Coaching : Consulting : Communication
Personal & Professional Development
KENDALL FICKLIN IS A THRIVING ENTREPRENEUR, SOUGHT AFTER SALES COACH; NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED SPEAKER AS WELL AS PUBLISHED AUTHOR.
Success: Most people want what it looks like, but they don’t want what it feels like.
For more than 20 years, Kendall Ficklin has been at the helm of his own successful companies. He is the author of five business booksand founder of a personal and business development community GRINDATION. Kendall is also the creator and facilitator of B.O.S.C. (The Business of Speaking and Coaching Training Program) where he serves as a sales coach, leadership instructor and motivational speaker.
Kendall’s entrepreneurial journey launched after leaving a 10-year career AT&T in the late 90s. From there, he opened his first barbershop in Atlanta, GA. It was during these years that Kendall’s gift for coaching became abundantly clear. Clients would enter for a haircut and leave with vigor and newfound energy to take massive action in their lives. Kendall’s advice ran the gamut—from business to personal, analytical to emotional. When he’d left corporate, Kendall already knew he had the knowledge and endurance to run a service-oriented company, but he discoveredhis ability to transform and draw out the best in people.
Since those humble beginnings, Kendall has inspired thousands of people across the country through his seminars and training programs. His work has touched the lives of people from all walks of life, from professional athletes to hedge fund managers to students. “My journey to this point was built on commitment and sacrifice. I’ve experienced it all—from sleeping in airports when I couldn’t afford a hotel while on the road to building my business to now being in a position to hire others and build a booming business,” he notes.
Kendall Ficklin is a self-taught, self-made businessman whose knack for sales and leadership has earned him the honor of serving major clients such as the NFL, Chicago Bears, Buffalo Bills, Delta, Home Depot, WNBA, Arby’s, Honey Baked Ham, Carrabba's Italian Grill, and PepsiCo. From the barbershop to the boardroom, there one thing remains consistent about Kendall: he excels at coaching. Not only is he is committed to motivating others to reach peak performance, Kendall leads from a place of authenticity. There is no one else like him.
Originally from Linden, NJ, he now lives in Atlanta with his wife and children. His businesses: GRINDATION and B.O.S.C. are the perfect solution for companies and individuals looking for leadership development, corporate training and ways to boost sales beyond belief.
One of the best kept secrets in society today. Want learn how to start a speaking business. I'm not a student but I definitely would pay the fee.
David DFos Foster
Great daily motivation. Kendall's committed to the grind.
Kendall is the real deal. Next question please....
Kudos to you, Kendall, for allowing the Cosmos to express its highest nature and purpose through you and as you, to our youth, to our young at heart. Your message and energy expands far and wide, beyond our wildest imaginations. The world is a better place for it. Keep up the fantastic work! More...
Phenomenal speaker. Kendall can relate to all types of individuals - at their level. This is very hard to accomplish however he created a system which draw people to the sound of his voice.
I am so delighted to know him and actually call him a great friend, a brother and an individual many can look up to.
Words that come to mind are: Diverse, Relative, Powerful, Self-Thinking, Developed and most of all Caring.
The world may not be ready for Kendall, but watch out, he's ready for you!!! More...