Over the coming months we'll be doing skype interviews with some fascinating and inspiring people -- 'picking the multiple brains of remarkable people' -- recording and uploading them here as freely available mp3's for you to download or listen to. These are people who have something to say that aligns with or is complementary to mBIT. Their ideas and expertise bring new distinctions and support the work and models of multiple Brain Integration Techniques and the processes of mBraining.
We hope you enjoy these interviews and we deeply thank the people in the interviews who's time, knowledge, passion and energy were given freely to be a part of this series.
Special Note: The interviews were recorded directly from web calls and we apologize that occasionally there are small glitches in sound quality due to the nature of the internet technology and service.
David is the co-author of nine best-selling books, including ‘Head, Heart, and Guts: How the World’s Best Companies Develop Complete Leaders’ and has a new book about to be released on dealing with paradox, uncertainty and complexity. He is also a certified psychologist in career development and life planning and was a professor at the University of Minnesota, teaching in the Business School and the Speech Communication Department.
We spoke with Professor Richard Boyatzis on his work on Resonant Leadership, Coaching with Compassion and the impacts of the Autonomic Nervous System and how his research connects with and supports our own work on multiple Brain Integration Coaching.
Professor Boyatzis is a leading expert in leadership development and emotional intelligence (EI), and has authored more than 150 articles and books on leadership and change, including: Primal Leadership with Daniel Goleman and Annie McKee, and Resonant Leadership, with Annie McKee. His research on human behavior has revolutionized management education and his articles on coaching have included numerous longitudinal studies as well as neuroscientific fMRI studies on coaching effectiveness.
In this interview Bruce spoke to us about the importance of tapping into heart intelligence, how Heartmath aligns with mBraining and about why it’s so important to focus every single day on ‘what makes your heart sing’.
Dr Ari Diskin is a dynamic and passionate Doctor of Chiropractic, as well as a well-known speaker, author, coach and educator based at Diskin Life in Melbourne, Australia. Ari has been recognized with multiple distinctions and awards, both in Australia and internationally, including Chiropractor of the Year 3 times. His focus is on encouraging and supporting people to more fully experience their potential to live a life without limits ~ naturally. In this interview, Ari explores with us how mBIT (multiple Brain Integration Techniques) aligns with the Reorganizational Healing practice of Network Care.
Marina is a Columbia and Oxford University trained educator and leadership coach and prior to this was a scholar and professor of religion. As part of her doctoral research, Marina examined how contemporary Tibetan leaders align the intelligences of head, heart and gut to generate resilience, strategic vision, and effective communication under highly volatile conditions. Marina teaches a unique combination of emotional, social and somatic intelligence designed to integrate head, heart and body and help clients become exemplary leaders, influencers and innovators.
Jacqueline Hellyer is a life coach, sex therapist and tantric sexuality expert. Jacqueline is one of Australia's foremost experts in positive sex, sexuality and relationships.
We spoke to Jacqueline about mBIT, sexuality, love, intimacy and multiple brain relating in this fascinating and fun interview.
We spoke to Dr. Ginny Whitelaw about her work on the 4 Energy Patterns and how they link to the head, heart and gut intelligences and how to integrate these patterns and energies for Balanced Leadership.
In Part 1 of the interview, we spoke to Steve about coherent breathing and the science behind it. In Part 2, we explored the Six Bridges and how to gain control of the autonomic function of your body and mind.
In this interview, we explore with Stephanie how the multiple brains are involved in learning and the application of mBIT principles to accelerated learning.
Amanda Gore is a world-renowned keynote speaker and a communications and performance expert. She uses the latest research in neuroscience, positive psychology, epigenetics, and emotional intelligence, to help leaders achieve the results they need. Amanda is the author of five books and has a bachelor’s degree in physiotherapy, a major in psychology and is a master practitioner of NLP.
Amanda’s focus is on the study and practice of bringing deep, heart-based joy to life, and in this interview we talk to her about the power of joy in the heart and it's impacts to your life.
Jan Roberts is a world-renowned expert in natural ways to improve fertility and achieve healthier pregnancy, birth, bonding and breastfeeding. She is the best-selling author of six books, published internationally, with translations into numerous languages. She has 45 years of business experience across retail pharmacy, natural medicine, communication and education. In 2011, Jan won the Sydney University Pharmacy Alumni Award for Achievement “working to improve the health of the next generation.”
In this interview, we spoke with Jan about ‘Better Babies, Conception and the multiple Brains’.
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In this interview, we spoke with Margaret about her fascinating work on ‘Body Intelligence’ and how it relates to the multiple brains.
We spoke with Mark Taylor about balancing the wisdom of the three brains. Mark is a researcher, somatic therapist and teacher of developmental movement awareness and embodied anatomy. He directs the Center for BodyMindMovement, and is a director of the International Somatic Movement Education and Therapy Association. He is a trained yoga teacher and teaches anatomy and somatic movement and maintains a private practice in movement therapy in Pittsburgh.
Bill Treasurer is an author, daredevil, courage expert and founder and Chief Encouragement Officer of the world’s first courage-building consulting firm, Giant Leap Consulting, Inc.
Bill is also a former member of the U.S. High Diving Team and for seven years travelled the world performing over 1500 high dives from heights that scaled to over 100 feet . . . sometimes on fire! Bill is the author of a number of books, including Leaders Open Doors, Courage Goes to Work and Right Risk. Prior to founding Giant Leap, Bill was an executive in Accenture’s change management practice, where he became the $19 billion dollar company’s first fulltime internal executive coach.
In this Interview we spoke with Bill about Courage and Leadership and how it links to the heart and gut brains.
In this Interview we spoke with James about communicating with the head, heart and gut brains using conversational hypnosis – hypnosis without the use of trance.
Authentic Branding. He has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, New York Times, BRANDWEEK, HOW Magazine, ABC, FOX, and CBS.
In this interview I spoke with Howard about Authentic Marketing to the head, heart and gut brains.
Czerral Wheeler, is a probiotics expert and researcher with over 30 years experience in the health food industry working with good bacteria, and is the creator of Miessence's organic probiotic supplements InLiven and Fast Tract. These result oriented nutritional formulas are setting a new standard in the health care industry.
In this interview mBIT Trainer Bill Lee-Emery spoke with Czerral Wheeler about Probiotics, wellness and the intelligence of your Three Brains.
Lisa Gray is Group Executive for National Australia Bank’s Enterprise Services and Transformation Division. Her division has over 10,000 staff and Lisa is recognised as one of the top women leaders in Australian banking. Lisa holds a Bachelor of Town and Regional Planning Degree, a Graduate Diploma in Management and a Master of Business Administration.
In this interview, I spoke with Lisa about Courage in Leadership since as a senior leader in Australian business she is an exemplar for bringing courage and compassion into the workplace.
In this interview, I spoke with Mary about overcoming Compulsions, about the importance of the heart and breathing for coping and flourishing in life. And on her new book, "What's in the Way, is the Way" and how to align your multiple brains to bring peace and joy to your life and open a space in your Heart.
In this interview, I spoke with Marcia about her new book and her work on helping Coaches tap into their deeper heart and gut intuitions in coaching in order to create powerful coaching conversations.
Neurocoaching is an emerging field where the discoveries of neuroscience are interpreted and applied for use by coaches for their clients. In this interview I spoke with Neurocoach Robert Holmes on the various brain systems and their high degree of interconnectedness. Then we explored the way theories have been divisive and searched for integrative approaches that deal with state and offer choice.
Robert is an expert in the science of human behaviour and performance enhancement with a passion for neurology, leadership and the psychology of potential.
Dr. Cindy Mason is an interdisciplinary scientist who has been working on Artificial Intelligence (AI), philosophies of mind, and esoteric therapies for the last 15 years. She is currently leading the field of AI through a focus on emotional programming architectures and the use of Compassionate Intelligence in AI design.
With recent breakthroughs in AI and robotics, Cindy's work is pivotal in how we can build safe AI's that will serve humanity and not become the sort of danger that is being warned about by influential people like Prof. Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk. Cindy's work also fits beautifully with mBIT as she has shown that to build effective intelligent agents you need to model both heart and head brain and have a focus on Compassion.
I spoke with Sully about Loving your Life! and living with courage and with an aligned head, heart and gut brain..
We spoke with Tom Rankin about communicating with and bringing deep awareness to the heart and gut brains using the Feldenkrais Method. Tom is a Feldenkrais expert and teacher and runs somatic movement wellness classes and workshops for the Health Improvement Program at Stanford University amongst others.
Author and keynote speaker, Michael Anderson, M.B.A., M.A., is the founder of The Executive JOY Institute. Michael specializes in teaching organizations, leaders, and individuals how to become even more successful through psychology, emotional intelligence, and mindfulness. We spoke with Michael Anderson about his fascinating new book on ‘Soul-centered Leadership’ and how it relates to the multiple brains.
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Disclaimer: These interviews are not intended to provide medical or psychological advice, diagnosis or treatment. Views expressed in the interviews by the people interviewed do not necessarily reflect those of mBIT International Pty Ltd or its staff.