Dr. John O. Burdett
Bedford Leadership Advisor
John O. Burdett has a wealth of business experience as a senior executive on both sides of the Atlantic. As a consultant he has worked in thirty countries for clients that are household names.
John holds a Doctoral degree in Management Development and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (UK).
A recipient of the prestigious “Teacher of the Year” from FINTRA (Finland), John also received a teaching excellence award for his work on the executive programs at the University of Toronto. His teaching on the Executive MBA at the Helsinki University of Technology received like feedback.
John’s book on executive integration New Role, New Reality was shortlisted as book of the year by the US Society of Human Resource Management. His book Leaders Must Lead! (published in 2003) reached number three on one popular business best-seller list. His latest book Myth, Magic, Mindset: A template for organizational culture change (2008) is already in its second printing.