Proven Leadership Meets Practical Advice

John combines his extensive personal and professional experience with a deep commitment to helping others—producing truly exceptional and successful outcomes.

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John has led a host of diverse teams in accomplishing everything from the ordinary to the extraordinary.

John is a certified as an instructor in Emotional Intelligence, Appreciative Inquiry, and Conflict Dynamics Coaching as well as a graduate of the Harvard Program on Negotiation.

From leading talented aviation personnel in projecting power and preserving peace on continents throughout the planet, to overseeing special operations mission’s teams in complex international environments, John doesn’t just talk leadership, he lives it…daily.

What John's Clients Are Saying

"General John Michel is a lading light in building vision, promoting resilience, and serving others."
Adam Grant
Wharton Professor and New York Times Best-Selling Author
"His inspirational work in creating an inclusive environment that encourages everyone to be and do their best resonates deeply in the female sports community. General Michel is way ahead of the curve in his thought process of maximizing individual and collective performance. He is a true visionary int eh leadership space!"
Digit Murphy
Former Head Coach of the Boston Blades and all time winningest coach in Division I women’s Ice Hockey
"Only a handful of leaders have ever led like General John Michel. His ability to develop a team during active combat comprised of multiple countries, languages and cultures resulting in an effective and sustainable Afghan Air Force surpasses most leadership endeavors. His stories will change you, how you lead and make those around you better."
Deb Mills-Scofield
Visiting Scholar at Brown University and Founder, Mills-Scofield, LLC.

John's Books

John has published several books about leadership.

Art of Positive Leadership

The Art of Positive Leadership

No More Mediocre Me

The 12 Talents

John's Influence

John has assisted with improving and establishing many known businesses including:

Minute Man Burgers

Minute Man Restaurant.

"Burgers, Fries and Radar Pies! "Love of Liberty is Love of Others." Founded, May 26, 1948.

The Avalon Institute

The Avalon Institute

"Avalon was created to connect unique individuals and organizations to tap into their best assets."

General Leadership

"Leadership Advice from America's Most Trusted Leaders!"

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