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James Desrosiers - GROWTHco. Groton, MA, US

James Desrosiers James Desrosiers



Executive Coach for Adults / Success Coach for Young People



Appealing to everyone from students to CEOs, James Desrosiers motivates people to achieve their ultimate potential and provides the critical success tools necessary to succeed.

Thousands of people have crowded into auditoriums across America to hear the exciting message of James P. Desrosiers. Since his workshops are interactive, he calls attendees "participants" who love his enthusiasm and thought-provoking style. Skillfully, he frames many of life’s challenging issues, including his own personal hardships as a child. James provides a powerful message AND an action-based process that anyone can implement to ensure their ultimate success, potential, and happiness. Hilarious one minute, profoundly serious and compelling the next, he provides insight, hope, and real-world solutions including goal identification, goal setting, time management, and self-motivation. This keynote speaker will motivate your audience to ensure a great conference.

In each presentation, James offers concrete steps to take in order to influence behavior, strengthen character, and combat negative forces that frequently throw us off balance. Audiences benefit from his sage advice, guiding philosophy, and the skills he offers for success. James’ ultimate goal is to help his audience achieve theirs. The most important element audience members take away from his presentations is the powerful emphasis he places on attitude, behavior, self-motivation, commitment, and discipline. He believes that these are the necessary tools for achieving ultimate potential. Corporate clients also enjoy his modules on personal development topics including Communication, Personal Values, and Emotions & Stress Management.

Programs by James are always fun and entertaining, yet combined with a solid no-fluff look at reality and the important choices each individual must make. The results are simple yet profound; people think on a deeper level about their choices. For 15+ years, his work has been the spark that jolted many people (students and adults) to change, grow, accept, and excel, making lives more fulfilling and making this world a better place.

Industry Expertise (3)


Training and Development

Corporate Training

Areas of Expertise (3)

Goal Setting


Time Management

Accomplishments (1)

United States Air Force (professional)

Airman of the Quarter, Q2 – 1987, United States Air Forces in Europe Inventory Management Specialist / Supply Logistics / Boom Operator – KC135 aircraft

Education (1)

Cambridge College: Masters in Management, Leadership in Human & Organizational Dynamics / Nonprofit Management 2007

Courses included: Emotional Intelligence, Management Training & Development, Project Management, Foundations of Management, Organizational Environment, Research Methods, Manager as Negotiator, Grant Writing, Performance Management, Managing a Diverse Workforce, Human Resource Management, Organizational Development, Decision Techniques for Managers, and Human Relations Management

Testimonials (1)

Multiple Clients, CEOs to mid-level managers | Any Industry / Any Company Size

“James has provided us with tremendous value in developing systems, strategies and practical application to improve our core operational structure. His leadership skills are off the charts and he is a dynamic speaker that motivates, inspires and gets people achieving more than they ever though they could. He is a proven commodity and I highly recommend him to you.” - Brian Audia, President & CEO, Surgance, Inc. _______________________________________________ "Because of GROWTHco, my most ideal dreams are becoming clear action steps that move me and my organization closer towards our maximum potential. I see now that the simple cost of using this system pales in comparison to the personal and professional benefits gained through the GAP

Event Appearances (1)

Building a High Performance Company

Surviving in a Down Economy  MetroWest Chamber of Commerce

Sample Talks (1)

Success at work...Success in life!

Interactive tool and exercise to identify next level and ultimate goals in all areas of life including Career, Financial, Relationships, Health & Fitness, Education, Community, Personal, and Spirituality. Participants also learn a high-level goal setting process and will break down their #1 goal during the workshop. Time management tips and Q&A to follow.