Next level thinking. Transcender specialises in helping individuals, teams and organisations transcend to their next level by leveraging cutting edge learning methodologies in the fields of positive psychology, neuroscience, behavioural economics, mindfulness and wellbeing.
This involves specialist design and delivery of tailored leadership and individual development workshops, programs and interventions drawing on expertise in positive psychology, classical opera training and advanced theatre techniques.
..in every job that must be done there is an element of fun; you find the fun and 'snap' the job's a game!
With demonstrated expertise in enhancing personal, team, and organisational performance, John is an engaging and energetic facilitator who challenges leaders to think differently to make their teams and business succeed. John has over 24 years of experience working in music, film, theatre, education and performing arts and enjoys harnessing his creative abilities to build an engaging, highly energetic and unique learning environment. With experience in a variety of industries including Retail, Hospitality, Financial Services, FMCG, Consumer Goods, Marketing and Advertising. John has worked with a myriad of exciting companies including, Colonial First State, Commonwealth Bank, ING, AMP, Red Bull, The Zoo, Coca-Cola Amatil, Bayer, Performance Education, Navitas, Staples and Ministry of Sound. John thrives when partnering with organisations to design and deliver tailored leadership and individual development workshops, programs and interventions using cutting edge learning methodologies, leveraging classical opera training and advanced theatre techniques.
What happens when you put a classically trainer opera singer and actor in the role of Facilitator? The session ignites! For over two decades, John has worked as a singer, actor, presenter, promotions MC, and guerilla marketing manager. Transcender thrives when running discussions to help teams look at a range of destinations and challenges that are arising in their routing. Fostering a highly energetic and at times playful environment, John activates productive and engaging conversations including brainstorming, gamestorming, metaphorical thinking and other methodologies to keep the discussion on track and to achieve conclusions.
John Anthony is sought after and celebrated for his inspiring and insightful keynote speeches at conferences, offsite meetings, and marketing events. Strong demand for John’s expertise has seen him presenting as a keynote speaker at institutions and organisations including Macquarie University, Staples, Red Bull and Ministry of Sound. Clients appreciate John’s highly engaging and entertaining presentation manner, combined with his strong authority and credibility based on his business track record and extensive experience working with leading organisations. Make your event a resounding success with keynote speaker John Anthony’s compelling and inspirational presentations.
John Anthony is a vibrant, energetic and engaging MC and has been at the helm of hundreds of events and functions across Australia, NZ and the U.K. Classically opera trained, John has a commanding timbre and vocal vitality that delivers eloquent and articulate speeches. With an innate ability to read the energy of a crowd at every function, John is passionate about playing a pivotal role in functions and events. He is a perfectionist with an eye for detail and understands the importance of timing both on and off the microphone. John is spontaneous and witty, and his fresh, energetic and professional style has earned him a name synonymous with world class MC’s.
Transcender works in partnership with clients, understanding their business at an intimate level, building trust to address the most difficult issues together, and providing strategic solutions with large flow-on effects. Following consultation, we create tailored and results driven content with impeccably detailed guides to allow trainers and facilitators to roll out programs with confidence and credibility. Transcender starts with performance so that our clients end with performance. We focus on learner experiences, engagement, and motivation over content organisation, presentation of information and post-tests. Every project, team, and initiative brings a whole new set of challenges requiring agility and flexibility. Transcender provides the options, strategies, and tools for your learning initiatives to be successful.
Our role player team gives you access to a huge range of skills and experience. This is a team of professional actors who are hand picked to give a range of diversity, attitudes, backgrounds, education, race, physicality, eye colour, hairstyles and shoe size. Our team of experienced role players are routinely involved in learning and development and assessment projects. We ensure the delivery of personnel that reflect honesty and reality for any devised project. In turn, we cater for all our clients bespoke needs and pride ourselves on flexibility. Our team designs role-play scenarios and briefs, actor-led workshops, along with scripts and corporate simulations. We focus on thorough research making sure your design is completely relevant, engaging, educational and fun!