Transcend 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, neuroscience, communication and sociology.
..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.
John is a fantastic communicator, teacher and facilitator and someone that people naturally trust and gravitate to.
I would have no reservations working with John again, and recommending that you do.
Transcender thrives on the philosophy that all learning is a destination. Working in close consultation with leaders, we carefully tailor programs to ensure they activate tangible learning outcomes, while contributing to the existing values and culture of your organisation. With demonstrated success across many industries, Transcender enables you to reach goals using questioning techniques, discussion, problem solving, on route options and embedded knowledge. Transcender provides exciting learning journeys that involve whole brain thinking to ensure that over the long term, you posses tools to follow your own learning route. We pride ourselves on a chameleon approach to every session; Ensuring that every learner is engaged and guaranteeing no two sessions are ever the same!
Can honestly say I have never seen another learning professional bring so much good energy into a room.
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 may well be the most personable, engaging learning & development professional I’ve ever had the pleasure of working with!
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’s ability to capture an audience is truly unique. Not only is he incredibly entertaining and hilariously funny, he is also highly articulate, easy to understand, and as warm and charismatic as they come.
Fun and collaborative – Transcender offers a massive selection of the best and most popular teambuilding programs. Transcender tailors activities to suit your organisations specific requirements and outcomes. Cooperation and commitment are the factors in our team programs, which combine creative tasks, cognitive challenges and physical teambuilding activities. Great things can happen when people work together and jump into the task. All have the potential to inspire your team to achieve success, increase collaboration, fun and cooperation for your organisation. The team bonding and camaraderie will have an impact on the group and develop skills which can be transferred readily to the workplace. From Indoors to outside, Transcender tailor team programs that build group collaboration, cooperation and commitment, for any group size, with flexibility to tailor to any client’s outcomes.
Everyone walked away telling us how much fun they had- something HR can only dream to hear! Thanks so much Johnny!
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.
The wonderfully engaging, silver-tongued and all round legend, John Anthony created an atmosphere and environment that was all we had hoped for and everything we didn’t know we wanted! For our first big formal event, how important it was to have the right person front and centre, steering the ship and by golly did we find the right Captain. John, thank you.
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.
He’s always at the ready with handy information, useful tools and ways in which the skills learnt can be applied in the workplace and every day. His sessions were a great mix of information and interactive learning.