The reviews are in! Jim McGraw is a hit motivational speaker with Kansas City-area business leaders, educators, students and civic organizations. Click here to schedule a presentation for your group. Here are just a few of the great comments Jim has received from the thousands of people who have seen his programs.

Business Groups

“Your presentation was amazing.  I have so many takeaways to use daily.”

Lori Turner
Associated Wholesale Grocers


“Your presentation was one of the best and most enjoyable sessions we have ever had at our training.  Everyone enjoyed it!”

Clay County Savings Bank


“Thank you for giving such a wonderful presentation to our Geese Police group. I know you were well received and everyone had nothing but positive comments about your talk.”

David Swickard
Owner, Geese Police of Kansas City

Business Schools

“Jim, You are simply the best! The students loved your presentation. The information you share is timeless and thought-provoking.”

Anna C. “Acey” Lampe
Executive Professor, Helzberg School of Management
Rockhurst University


“Thank you very much for taking time to visit with this semester’s International Marketing and Advertising Management students.  Many students have let me know how much they appreciated the content and style of your talk.”

Linden Dalecki, Ph.D.
College of Business
Pittsburg State University


“Thank you so much for the wonderful presentation you made to the participants in our Entrepreneurship Scholars Program recently.  You were an absolute hit!  The feedback forms were consistent – everyone loved hearing the stories of Mr. K and being reminded of what is important in the world of business leadership.”

Beverly Stewart
Project Director
Regnier Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
The Bloch School at UMKC

Civic Organizations

“All I can say is WOW! The team thoroughly enjoyed meeting with you, hearing the values and philosophies of Mr.K, and hearing a few stories they had never heard previously! Thank you for taking the time to share with us.”

Paul J. Schofer
President & CEO
Kaufman Center for the Performing Arts


“On behalf of the entire Sertoma Club of Lawrence, thank you for your presentation at today’s meeting. Your insights concerning ethical leadership were fascinating, and your delivery was engaging. We are grateful for the time you took to be with us today. We will most certainly recommend your presentation to other groups in the community.”

Sandra J. Studley
Vice President of Finance
Communities In Schools of Mid-America, Inc.


“Your presentation about Mr. K’s Life, Values and Clarities was fantastic! Lions enjoyed it! It was our first 2016-17 general meeting of this year. You made a memorable evening for our Leawood Lions. It was a honor to have you in our club. Absolutely, Mr. McGraw I would love to have a copy of your book.”

Lion Vania Castro
Leawood Lions Club President