Communications Mastery

Verbal Aikido by James MacNeil is a life-transforming, one-of-a-kind advanced communications skills philosophy and experientially-delivered educational program that uniquely links emotional intelligence with the powerful non-adversarial philosophy of the Japanese martial art, Aikido.

Jane Warr is an Authorized Business Partner with James MacNeil as a Licensed Facilitator of Verbal Aikido - Pure Communications Mastery.​​​​​​​

Use Verbal Aikido training to:


  • Improve your personal relationships

  • Increase your business performance

  • Drive higher sales revenue

  • Change corporate culture

  • Realize better customer satisfaction

  • Enjoy greater inner peace

  • Become more persuasive

  • Be better understood

Jane "Trainer Jane" Warr and James MacNeil

Why Master Verbal Aikido?


  • Gain the Calm Confidence, Safe–Strength and Pure Motivation to enjoy Rich and Rewarding Relationships.

  • Experience Genuine Respect, Acceptance, Interest and Mutual Benefit.

  • Enjoy a more fun and productive work environment.

  • Live with a “Clean Slate” free of Guilt, Fear, Anger, Regrets, Resentment or Confusion.

  • Be More Productive, Earn More Money and Have More Fun!

  • Feel Heard, Understood, Accepted and Respected!

  • Calmly handle anything that comes at you by Controlling Yourself, Managing the Interactions and Influencing Others

Attend a Workshop!

  • Two fast-paced, fun days of experiential learning

  • Advanced Communications Training presented by Jane "Trainer Jane" Warr

  • Audience participation in role-playing

  • Workbook and Personal Assessment Questionnaires

  • Personalized Certificate award as a “James MacNeil Verbal Aikidoka”

  • Networking with others serious about personal and professional success

Verbal Aikido

Check the calendar for the next Verbal Aikido session.

Home Study Course

  • 8 lessons each with six sessions filmed in HD

  • Insightful Self Assessment Tools

  • Real-world exercises to develop skills and form habits

  • An expansive full color Workbook

  • MP3 audio downloads for easy review anywhere/anytime

  • Transcripts for additional clarity, and reinforcement

  • Available 24/7 online

Get the home study course for only

$497 CAD

Payment options are available. 

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"I attended the weekend workshop for Verbal Aikido facilitated by Jane Warr. It was an excellent experience where I learned techniques to improve my communication skills. I discovered ways to empower myself, face confrontation and strategies to stay calm in difficult situations. 


Jane offered a supportive and positive environment demonstrating the key points to what she was teaching. I highly recommend attending this 2 day workshop, with Trainer Jane facilitating, to anyone who needs to brush up on their communication techniques, whether they be seasoned communicators or otherwise." 

  - Caroline McIntosh

"Jane Warr (also known as Trainer Jane) is a professional communications coach who brings a fresh and insightful approach to help her students improve personal and business communications. Jane is very skilled at getting you where you need to be through self-analysis/self-awareness. I highly recommend Jane as an instructor in Verbal Aikido. "

 - Linda Porrit (Sales Representative at Century 21 Infinity Realty Inc.

"I attended the July 2016 Verbal Aikido workshop with Jane. It was one of the best things I have done for myself and my business. I have applied it throughout my everyday life and have seen major changes in my relationships with others. I would recommendation this workshop for everyone! Jane makes it simple, clear and easy to apply while providing a comfortable and supportive environment."

  - Dayna Calabrese 

"Anyone wanting to improve their personal or business communication skills should consider taking "Trainer Jane's" Verbal Aikido training. Time and money well spent."

  - Kathleen van den Berg MBA, CFP, CLU