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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

7 QUANTUM LEAP STRATEGIES FOR REVOLUTIONARY RELATIONSHIPS

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

Love is the medicine for the sickness of mankind. We can live if we have love. —DR. KARL MENNINGER, American psychiatrist   Think about the books and poetry you have read, and the movies and television programs you have seen. What force is almost always at work?  It’s the struggle to love.   Relationships venture

9 TIPS TO BECOME A QUANTUM LEAP PERFORMANCE COACH

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

  “As a life design coach, I am passionate about changing lives . . . I’ve learned through my own self-discovery work that sharing authentically is the best way  to make a real difference in others’ lives.” -Julie Reisler, Get a PhD in YOU     I am singing in praise for all who have
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James Mapes - Blog

HOW TO BE AN ORCHESTRATOR OF YOUR REALITY

Sunday, September 9th, 2018

“Future shock is the shattering stress and disorientation that we induce in individuals by subjecting them to too much change in too short a time.” —ALVIN TOFFLER, Future Shock Since we will always move away from what creates the most pain to what creates the least, the question becomes ‘‘How much pain are you willing

HOW TO ”LET GO” …OF THE ROPE (Part 3) BY James Mapes

Sunday, August 5th, 2018

 “We can’t be afraid of change. You may feel very secure in the pond that you are in, but if you never venture out of it, you will never know that there is such a thing as an ocean, a sea. Holding onto something that is good for you now, may be the very reason
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Latest News

April 5, 2018

Master of the Imagination
Fairfield Theatre Company
Fairfiled,CT
Show Time: 7:45pm

 

April 17, 2018

Imagine That!
Killingworth Library, CT
Show Time: 7pm

Guest Blog

Leading With Presence

Monday, November 27th, 2017

It’s difficult to overestimate the impact of your leadership style on your company. Your influence is felt in a variety of ways; from the mood you project within your office to the expectations you establish through your policies. Some of your effect is tangible and systemic, some nebulous and emotional. But you can be sure

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
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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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