his casual manner. Though clearly a world-class expert in his eld, he wants to be considered “just one of the guys” by his audience. What I learned from John will have a quantifiable impact on my business within months. I look forward to becoming one of the success stories he shares with others.”

Chris Folmar, Keller, TX

“I recently ew from Chicago to Dallas with one of my employees in order to attend a three-hour seminar given by Mr. John Graden. Mr. Graden is an innovator and an established expert in the business field. The presentation Mr. Graden gave was not only informative but inspirational as well. His delivery was informative as well as entertaining. I feel that as a motivator and leadership expert anything Mr. Graden has to say should be listened to. I came away with a whole new perspective of our business and ideas that will help me to become an even better owner.”

Bert Witte, Buffalo Grove, Illinois