Canadian motivational speaker and author who spoke in more than fifty countries. His popular self-help titles include Get Paid More and Promoted Faster and The Miracle of Self-discipline: The No-Excuses Way to Getting Things Done.
He dropped out of high school and pursued sawmill, factory, and construction work.
He received the 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Academy of Best-Selling Authors.
His father was a sculpture professor at the University of Toronto.
He is a contemporary of fellow motivational speaker Tony Robbins.