Having formerly served as chairman of EDINEB, an international network of innovative educators based in Maastricht, the Netherlands.
He has delivered seminar courses on decision making, leadership, business policy, organization development, creative thinking and strategic management to students and executives in the US, Malaysia, Sweden, and Hungary.
He has presented workshops to educators on action-learning strategies across the U.S, Sweden, Hungary, the Netherlands, Russia, Japan and Malaysia.
He has consulted in executive and entrepreneurial communication for more than 30 Fortune 500 companies and other organizations. PriceWaterhouse Coopers, American Stores, Charles Schwab, PG&E, the U.S. Senate, the U.S State Department, Deutsche Post, British Telecom, DHL, the USC College of Pharmacy, Safeway, IBM, Global Technologies, Citibank, Wells Fargo. He has written 51 books published by major U.S. and international publishers on presentation skills, management communication, language, and literature.
University Faculty Service Learning Award, University of San Francisco
Jesuit Foundation Grant, University of San Francisco
John Miller Mission Support and Advocacy Award, University of San Francisco
Promising Young Educator Award, PhD Project, Management Doctoral Students Association Mandel School of Social Research Fellow, Case Western Reserve University
Michell C. Morse Scholarship Award, Case Western Reserve University, 2007.