Jonathan has around 30 years of corporate experience, with 25 years in management and leadership. His ratio of working experience to training experience is 3:1. So, he brings a lot of real-life experience and stories to his courses. As a practitioner, he brings the theoretical concepts to life. He was the Chief Executive Officer of a company and a Director of a Global Consulting Firm.
He worked for 2 years at Price Waterhouse Hong Kong as their Senior Manager, Training, and Asia Pacific and attended the Price Waterhouse Train-The-Trainers course in England, where he has lived for 8 years. He is also a certified PSMB trainer and an instructor in the USA for a three week residential course in IT.
Jon has excellent command of the English language and presentation skills. He has written for regional magazines-CEO IT, Singapore Financial Post, the Smart Investor and the Executive. Jon has presented at public conferences and seminars organized by Asia Business Conferences, AIC Regional Conferences, and KPMG Seminar Series and was the keynote speaker in an IT conference organized by Microsoft, Intel and HP. Jon was a discussion leader for the Asia Business CEO summit.
Jon also brings with him many years of sales experience. He has bid for many consulting projects and his command of the English language has assisted him in winning numerous projects and reports on project progress. As a consultant, Jon knows it is essential to customize his courses to meet individual client’s needs. He also believes in developing, mentoring and coaching people include his participants and staff his own staff.
Organisation that have benefited from his expertise include Abletech Asia Pacific, AON Insurers (Malaysia), Bank Islam, Bemis Flexible Packaging Asia Pacific, DHL, Digi distributors, DKSH, Dynafront Systems, Elken, Equatorial Hotel, Emery Oleo Chemicals, Grass Valley Malaysia, G Pile Sistem, Ingram Micro, JesseltonTeam, KS Secondary Fibre Supplier, Magnum Corporation, May Chern Chemicals, Monash University, MSC status clients (on behalf of MDeC), Naga, Nippon Express (M), PMB Quick Access, SEGI University, SIM University, Success Electronics & Transformer Manufacturer, Telekom Malaysia Research & Development, United Overseas Bank (Malaysia), Weststar Aviation Services to name a few.
His portfolio of courses include :
Leadership: Innovation and Creativity; Develop the leader in you; People Management – up, sideways & down; How Excellent Leaders Lead; Courage to encourage; Performance management; Influencing Skills; Business etiquette; Transform Managers into Leaders, Presentation skills)
Management: Skills for the newly promoted Managers; Leadership & communication skills for Managers; Creating positive change & People Skills for Managers; Interviewing skills for Line Managers; Manage Stress & Motivate your Staff; Supervisory skills for executives
Communication: Spoken communication; Creative writing; Write Winning Proposals & slides; Writing Effective Business Proposals
Sales and others: Positive Attitude for peak performance; Increase productivity by 28%; Analytical thinking & problem solving; Connect in business in 90 seconds or less; Sales Presentation skills
Improving command of the English Language: English at work; Written English for senior staff
Team building & teamwork: Building High performance teams; DISC personalities for better teamwork; Teamwork via Personalities; Emotional Quotient for teamwork ; Working successfully with difficult people
Some of Jon’s popular courses are Transform Managers into Leaders, Management skills, Business Communication, 8-day Basic English, Creativity & Innovation, Analytical and Creative Thinking for Problem solving and Business Writing.