Paul McGee’s approach is to engage his audience’s hearts and minds. He provides inspirational and entertaining content, but most importantly, offers practical tools you can use immediately to help you in your professional and personal lives. Paul may have had over 30 years of running a business, sold over a quarter of a million books, and have qualifications in psychology, but the real benefit of Paul’s approach is that he communicates real-world examples that are relevant to his clients. His tales have even made their way onto social media, and his videos have since been viewed over four million times on Tik-Tok.
If overcoming frostbite whilst climbing Mount Everest or sailing around the world single-handedly are key issues for you, then Paul McGee is not your man.
However, if you want to learn in a fun environment, and walk away inspired to take action and make a difference, not only to yourself but to friends, relatives, colleagues, and strangers, then Paul McGee will fit that bill.
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SO, HOW DOES PAUL MCGEE WORK?
Paul makes all of his presentations bespoke, and his material will be adapted to help each client achieve their objectives. Whilst each job is unique to him, he focusses on five main topic areas that connect with most companies and individuals. In no particular order, they are: Inspiring Leadership and Employee Engagement, How to Survive and Thrive in Changing Times, Building Resilience and Improving Wellbeing, Making a Difference in Customer Service, and Communicating with Influence and Impact.
WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE PAUL MCGEE?
Paul is an inspiration without being cheesy. His approach is more down-to-earth than unattainable. He leaves his audiences believing more in themselves and their ability to face the future with increased confidence and optimism. Paul is very focussed and aims to work on the challenges facing employees in the 21st Century rather than the problems that surround it.
He may not be an Olympian or an explorer, but Paul has a story. Overcoming a debilitating illness, Paul swapped invalidity benefits for starting his own business from scratch and now has clients around the world, having spoken in over 40 countries. In 2008 he set up SUMO4Schools, a life skills programme for young people which has now been adapted and used in the largest young offenders’ institute in Europe.
He is a Sunday Times bestselling author, and has published more than a dozen books, including How to Speak So People Really Listen, and How Not To Worry. His most famous books, S.U.M.O, and Self Confidence: The Remarkable Truth of How a Small Change Can Boost Your Resilience and Increase Your Success were both international bestsellers. His books have been translated into over 20 languages worldwide.
He combines insights from business, sport and day-to-day life. He works extensively for private and public companies such as Adidas, Harrods, Specsavers, Lloyds Bank, GSK, Virgin, the NHS, and Manchester United FC. He’s also worked with the Elite Performance Director of the British Olympic Association, Sir Clive Woodward.
Paul’s no-nonsense style enables him to facilitate enjoyable but realistic workshops, keep clients engaged, and help them to make a genuine change to their lives. He’s practical, memorable and entertaining. He gives his audiences ideas and an insight that can help them immediately and also last a lifetime. His style means that people laugh as well as learn.
He’s adaptable. Paul is happy to tailor his famous message to your particular objectives. He can adapt his way of working to suit breakout sessions, masterclasses, conferences, and keynote presentations.
He is valuable. You are investing in what Paul can help you do to increase your success, rather than simply pay for having a celebrity name.