Mike Mandel

Mike Mandel

Expert in Communication, Motivation and Influence

Self-described as “a reasonably normal guy with a really weird job,” Mike Mandel is a uniquely qualified expert in the art and science of influential communication. Simultaneously fascinating and hilarious, he provides audiences with powerful tools to spark creativity, reduce stress, and communicate persuasively.

One of the world’s foremost hypnosis trainers, Mandel’s career has covered many different fields — stage performer, police trainer, psychotherapist, forensic hypnotist, martial arts instructor, and writer, to name a few. He currently runs the world’s foremost online hypnosis training academy with more than 1,000 students around the world, including psychiatrists, medical doctors, and professional therapists. He is also the co-founder of The Wellness Academy, where he teaches robust health and super fitness at any age.

Mandel is credited with reinventing the persona of the stage hypnotist and toured extensively with Canadian bands A Foot in Cold Water, Lighthouse, Max Webster, and Teenage Head. His consistent popularity and captivating comedy led him to complete five tours of Britain, and make appearances on CBCs Jonovision, YTV, Vision, W5, Discovery, and Bravo! Arts and Minds, plus numerous guest spots on Australian television.

An enlivening keynote speaker, Mandel’s impressive and diverse client list includes Microsoft, Canada Border Services, Scotiabank, Yamaha, and the Department of Defense.

Mandel holds a doctorate in clinical hypnosis, and is certified in a number of psychotherapeutic disciplines. He’s also received 18 nominations and six awards for excellence in entertainment, including the COCA Hall of Fame Award, joining the company of entertainers such as Sarah McLachlan, The Tragically Hip, and Jim Carrey.

Brain Software: Words that Change Minds

Learn the art of influence from a master hypnotist. Mike Mandel draws from a quarter century of real-world experience with “words that change minds”. Attendees will gain the ability to influence and persuade others in a wide variety of settings, from presenting to groups to one on one meetings. Content includes:

·Power Language: Subtle words that sway and change behavior
·Inroads to the unconscious mind
·Rapport: Entering the world of another person
·Techniques to diffuse aggression and frustration
·Accurately determine when you are being lied to
·Gaining the advantage through counter-manipulation
·Seven magic words that put you in control

Overcoming Stress in a Hostile World

In this entertaining and engaging keynote, Master Hypnotist Mike Mandel discusses stress and its ramifications in an accelerating world. Stress, both psychological and physiological is a tourniquet that strangles performance. Participants gain real-world solutions to the problems of stressful living. Attendees will be able to:

·Deal with the debilitating effects of an overloaded endocrine system
·Use powerful physiological techniques to overcome tension
·Apply self-hypnosis to power nap at will
·Engage the “garbage can method” to let go of daily worries
·Work with their unconscious values to eliminate inner conflict
·Master methods to eliminate insomnia and stress induced symptoms
·Breathe like a martial arts expert to loosen tense muscles and create peak performance

Chain Reaction Creativity

All aspects of life – our work, our relationships, even our leisure time, can become a rotisserie of boredom without fresh and innovative thinking. Imagine being able to break out of the same old patterns, generating new thoughts and concepts to create a great life. With the proper training, everyone can ignite creativity to spread brushfires of ideas, each one building upon the other to solve problems and bring about solutions. Creative people are interesting and compelling because their minds are always under construction.

Dr. Mike Mandel has spent more than 30 years exploring all aspects of creativity, and has continuously redesigned his own life. He is an award winning comedic entertainer, wine judge, martial arts instructor, writer, graphoanalyst, professional speaker, hypnosis trainer, and the creator of one of the biggest internet hoaxes in history. Inspire yourself with new found creative power, and break free from the cow-heads of the common herd.