John Kolm, CEO of Team Results USA, is an innovator of 21st century team productivity programs, a best-selling author, and a former intelligence officer.
Originally from Australia, John formed Team Results in 1996 with retired business partner and decorated veteran Peter Ring as the end result of an experiment that began in 1993.
In 2004 John and Peter wrote the global bestseller “Crocodile Charlie and the Holy Grail” (originally published by Penguin, re-released by Possibilities Publishing Company 2016), consolidating ten years of work with peak clients
into a compelling story about team productivity, leadership in business and government, and happiness at work. The book has been re-published in seven languages and fourteen countries, and a sequel is in the works.
Listen to John Kolm on the Business Power Hour Podcast with Deb Krier:
About Crocodile Charlie and the Holy Grail: One-of-a-kind leadership for the new century
“Crocodile” Charlie Kingmore has an urgent need to find the secret of unified teams, productive people, and human happiness at work. So he embarks on a quest. It’s that or give up on his dreams for his own success.
If you work for a living, work with other people, or ever need to inspire and lead those around you, then Charlie’s journey for the answer can be your journey, too. Join authors John Kolm and Peter Ring, two of the world’s leading practitioners in productivity improvement, on Crocodile Charlie’s six-month quest around Australia to find real results.
Share in the expertise of industry leaders such as Toyota, Alcoa, Pfizer, Cisco, Michelin, IBM, Hitachi, the Food and Drug Administration, and the State Department — all clients of John and Peter’s company Team Results USA and the basis of Charlie’s adventures. If you have tried all the mundane approaches and are still looking for something more, maybe it’s time you discovered…