Speaking Topics

Founder and CEO, John A. Vardalas conducts and facilitates leadership development, strategic planning, business trends, world-class service, change, and workforce performance seminars for executives and volunteer leaders in profit and non-profit organizations. He has also been a speaker for global professional associations including the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD), the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), and the World Council of Credit Unions. He has been on the faculty of major university and industry-based leadership and management schools. He is also a featured speaker on international EduCruises and has appeared on radio and cable TV business and lifestyle programs.

To book John for your next program event, contact him direct at jvardallas@aol.com.

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Seminar Speaking Topics Include:

Topic #1 — “60 Is The New 40”: A Boomers Guide For Achieving The American Dream
Topic #2 — Competencies for Effective 21st Century Leadership (CEO’s/Boards)
Topic #3 — Y2030: Your Organizations Odyssey into the Business Landscape of the Future
Topic #4 — 7x24x365: Becoming A World Class Consumer Service Organization
Topic #5 — Reinventing Yourself in the New Economy: A Career Survival Imperative
Topic #6 — Change Happens! Learn How to Get Over and Embrace It
Topic #7 — Inspiring Today s Multi-Gen Workforce for More Productivity
Topic #8 — Greatness-Not Just Goodness Needed for New Age Leadership
Topic #9 — Work-Tirement: Strategies for Preparing for the new BoomeR Golden Years
Topic #10 – An Outside-In Approach to Organizational Strategic Planning
Topic #11 – Building A Productive “Dream Team” in Your Workplace

Here is what organizational leaders have to say about Johnny V…

Rating: 5 out of 5.

Your speaking technique is both educational and entertaining. You exceeded our members expectations.”

-Katie Sue Hargraves, Program Director, Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce

“John, your speaking was very inspiring and informative to our program participants. We look forward to having you back again.”

-Tony Robinson, CEO Credit Union EduCruises

“I don’t think we have seen such high scores for a speaker at one of our conferences in a very long time! I’m confident your presentations made a positive impact on the program participants.

-Dennis Tanimoto , President, Hawaii Credit Union League

Your sessions were the highest rated and you played a key role in making our convention a success!”

-Ann Jones, Director of Education, Michigan Credit Union League

We were able to build upon your session and formulate plans for the future of the credit union. You were entertaining as well as very well focused on getting a productive session accomplished

-William Jacobs, CEO White Sands Federal Credit Union

“John, as usual I can always count on you to deliver! Can’t deny you know your stuff! Your evaluations scores and comments were over the top! I always enjoy working with you and appreciate that you are such a low maintenance speaker”

-Cookie Dorsey, Director, Training/Events, Texas Credit Union League

“John received excellent reviews across the board, exceeded all expectations, and made my job very easy! The information he presented was humorous, concise, thought-provoking, insightful and educational. Johns skill and talent as a professional speaker is evident. Looking forward to working with John in the future.”  

-Paul Johnson, Director of Professional Development Iowa Credit Union League