Each week Maria Franzoni, Speaker Bureau Director, invites one of her speakers from her roster to talk about their life, work, passions and leisure so that you can get to know the person who is the speaker behind the mic. If you would like to book any speakers please go to www.MFL.global.
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Steve Catchick - Sales Through Service
My guest this week is the founder of the Secret Salesforce programme. He believes that customer experience is the biggest differentiator over which you have total control and that the human touch can have massive positive impact. He works with leaders and teams primarily in technology and professional services companies to unleash and utilise their hidden resources.
Please welcome Steve Catchick.
Sophie Sabbage - Find the Possible in the Impossible
For over 25 years, my guest today has equipped many thousands of people and many leading brands to tap their full creative and psychological powers in response to challenges, crises and threats. Personally, she has turned a six month ’terminal’ cancer prognosis into the most creative six years of her life (so far) by finding solutions she was told did not exist and becoming a Sunday Times bestselling author of three crisis-resolving books. Please welcome author and activist Sophie Sabbage.
Graham Jolley - Is it possible to read a person's mind?
My guest this week is as adept at captivating an audience of thousands as he is at quietly amazing and amusing an intimate gathering of close friends. His impressive skill and charming good humour make him an extremely memorable, engaging, diverse and popular performer. He has entertained internationally and appeared on numerous prestigious television programmes including Penn and Teller: Fool Us, and he did fool them.
Please welcome my guest, a Man You Can’t Keep Out of Your Mind - Graham Jolley.
Owen O'Kane - How to be Ten Times Happier
My guest this week is a former NHS Mental Health Lead and one of the country’s leading psychotherapists, with over 25 years’ experience in physical and mental health sectors. He is the author of The Sunday Times Best-selling book ‘Ten to Zen’. His second book ‘Ten Times Happier’ which was published in May 2020. In his latest book he shares his unparalleled insight into what brings happiness and calm into people’s lives. My guest is Owen O'Kane.
Cally Beaton - Reinvention - Upsize even if you feel like a hot mess!
With me today I have a comedian, business leader, writer and entrepreneur. She has held senior management positions at some of the biggest media companies in the world, including 10-years as Senior Vice President at the US studio giant Viacom, where she oversaw a multi-million-dollar budget for brands including Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central and Paramount.
Anna Hemmings MBE - Success in the face of Adversity
My guest today has a staggering 11 World and European Championship medals, She’s a 2 times Olympian, an MBE, an Executive Coach and an Entrepreneur. She is a woman who persevered and succeeded despite the odds, who achieved when others said she couldn’t. When she talks to us today about overcoming adversity, leadership and high performance, she’s doing it from personal experience.