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John Baldoni - Baldoni Consulting LLC. Ann Arbor, MI, US

John Baldoni John Baldoni

President | Baldoni Consulting LLC


Leadership Expert



John Baldoni is an internationally-recognized leadership educator, executive coach, speaker, and author. John is the president of Baldoni Consulting LLC, a full service executive coaching and leadership development firm.

His leadership and coaching work centers on how leaders can use their authority, communications and presence to build trust and drive results. By focusing on the concept of personal leadership which he defines as moving from the I can to the I will, John shows how leaders can guide and inspire their people through every phase of the leadership cycle, from character and vision through planning, coaching, motivation and supervision.

For nearly 20 years, John has coached and consulted for a number of leading companies in a variety of different businesses, ranging from automotive and banking to computers, high technology, fast food, and packaged goods. John is a much in demand keynote and workshop presenter and is popular with corporate, government, professional and military audiences.

In 2012, John was ranked No. 10 on the list of the world's top leadership gurus. In 2010 John was named one of the world's best 25 leadership experts by Top Leadership Gurus

John is a frequent speaker on leadership topics, with keynotes focusing on personal leadership, leadership communications, and motivation. John is the author of ten books on leadership including Lead With Purpose (Amacom 2011) Lead Your Boss (Amacom 2010); Lead by Example (Amacom 2009); How Great Leaders Get Great Results, (McGraw Hill 2006); Great Motivation Secrets of Great Leaders (McGraw-Hill 2005); Great Communication Secrets of Great Leaders (McGraw-Hill 2003).

John is a regular contributor to CBSNews/Moneywatch, and the Harvard Business Review. John has also created and produced a long-running series of coaching videos that are available via SmartBrief and AthenaOnline.

Industry Expertise (3)

Health Care - Providers

Corporate Leadership


Areas of Expertise (1)


Sample Talks (1)

Putting Purpose to Work In Your Organization

Discover the power of purpose and how it can help you bring people together for inspired results.


  • Keynote