Testimonials"This was by far the best presentation I have seen at Walmart..." —Nazil Ayub, Site Merchandising Coordinator, Walmart.com "I would like the entire educated world to hear what you have to say. Your presentation at the Commonwealth Club was extraordinary. You are one of the best speakers I have ever heard." —Tim Murray, Regional Manager, Alain Pinel Realtors "Thank you for providing us with such a well done, smart, entertaining presentation. I learned so much from you presenting the Top 4 Character Traits of Highly Successful People." —Rainey Gray-Gross, Sales & Production Manager, Union Trust Mortgage Services "It was a true pleasure! You were a valuable part of this year's program, and I believe our attendees got a tremendous amount out of your session." —Tracee Watts, Corporate Meeting Specialist, FHLBank Topeka "I thought your presentation was excellent... The attributes you mentioned are right on point and lead me to consider things differently in my daily life." —Hugh W. Nevin, Jr., Director, Cohen & Grigsby, P.C. "Donald’s presentation was thought provoking, inspiring, informative and humorous. I will be buying the book too." —Avram Goldman, President and CEO, Pacific Union GMAC Real Estate "Donald’s information was so valid and important for us all to know. I will be the first in line to buy his book." —Sheila Levine, Manager, Pacific Union Marin Office "...This kind of program is a new area for us at ASTDNY. It is the 'Development' portion of T&D. After your speech, we now know how important this is to our members." —Lance Tukell, President, American Society of Training & Development - NY Metro Chapter
For the latest list of speaking events, please click here.
August 12, 2011:
Interview on WGN TV Chicago Midday News
July 29, 2011:
Article by Thomas Loarie in the Catholic Business Journal
June 29, 2011:
Interview with “Central New York Saturday Morning News” on WSYR-FM 8:00-8 :10 a.m. PT
Interview with “EverydayRadio” on BlogTalkRadio 6:00-6:15 p.m. PT
June 5-7, 2011:
Donald was invited by the 2011 BookExpo America in New York City to sign autographs as a featured author.
June 1, 2011:
The Good Among the Great is now available for Kindle!
May 27, 2011:
May 19, 2011:
Interview with Pittsburgh Today Live Show
May 19, 2011:
May 18, 2011:
Talking with Bill Thompson/Eye on Books podcast: (click arrow to play)
May 17, 2011:
Talking with Fox 25 Morning News Boston about the traits that can help you succeed in job interviews:
May 16, 2011:
Talking with The Rhode Show/Fox:
May 14, 2011:
Talking with Bill Moller at WGN Radio in Chicago
May 7, 2011:
May 1, 2011:
Interview on KPIX-TV’s “Bay Sunday” in San Francisco
April 28, 2011:
Public libraries around the U.S. are adding The Good Among the Great to their collections. Most recently, libraries to add the book include:
Bitterroot Public Library
Buncombe County Public Library, Asheville, NC
Cecil W. Robbins Library, Louisburg, NC
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, Charlotte, NC
Davis Memorial Library, Fayetteville, NC
Harborfields Public Library, Greenlawns, NY
Keene Public Library, Keene, NH
L.E. Snoot Memorial Library, King George, VA
LeRoy Collins Leon Public Library, Tallahassee, FL
Metropolitan Library System, UK
Oberlin Public Library, Oberlin, OH
Reddick Public Library, Ottawa, IL
Thompson-Nicola Regional District, BC
Upper Hudson Library, NY
Whatcom County Library, Bellingham, WA
Does your library carry The Good Among the Great? If not, you can request that your librarian order a copy for your collection. I appreciate your support!
Directors & Boards excerpted from The Good Among the Great in their section, “Book It: Best Bets for Board Reading” in the http://www.directorsandboards.com/html/curissue.html”>1st Quarter 2011 Issue.
March 16, 2011:
Donald was invited by the 2011 BookExpo America in New York City to sign autographs as a featured author.:
The Good Among the Great Book Tour Launch at Books, Inc.
February 15, 2011:
Library Journal gave The Good Among the Great a starred review! Click here and scroll down to read the review in full.
January 11, 2011:
January 4, 2011:
Please visit my new blog, Trait Spotting with Donald Van de Mark, to learn how you can adopt the 19 Traits that make some great leaders good human beings.