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Positive Energy.   Positive Teams.   Positive Results.

Award-winning author, speaker and trainer, Brandon W. Johnson - The Positive Energy Guy™

Voted the #1 Global Guru for the Hospitality Industry year after year! 


Voted the #2 Global Leadership Training Program in 2020 for our highly sought-after 2-day HEART of a Leader Training!

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Keynote Speaking

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"We have over the years invited various outside speakers into our organization to present to our leaders, staff, or both.  Without a doubt, Brandon's message of Positive Energy and HEART has had a lasting positive impact on our organization and culture.  His engaging, energetic, and humorous style is AWESOME - I highly, unequivocally recommend!"

John Tormanen, Director of Mission and HR, CHI St. Joseph's Health

Leadership Trainings

"I have worked in the personal and professional development industry for over 25 years and have attended dozens of leadership trainings. I found that the Heart of a Leader training was the most rewarding and beneficial training program I have ever experienced."

Gary Chappell, CEO of Nightingale Conant, Chicago,IL


Honored.  Humbled.  Grateful. 

Our 2-day HEART of a Leader Training was voted the #2 Leadership Training in the World by Global Gurus in 2020!

Honored as the "Business Book of the Year"

"Brandon and Katherine are right on.  True service comes from the heart.  When leaders encourage their employees to serve from the heart, there is no telling what great magic can happen for an organization.  Hospitality from the HEART takes you on a journey that shows you these truths."

 John Christensen, CEO of Charthouse Learning and Co-author of Fish!


Brandon's Blog

What I Have Learned – #4 (April 2020)

I have learned that blaming anyone or anything else about any situation is a total waste of time and energy and it never helps the situation move forward. I have learned that honest and straightforward communication is the only way to build truly authentic, deep, and real relationships. I have learned that there are some…

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What I Have Learned – #3

I have learned that using an independent insurance broker can save us thousands of dollars annually on our auto and home insurance. I have learned that there is a huge difference in being busy and being productive. I have learned that I am either working on my/our dreams or I am working for someone else…

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What I Have Learned – #2

I have learned that I prefer starting each of these statements with “I have learned” vs. “I learned.” I have learned that I actually learn more about others and myself via the “no’s” in life versus the “yes’s.” I have learned that doing your best to raise great kids turns into lawns being mowed, driveways…

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