Sheldon Bowles is a successful entrepreneur, New York Times and Business Week best selling author, and noted speaker. He began his career as a newspaper reporter, became vice president of Royal Canadian Securities, and the president and CEO of Domos Gas. With partner Senator Douglas Everett, he built that company into one of Canada's largest retail gasoline chains. At a time when competitors were going to self-serve, Domo swept to success featuring; Jump to the Pump; service with gung ho employees.
After leaving Domo, Sheldon, with three partners, turned a small manufacturing plant into a multimillion-dollar business. Sheldon Bowles now shares his hard-won knowledge of what works and what does not with audiences around the world and his books, Raving Fans and Gung Ho! both co-authored with Ken Blanchard.
Sheldon Bowles has been called a customer-service legend; by Harvey Mackay, a master motivator of employees by Bob Nelson, and a stimulating and entertaining speaker with great take-home value by Ken Blanchard. Audiences find him thought provoking, inspirational, and fun. Business colleagues describe him as having a passion for win-win thinking, action, and success. And friends testify to his ability to pluck humor and lessons of life out of any situation.
Featured Keynote Programs
Creating Raving Fans
Successful organizations have one thing in common, central focus: customers. Whether it be a business, a professional practice or a government agency, success comes to those, and only those, who are obsessed with looking after customers. Based on his best-selling book Raving Fans, coauthored with Ken Blanchard, Sheldon's program focuses on three critical steps for developing ;raving fans; and loyal customers.
GUNG HO! Turning People on in Your Organization
This uplifting and inspirational presentation is based on GUNG HO!, Sheldon Bowels' latest best-selling book coauthored Ken Blanchard. Based on Indian folklore and nature, Sheldon will share three simple truths that offer foolproof management tools to increase productivity in the workplace. Sheldon will show you how to energize your employees with THE SPIRIT OF THE SQUIRREL-Worthwhile Work, THE WAY OF THE BEAVER-In Control of Achieving the Goal, and THE GIFT OF THE GOOSE- Cheering Each Other On. Sheldon is sure to turn on the people in your organization and help you stay on top in today's ultra-competitive global marketplace.