What open earth do you do if you get a call from the police to tell you that two bullets have been fired though your window at home?!
That was the awful situation my guest Brad Burton found himself in one day, and it was the choices he made then which shaped him into the man he is today – namely the UK’s #1 Motivational Business Speaker and founder of the UK’s largest networking organisation (as well as author of 4 top selling books).
Join us in this insightful discussion as we explore –
- How do you start over?
- What is the importance of role models?
- Can you overcome the worst day of your life?
- Now What?
And much much more!
Don’t let the jeans, tattoos and t-shirt fool you, Brad’s a true entrepreneur. Brought up on a council estate, he’s got no qualifications, spent years on dole and started his first business in 2006 with £25,000 of personal debt.
He delivered pizzas to keep his start-up business afloat and his dream alive.That business, 4Networking revitalised a once tired UK business networking scene and it now dominates by running over 5,000 events each year!
He packs halls with his standing-room-only seminars and is regarded as the UK’s #1 motivational business speaker.
The author of 4 books, including the highest rated biz book on Amazon his latest book NOW WHAT? is currently storming the charts.
Brad will change the way you approach your life, business & direction forever.
Fear Strategist, coach, international speaker, multi-time best-selling author, hypnotist, occasional magician, and presenter of this show.
And someone who, for far too many years, was massively held back by a very strong social phobia – speaking with strangers, or even meeting strangers, was at best deeply uncomfortable, and at worst utterly terrifying for him. For far too many years.
So he did the logical thing – he pursued a 20 year career in IT with some success (becoming a Fellow of the BCS in the process).
Until one panic attack too many, which forced him to reconsider his life.
So he studied NLP and hypnosis, used those tools to conquer his own fears and phobias, and since 2010 he has helped others around the world to transform their deepest fears into their greatest strengths through his coaching, speaking, books, and trainings. Indeed, since 2010 he has helped over 5,000 people to transform their lives.
Having travelled the world for a while doing this, he has settled back in his native Scotland, where he is focusing on the next step in his journey of helping as many people as he can to conquer their fears. Which includes the launch of this Show!
Since 2010 Keith has helped over 5,000 people to transform their lives.
Now he brings the distillation of his experience into a weekly show designed to help you to transform your deepest fears into your greatest strengths.
Some episodes feature Keith running solo, discussing topics related to fear, phobia, mindset, and taking an interesting look into where it all comes from and what we can do about it.
In other episodes, Keith invites a special guest to join him and to discuss their experiences in overcoming their own fears, so that we can gain some insight into how we might do the same, or even to explore the more esoteric areas around fear – sometimes in some unexpected yet very interesting ways!
Presented in both audio and in video, across multiple platforms, so that the show can meet those who need it where they are.
Award-winning coach, international speaker, multi-time best-selling author, hypnotist, occasional magician, and writer of this post, Keith spent his first 40 years suffering from several phobias including being terrified of speaking with strangers. After one incident too many, he started studying and training in NLP & hypnosis to conquer his own issues, found he was rather good at it, and changed careers (aided by redundancy at just the right moment after 20 years in IT). He helps people transform their deepest fears into their greatest strengths, and having helped over 5,000 people across 5 continents, he is the UK’s #1 Fear Strategist.