"Jake is the real deal! A great storyteller with a fresh perspective for uncovering our value and pursuing our goals."

- Barry Marston, Insperity

Intel Retail Executive Conference

I had the honor of delivering the keynote for the Intel Retail Executive Conference in San Antonio, TX. My emphasis was to push past fear, let go, and allow life to happen for us. What an incredible event!

Aruba Chamber of Commerce Business Event

I had the opportunity to travel to the beautiful island of Aruba and was a keynote for the chamber of commerce business event. There were about 350 business owners, entrepreneurs, and startups in attendance.

Alma College

I was invited to speak to 400 incoming freshman at Alma College. I spoke to them about Embracing Fear & Failing Forward.

GST Michigan Works!

I spoke to the employees of GST Michigan Works! for their year-end party. My topic was Reshaping Your Mind for 2023.

MLK Day Celebration

I had the opportunity to speak at the 27th Annual MLK Unity Celebration in my hometown, Saginaw, MI. This talk was especially important to me for many reasons. Here is a short snippet where I talked about something Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. often mentioned - love.


Failing Forward

Jacob’s story will inspire the room to push through adversity, grow thicker skin and turn failures into fuel.

Leadership Development

Grooming leaders to lead with empathy, compassion and purpose is essential to your company’s culture.

Finding Purpose

Having a growth mindset is linked to having a sense of purpose. Jacob helps his audiences find theirs.

Hunting Goals

Setting goals is important, but knowing how to go after them is crucial. Learn the best ways to attack.

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