Inspiring audiences in 23 countries on 5 continents


Author of The Power of Pressure: Why Pressure Isn’t the Problem, It’s the Solution (HarperCollins)

Thought leader

Featured in Harvard Business Review and The Wall Street Journal


Top-rated instructor at two of North America’s leading business schools: UNC Chapel Hill and Queen’s University in Canada


Author & Keynote Speaker

Hailed by Entrepreneur as one of the top virtual speakers of 2020, Dane’s engaging and personal style has helped thousands of leaders move beyond what they thought was possible.

Dane Jensen is one of the highest caliber speakers on leadership development I have ever worked with or seen.

He has a unique ability to engage and motivate a large audience of leaders for an entire day. He creates a lasting and meaningful impression and provides our staff with tangible skills for immediate use. Our staff continue to ask if we can bring Dane back for more content and dialogues!

Kimberly Gallo

Head of People, USGA

Dane is a force of energy that flows into you as he transforms complex ideas into easy-to-consume, bite-size pieces.

Dane brings a great combination of industry knowledge and a youthful zest that is perfect for emerging and disruptive brands. Whether you’re learning a new skill or refreshing an old one, watching Dane speak is like having a injection of understanding and self-confidence.

Sean Reily

President, Canada, Oticon

Dane helps to launch our Executive MBA program and brilliantly sets the tone for a pressure-filled year.

Dane is a captivating and engaging speaker, and his leading-edge approach to pressure is an indispensable asset to the success of the busy executives in our program. Students consistently tell us how valuable and relevant Dane’s content is in their ability to manage the demands of the Executive MBA program, full-time career and life responsibilities. Our program wouldn’t be what it is without him.

Gloria Saccon, Director

Executive MBA, Smith School of Business

Being able to perform under pressure is essential to thriving at Uber, and I’ve come across few people that understand pressure better than Dane Jensen.

Dane is an engaging speaker who draws inspiration from across domains to not only develop powerful tools, but communicate them in ways that stick with you. If you want to take the performance of yourself or your team to the next level in high-pressure situations, listen to Dane.

Matthew Price

General Manager, Canada, Uber

Dane in Action


The Power of Pressure

Drawing insights from Dane Jensen’s book, The Power of Pressure introduces three powerful strategies for using pressure as an advantage.

The meta-skilled

Skills allow us to execute. Meta-skills like empathy, resilience, creativity, and self-awareness allow us to evolve.


Explore the why, what and how of resilience in an engaging journey from the podium to the boardroom.

Maintaining Team Motivation.

A one-hour tour of what drives motivation under pressure, filled with examples and ideas from Olympic athletes and other top performers.

3×4 Coaching.

Drawing on a wealth of experience from our 30+ years of working with the world’s top coaches, this presentation begins a powerful coaching journey.



An essential guide to thriving under the demands of our pressure-packed world. Now available everywhere books are sold.

A brilliant read that captures the essence of pressure and offers expert advice for using it to fuel performance. Read this book!

Dr. Hayley Wickenheiser

OC, Four-Time Olympic Gold Medalist, Hockey Hall of Fame, 2019

Entertaining and insightful! A great resource for anyone who wants to excel under pressure.

Steven Goldbach,

Chief Strategy Officer, Deloitte

Press & Media

STRATEGY+BUSINESS |  09.14. 2021


Veteran business writer Theodore Kinney interviews Dane and shares his takeaways from The Power of Pressure for strategy+business.

THE GLOBE AND MAIL |  09. 02. 2021

don’t shy away from high-pressure situations

Management columnist Harvey Schachter shares his top tips from The Power of Pressure.

CTV – YOUR MORNING |  09.01. 2021


Dane joins Lindsey Deluce on CTV’s Your Morning to discuss The Power of Pressure.

2021 EVENTs

  • January 7, 2021
    Deloitte Digital – Virtual
  • January 13, 2021
    Grant Thornton – Virtual
  • January 25, 2021
    TD Bank – Virtual
  • February 5, 2021
    Emerson Climate Technology – Virtual
  • February 10, 2021
    SickKids Foundation – Summit Event – Virtual
  • February 24, 2021
    Modu-Loc – Virtual
  • February 24, 2021
    TD Bank – Virtual
  • March 10, 2021
    Grant Thornton – Virtual
  • March 10, 2021
    Ubisoft – Virtual
  • March 18, 2021
    Grant Thornton – Virtual
  • March 24, 2021
    UNC – Kenan-Flagler Full-Time MBA – Virtual
  • March 31, 2021
    UNC – Kenan-Flagler Full-Time MBA – Virtual
  • April 7, 2021
    UNC – Kenan-Flagler Full-Time MBA – Virtual
  • April 9, 2021
    Smith Insight Series – Virtual
  • April 13, 2021
    SkillSoft – Virtual
  • April 21, 2021
    UNC – Kenan-Flagler Full-Time MBA – Virtual
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  • April 22, 2021
    RBC – Virtual
  • April 27, 2021
    RBC – Virtual
  • April 28, 2021
    UNC – Kenan-Flagler Full-Time MBA – Virtual
  • May 6, 2021
    Pfizer – Virtual
  • May 11, 2021
    Emerson Climate Technology – Virtual
  • May 11, 2021
    InstarAGF – Virtual
  • May 12, 2021
    Investor’s Group Apex Summit – Virtual
  • June 14, 2021
    Touchstone Investments – Virtual
  • July 7, 2021
    Dell Technologies – Thought Leader Series – Virtual
  • August 21, 2021
    ATD Annual Conference – Salt Lake City
  • November 10, 2021
    Engage: 2021 IASB Annual Convention – Miami
  • June 14, 2021
    Touchstone Investments – Virtual