John Maxwell Team Hosts ‘Live 2 Lead,’ Wraps Up Month of Global Youth Initiative Sessions

John Maxwell Team

Local John Maxwell Team members Jacklyn Ruan and Donnalie Edwards-Cabey, along with Chris Robinson, faculty president of the John Maxwell Team, and Walter Finnigan, the Global Youth Initiative (GYI) assistant coordinator, will host several special events during Oct. 26-31.

These special events will see the rebroadcast of “Live 2 Lead 2018,” featuring presenters Tyler Perry, Carly Fiorina, Daniel Pink, Debra Searle and John C. Maxwell. The Live 2 Lead event will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, Oct. 26, at the Herbert E. Lockhart Parish Hall, St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church Complex, No. 31 1st Avenue Sugar Estate, St. Thomas.

The event will include a networking lunch, live leadership teaching sessions by Robinson and Finnigan as well as an interactive breakout session playing the Leadership Game. Jenny Hawkes, executive director of My Brother’s Workshop (MBW), will also make a presentation. Community leaders, business owners, professionals and persons interested in developing their personal and professional leadership are invited to attend Live 2 Lead on Friday.

Global Youth Initiative

While in the territory visiting, John Maxwell personnel will also support local John Maxwell Team members as they host several Global Youth Initiative (GYI) sessions in several schools on St. Thomas and St. John, (CAHS and Julius Sprauve schools) during the period Oct. 27-31. They will also host special leadership development sessions for students of UVI’s University Bound Program, the Civil Air Patrol Youth Group as well as the Boys and Girls Club of St. Thomas and Youth of the St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church.

The John Maxwell Group of Companies — including the John Maxwell Team, The John Maxwell Company and the EQUIP Foundation — have a long and successful history in leadership training and development, training more than five million leaders in 174 countries, doing transformation training in several countries, most recently Costa Rica, Guatemala and Paraguay.

The John Maxwell Team has worked with and trained organizations such as the United States Military Academy at West Point, the National Football League, the United Nations, Chick-fil-A, Microsoft and others. Maxwell’s “The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership” has sold more than two million copies worldwide and is used by business leaders across the globe.