Prison Consultant asks “Has President Obama lived up to the hype of pardoning criminals?”

Nonviolent inmates and their families leaped for joy in June 2014 when Obama announced that he would push forward with a review of the clemency system. One year ago the president ran game by stating to the Marshall Project that clemency applications were being processed “more effectively” and a “steady ramp up” was in play.… Read More

Prison Consultants Second Commandment: Do not trust your fellow inmates!

Most people regard prisoners as lowlife thieves, murderers, drug dealers, and white-collar con artists who cannot be trusted or rehabilitated. For the most part, they are right. Prison is a jungle full of nothing but predators. This means the first person who tries to help you will likely have an ulterior motive. You will be… Read More

What exactly is prison consulting?

If you have been convicted of a crime and will be self-surrendering to prison shortly, it is essential that you are able to recognize effective prison consulting practices. Let’s face it.  Going to prison for the first time can be scary.  Prison is an unknown territory that can leave you defenseless and vulnerable, which is a… Read More

Inmates fears upon prison release. Are they justified?

I was asked a very interesting question after being an invited guest to speak in Philadelphia 6 years ago. The question was based on my years incarcerated and opinion as a prison consultant. The question was “Do most inmates have a fear of being released without family support community programs or a pre-release program put… Read More

Prison Coach Speaking’s 3 keys to public speaking

Sо, уоu’rе gіvіng а ѕреесh. Yоu hаvе ѕоmе thоughtѕ аbоut whаt ѕресіfісаllу уоu wаnt tо ѕау, but bеуоnd thаt уоu’rе fееlіng а nаggіng dоubt. Whаt, thеn, ѕhоuld уоu соnѕіdеr bеfоrе рrераrіng fоr аnd thеn dеlіvеrіng уоur ѕреесh? Whеthеr уоu аrе аn еxреrіеnсе рrоfеѕѕіоnаl ѕреаkеr оr уоu аrе јuѕt gеttіng уоur fееt (аnd раlmѕ) wеt іn… Read More

10 Reasons People Find It Difficult To Speak In Front Of Others?

John Fuller and Dr. Jennings travel the country speaking publicly in addition to consulting with clients who will surrender to prison for the first time. They often come across others who would love to begin a career as a public speaker. Listed below are the ten reasons people do not pursue careers as public speakers.… Read More