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IGNITE YOUR BRAIN!

Harness Your Imagination and Succeed

James is proud to announce the launch of this 305-page hardbound, web-supported book.

Imagine an amazing book that can easily help everyone enhance their life: mentally, physically, spiritually, emotionally and socially. Imagine this book is a stunning 305 page hardcover with 21 video links to inspire and educate about the incredible power of the mind & the elegance of the imagination. These 3-6 min video clips provide simple, practical tools for personal growth in all areas of life and I do the coaching. The book is here! Release date set.

"James Mapes is the rare coach who can both impart knowledge and turn that knowledge into insight and action. IMAGINE THAT! Igniting Your Brain for Creativity and Peak Performance is a wise and powerful book that can help anyone use the world’s oldest values to unlock life’s newest opportunities."
—Daniel H. Pink, Author of A Whole New Mind, To Sell Is Human and Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us
2016-11-04T01:59:49+00:00
"James Mapes is the rare coach who can both impart knowledge and turn that knowledge into insight and action. IMAGINE THAT! Igniting Your Brain for Creativity and Peak Performance is a wise and powerful book that can help anyone use the world’s oldest values to unlock life’s newest opportunities." —Daniel H. Pink, Author of A Whole New Mind, To Sell Is Human and Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us
"If you want to age with passion and joy and be in the best mental health possible, it is absolutely essential that you reinvent yourself. This is the book to help you do it! James Mapes’s IMAGINE THAT! is provocative, challenging, stimulating, and exciting. His ideas in this book are not only effective—they are invaluable!"
—Ken Dychtwald, PhD, Bodymind and Age Power: How the 21st Century Will Be Ruled by the New Old
2016-11-04T03:13:33+00:00
"If you want to age with passion and joy and be in the best mental health possible, it is absolutely essential that you reinvent yourself. This is the book to help you do it! James Mapes’s IMAGINE THAT! is provocative, challenging, stimulating, and exciting. His ideas in this book are not only effective—they are invaluable!" —Ken Dychtwald, PhD, Bodymind and Age Power: How the 21st Century Will Be Ruled by the New Old
"It takes guts to write a book this personal. And this is good. The 'real stuff' is the 'hard stuff' to deal with. James Mapes has not written a 'page turner.' He has written a 'life turner.' Savor it. Please. IMAGINE THAT! Igniting Your Brain for Creativity and Peak Performance has made a major difference to me."
—Tom Peters, Author, The Pursuit of WOW!, and The Little Big Things: 163 Ways to Pursue EXCELLENCE
2016-11-04T03:33:39+00:00
"It takes guts to write a book this personal. And this is good. The 'real stuff' is the 'hard stuff' to deal with. James Mapes has not written a 'page turner.' He has written a 'life turner.' Savor it. Please. IMAGINE THAT! Igniting Your Brain for Creativity and Peak Performance has made a major difference to me." —Tom Peters, Author, The Pursuit of WOW!, and The Little Big Things: 163 Ways to Pursue EXCELLENCE

So Much More Than A Motivational Speaker…

James Mapes has been dedicated to helping people live exceptional lives for more than 30 years. His lively, interactive programs on wellness, creativity and leadership provide results-based strategies to take ‘quantum leaps’ in all areas of life. When you blend together a storyteller, an expert on the power of the imagination, and a clinical researcher of the mind, you have “The Mapes Experience.”

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MIND OVER BODY – WELLNESS

“Learning to become a partner in our wellness” is at the core of this unique, interactive program. Participants learn easy-to-master strategies and techniques to enhance their lives on all levels – mentally, physically and emotionally – for on-going wellness.
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Imagine That!

James demonstrates that success can be achieved by a clear understanding of how the imagination works and how people can learn to use it.
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True Leadership

James incorporates humor, movie clips and an array of audience exercises to get down to a fundamental understanding of what leadership traits are essential to success.
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James Mapes - Articles

8 POWERFUL STEPS TO DECLUTTER, LET GO AND RENEW

Friday, June 16th, 2017

I have observed that a person’s personal space - in their home or office - is a reflection of what goes on inside their mind, their subconscious and conscious beliefs. And this may be a scary thought!

TRUE LEADERSHIP: A NEW PERSPECTIVE ON AN EVASIVE SUBJECT

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

“Leadership is hard to define, and good leadership even harder. But if you can get people to follow you to the ends of the earth, you are a great leader.” — Indra Nooyi, CEO, PepsiCo     How would you define love?  How would you define justice?    These are extremely difficult concepts to wrap around
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James Mapes - Blog

The Magic of Personal, Family and Organizational Values

Thursday, October 26th, 2017

He who knows much about others may be learned, but he who understands himself is more intelligent. He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still. —LAO-TZU I have a beautiful handcrafted brass kaleidoscope that sits on the corner of my desk. It’s a metal tube about ten

HOW TO MANAGE CHANGE IN 13 STEPS

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

If you have always done it that way, it is probably wrong. —CHARLES KETTERING, inventor of the electric starter for automobiles/ Founder of the Sloan-Kettering Foundation In my previous blog I addressed how and why resistance gets in the way of creating positive change. Now, let’s look at the nuts and bolts of how to
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Latest News

November 3, 2017

Listen as host, Dr Jo Anne White speaks with James Mapes and discover the tools to live an exceptional life on your own terms!

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Guest Blog

Thinking: Turning Daydreams into Strategies by Mark Sanborn

Saturday, September 9th, 2017

  Descarte said, “I think, therefore I am.” Since we are thinking, we must certainly exist. But it is also true: I think better and I become better. Effective thinking is the strong foundation for everything that happens. It’s where dreams and plans begin. Thinking casts a vision and then comes up with a way

Is Your Customer Experience Plain Vanilla?

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

I have a confession; I almost always go for the “off the beaten path” choice.  Tried and true is typically trumped by “I’ve never had that before.”  So you can imagine my reaction when the waiter seated us and handed us the breakfast menu with the announcement: “The buffet is a much better value than
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"I had the great pleasure to listen to your presentation recently. It was the best presentation I have heard in my life and it was incredibly motivating."


Abbott Canada Brian Archer
Pharmaceutical National Account Manager

2014-10-10T13:46:05+00:00
"I had the great pleasure to listen to your presentation recently. It was the best presentation I have heard in my life and it was incredibly motivating." Abbott Canada Brian ArcherPharmaceutical National Account Manager

"James is one of the most insightful and motivational business speakers I have seen. He is personable and energizes the audience with his enthusiastic delivery."


Omnicom Europe Limited
Gavin Stark, Project Manager, Group Secretariat

2014-10-10T13:46:52+00:00
"James is one of the most insightful and motivational business speakers I have seen. He is personable and energizes the audience with his enthusiastic delivery." Omnicom Europe Limited Gavin Stark, Project Manager, Group Secretariat

"What an inspirational evening! You truly captivated HP's management team with your presentation and opened their minds to 'anything & everything' is possible. Your message is perfect for peak performers."


Hewlett Packard Company
Dan Vertrees, VP

2014-10-10T14:45:47+00:00
"What an inspirational evening! You truly captivated HP's management team with your presentation and opened their minds to 'anything & everything' is possible. Your message is perfect for peak performers." Hewlett Packard Company Dan Vertrees, VP

"James was FANTASTIC. I've gotten extremely positive feedback from all our senior executives. His personalization of the material really impressed everyone, as well as his energy. He was a great way to end the conference. James is the ultimate professional."


Colliers Turley Martin Tucker
Lynn A. Miller, Director of Corporate Training

2014-10-10T22:10:19+00:00
"James was FANTASTIC. I've gotten extremely positive feedback from all our senior executives. His personalization of the material really impressed everyone, as well as his energy. He was a great way to end the conference. James is the ultimate professional." Colliers Turley Martin Tucker Lynn A. Miller, Director of Corporate Training

"James Mapes' session IMAGINE THAT! was a huge success. James has a very engaging style and he focused on making sure that audience takes away something tangible. His high audience ratings reflected the impact he made."


Majesco Mastek
Ketan Mehta, CEO

2014-10-10T22:11:51+00:00
"James Mapes' session IMAGINE THAT! was a huge success. James has a very engaging style and he focused on making sure that audience takes away something tangible. His high audience ratings reflected the impact he made." Majesco MastekKetan Mehta, CEO

"I have seen many programs regarding self-help and motivation, and James' program was among the very best that I have ever seen – right up there with Zig Ziglar. You have a most valuable program."


State Farm Insurance Companies
Dave Wells, Senior Sales Agent

2014-10-13T19:04:44+00:00
"I have seen many programs regarding self-help and motivation, and James' program was among the very best that I have ever seen – right up there with Zig Ziglar. You have a most valuable program." State Farm Insurance CompaniesDave Wells, Senior Sales Agent

"I've seen many conference speakers in my career. James Mapes is one I'll remember. His genuine approach engages you in a delightful mind journey that will improve both your personal and professional life, long after you hear him speak."


Riverside Health Systems
Kendra Cooper, Director, Quality Outcomes

2014-10-13T19:09:56+00:00
"I've seen many conference speakers in my career. James Mapes is one I'll remember. His genuine approach engages you in a delightful mind journey that will improve both your personal and professional life, long after you hear him speak." Riverside Health SystemsKendra Cooper, Director, Quality Outcomes

"I want to thank you for your brilliant Keynote Speech. You did everything that one could possibly do and then more. Your ideas were challenging. You provided practical information which could immediately be implemented by our attendees. You got rave reviews."


National Association for Home Care & Hospice
Val J. Halamandaris, President

2014-10-13T19:10:52+00:00
"I want to thank you for your brilliant Keynote Speech. You did everything that one could possibly do and then more. Your ideas were challenging. You provided practical information which could immediately be implemented by our attendees. You got rave reviews." National Association for Home Care & HospiceVal J. Halamandaris, President

JAMES MAPES – TEDx
“HARNESSING THE IMAGINATION”


Highly acclaimed business speaker, consultant, seminar leader and personal excellence coach. For over 30 years, James has been helping individuals, teams and organizations identify and break through barriers to reach their goals and achieve success. His goal is to help everyone make the “quantum leap” toward more creative, productive and confident lives. The results have been nothing short of extraordinary, creating key breakthroughs in both organizational and personal excellence.
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