As an international leadership author, TedX speaker, culture transformation expert, and entreprenuer, James has spent the last 15 years working in various organizations across four continents. In his recent book, The Crucible’s Gift: 5 lessons from authentic leaders who thrive in adversity, James interviewed over 140 executives, from Fortune Two companies to entrepreneurs in an aim to explore best practices for leading organizations. Currently, James is the founder and owner qChange, and Behavioral Internet of Things company. qChange, specializes in creating positive nudges at the point of choice. In addition, James is certified by Flourishing Leadership Institute, in large group facilitation utilizing the well-researched approach of Appreciative Inquire.