Les Hewitt

Les Hewitt, Founder and President of The Power of Focus Inc., is one of the top performance coaches and business speakers in North America. His first book,The Power of Focus: How to hit your business, personal and financial targets with absolute certainty published in May 2000 – is an international bestseller, having sold more than half a million copies in North America to date. It has been translated into nineteen languages. His co-authors are Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen, the famous creators of the Chicken Soup for the Soul Series .

The follow up titles in the series, “The Power of Focus for Women: How to live the life you really want”co-authored by his wife Fran – was released in October 2003.”The Power of Faithful Focus: a practical Christian guide to spiritual and personal abundance”, co-authored with Dr. Charlie Self, was published in September 2004, and the fourth title, was released in August 2005, “The Power of Focus for College Students”.

As an entrepreneur for more than 30 years, Les understands the real world of business and the struggle and challenges associated with staying focused. His passion is helping business people achieve exceptional profits and productivity while enjoying an excellent balance between work and family. In 1983, he established Achievers Canada, the forerunner to The Power of Focus Inc. and built it into one of the largest personal development organizations in Canada. Les has created and facilitated more than 700 workshops and training programs that have been successfully utilized by thousands of business executives from a broad cross-section of industry. He also created The Power of Focus Personal Coaching Program™ and The Power of Focus Corporate Coaching Program™

Les is in demand as a dynamic speaker and workshop leader at conventions, sales conferences and management retreats.

Originally from Northern Ireland, he now resides in Calgary with his wife, Fran Hewitt author of The Power of Focus for Women: How to Live the Life You Really Want and family.


“This program has helped me to gain more balance across all aspects of my life.  It has focused me on important areas that I had neglected.  Plus it is fantastic to be surrounded by people who remind and encourage you to stay committed to your goals.” – Ger Daly, Daly Insurance, Ennis , IRELAND