Authors, Entrepreneurs, Motivational Speakers, and Humanitarians
John is an author, entrepreneur, medical doctor, motivational speaker and educator.
Elizabeth is an author, ordained minister, metaphysical scientist, motivational speaker, fitness trainer, yoga and meditation teacher, Reiki master, NLP practitioner, hypnotherapist, and life coach.
They are both motivational speakers and they write regular news columns, serve as television and radio presenters, and run seminars and retreats on self-development, business, health and wellbeing. Together, John and Elizabeth have produced a series of audio programs on health, relaxation and success, as well as a video documentary series. They are the proud winners of a wide variety of national and international literary, business, medical and management awards.
John has built multimillion dollar businesses in Australia and abroad using the philosophies and business principles that he shares in his books. His innovative thinking has empowered him to deliver medical services, set up health systems, and provide community education that combining traditional and complementary techniques for the best outcomes.
With his innovative approach using his medical skills to improve both staff productivity and wellbeing and the workplace culture, John has raised the standards of business management and is a recognised leader in his field.
Across many continents, John has also performed regular medical aid work being the team leader of expeditions to many remote islands as well as working selflessly locally and internationally in humanitarian roles.
In addition to building several multimillion dollar businesses in Australia and Indonesia, Elizabeth has been in clinical practice for many years. She brings together her broad-based skills and personal experiences that include international aid work and travel. The result is a unique fusion of modern Western science with ancient Eastern philosophies using the best of both worlds. As a keynote, corporate, and seminar presenter, she has shared innovative concepts that empower people to maximise their full potential.
After years of dealing with the consequences of negative thinking in their clinical practices, John and Elizabeth have crystallised the Positive Mindfulness Cognition™ technique. These techniques were explained in their first book Mastering Negative Impulsive Thoughts, winning literary awards. Their second book CEO Principles revolutionises the workplace with culture changing strategies, resulting in supportive, productive, and mentally resilient staff.
In their spare time, they enjoy sailing. John has competed in various sailing competitions on an international level.
They have both travelled and worked throughout Australia, Europe, United Kingdom, across Africa, Indonesia, the Americas and various South Pacific islands.
Dr John McIntosh and Rev Elizabeth are the co-authors of CEO Principles and live in Queensland, Australia.