From John’s Blog

What a Year (so far!)

// // <meta http-equiv="refresh" content="0; URL=/notifications?_fb_noscript=1" />// What a Year! 2016 is not half over but what a first half it has been. I had the most amazing news from my cardiologist in January. I had been su...

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The Reno Experince

The Reno Experience Four years ago my longest lifetime friend and I started to play duplicate bridge. He was worried about how to fill his time in retirement and we had a lot of fun playing bridge 40+ years ago in university. Hey, in university ev...

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John’s Tweets

Gave a speech at Toastmasters on Monday in honour of my dad who landed on Juno Beach on D-Day 72 years ago. I had…
– Thursday Jun 9 – 1:04pm

2 days left for early bird tickets for momondays on June 13th. My friend John Melnick is speaking. Should be fun! Momondays Winnipeg
– Thursday Jun 9 – 1:01pm
– Thursday Jun 2 – 12:02pm

We did our best but came up short in the final. We received our silver medals last night. Not bad for four guys who play bridge for fun!
– Thursday May 26 – 10:32am

After three long days of playing bridge, we have won the right to play in the finals of the Canadian…
– Tuesday May 24 – 3:23am



John has the uncanny ability to motivate people to make positive and lasting changes. He provides his audiences with real-life tools that help them see their environment in more productive ways. If you are looking for a proven speaker for a banquet, meeting, or conference or a presenter for a training program, talk to John. He gives uplifting and personalized presentations that can make an immediate impact on the culture within your organization. Check out his testimonials – they say it all.

John’s first speech back after his heart attack. He tells parts of the intense and sometimes funny story of his 16 hour ordeal when he was convinced he was not going to make it and then shares some insights about his recovery.


Launch Excerpts

John on stage at the National Speakers Convention – a moving excerpt of his challenges in recovery the last two years and why he became a professional speaker. (3:49).

See more of John’s videos here.

January 2015 Interview with Dahlia Kurtz on CJOB

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John uses his experience in professional baseball and other businesses to work with organizations that want to build meaningful relationships. His ability to relate with everyone and his proven track record in businessand successful teambuilding provide him with instant credibility. John can help you or your organization by providing a needs assessment and via his personal program he can guide individuals or organizations to greater success.

  • A powerful and personable speaker who reminds us that positive outcomes can be achieved when we know how to connect with people.–Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors (Manitoba Branch), National Conference, Winnipeg 2013

  • John is a dynamic speaker who had our members laughing and nodding along in agreement with his dynamic presentation on being a better contact hitter. He used real life examples pulled from his years of experience to help illustrate his examples in a meaningful way. I am happy to recommend his services to any group considering John Hindle for a speaking engagement.–Laura Haines, Human Resource Management Association of Manitoba (2013)

  • Your passion and humour left the audience still wanting more when you finished. We appreciate the quality that you brought to our event.–Ed Thompson, Owner, Money Concepts

  • John's ability to relay messages about motivation in business as well as relevant anecdotes from his experience in sport makes him a very entertaining speaker.–Kevin Briand, Toronto Blue Jays