Category: Blog Posts

Blog by Motivational and Keynote Speaker Justin Cohen


I was in Colorado the week James Holmes walked into an Aurora movie theatre, showing The Dark Night Rises and allegedly murdered 12 and injured 58 people with an assault rifle. With hair dyed red he apparently modeled himself on ... Read More
July 31, 2012Justin


  I jetted into New York last week just in time for Independence Day. Presidential elections are four months away and the press has been filled with handwringing articles about America’s place in the world. With China catching up to the world’s biggest economy and critical indicators like exports, education and health in ... Read More
July 8, 2012Justin


We have the art of storytelling in order not to die of life." Nietzsche In One thousand and one nights the narrator, Scheherazade, is about to be killed by the king of Persia. That’s what he’s done to all his previous wives—a thousand to be exact. Like most villains deep ... Read More
June 18, 2012Justin



Quest, Inc. Book Trailer

"What is life without a quest?" Over the past few weeks you've heard alot about Quest, Inc. So what's it really about?  Watch this trailer to find out, (it's only a minute and a half long.) Quest. Inc. Book Trailer... Read More
June 4, 2012Justin


  Whenever I do a 3Talk TV interview on racism I seem to act as a magnet for white supremacists who email to regale me of the innate inferiority of black people. They seem to forget that I am a Jew ... Read More
May 17, 2012Justin


"A sale is not something you pursue; it is something that happens to you while you are immersed in serving your customer. " Anonymous We all know about the importance of service what we may not realize is that service benefits the server even more than the served. Watch this short ... Read More
May 6, 2012Justin



Can you buy a new life?

 "Can you buy a new life?" Quest, Inc. In this week’s edition: 1)    Are personal development programs a waste of money? 2)    Speaker boot camp 2/3 June in JHB with Frank Furness 3)    My brilliant web designer   Can you buy a new life?   Over ten billion ... Read More
April 17, 2012Justin



What’s your quest?

Many people fail in life, not for lack of ability or brains or even courage but simply because they have never organized their energies around a goal. Elbert Hubbard   In this week’s edition: 1)    What’s your quest? (And how having a goal gives you a natural cocaine high) 2)    ... Read More
March 3, 2012Justin


Your story gives birth to your destiny. When you change your story about your life you can radically change the results you get. What we need to realise is that our story is not reality, it is just an interpretation. Take a look at how a new story can create ... Read More
January 17, 2012Justin



Making work more fun than fun

  'Work.’ The word sounds with a sickening thud. It has a dark, dirty connotation even greater than that other four-letter word. You don’t have to be a coal-miner to wonder whether sixteen hours of eating, sleeping and what ever other scant compensation you can find, are worth eight hours of ... Read More
December 17, 2011Justin