Speaking Engagements

John is an energetic, informative, inspiring speaker. He seeks to make people think about things differently. His goal is to enlighten, encourage, and motivate his audiences. He often challenges his audiences to consider thought-provoking concepts and ideas while utilizing storytelling and examples to illustrate his point.

Author and Speaker D. John Jackson is Adding His Perspective

HOW TO WALK THE TIGHTROPE AS A BLACK MAN IN AMERICA
“WHILE BUSINESS LEADERS HAVE UNLIMITED BOOK OPTIONS ON LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT, THIS MUST-READ BOOK IS AN EYE-OPENING AND THOUGHT-PROVOKING ACCOUNT OF THE DAILY CHALLENGES AND BARRIERS NEEDLESSLY PLACED ON NONWHITE AMERICANS.”
——Susan Zabolotniuk, MBA, FCIP, FRM, Vice President, Business Leader

 

Speaking Topics

Keynote Speaker

In his signature speech, D. John Jackson explores the concepts, stories, and lessons included in his book, What About Me and his journey as a black man walking the tightrope in America.

Past Topics

  • Leadership

  • Diversity and Inclusion

  • Emerging Technologies and the Global Marketplace

  • The Importance of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Education

  • Business at the Speed of Now

  • Consumer Revolution