What do people think of the Mindstore experience?

“Mindstore has had a really positive impact on our organisation and me personally. I always knew that I had fantastic people working with me but it took Mindstore to get some of them to realise it.”

Paddy Mallan – Vice President, Petrofac Integrated Resources)

“Thank you it is appreciated that there are individuals that have such confidence and knowledge that they are willing to share it with a group to help others and change their way of thinking. Enjoyable and informative nice atmosphere”

Amanda Picoto, Brisbane

“Glad I came, good stories. Was interesting and kept my attention the whole session, even during our sleep sessions. Thank you!”

Terri Barnard, Shailer Park

“Hello Damian, thank you for your efforts on Tuesday. According to my research, you caught the attention of the group and started some thinking that needed to happen. Excellent. Looking forward to our next opportunity! Thank you for your efforts. Most appreciated.”

Louise Phelan – QGC

“An inspiring day which opened my mind to see how the future could be, by removing self-imposed obstacles and barriers, which enabled me to make an important life choice and drive me to positive action. Jack has the ability to bring together the external environment, improve your self-awareness and challenge what is really important in life!!! This coupled with his great coaching techniques is what made the day so successful.”

Elizabeth Legge – CFO, UK & I Global Nutrition and Health Company


“Fantastic timing for me today, a reminder about stress management avoiding stress and holding the vision”

Leah McGinlay – L&D Consultant, Budget Direct

“Challenged myself to use other sides of brain to improve my creativity, and techniques to use to develop my creative side”

Justine Hudson – Snr Manager, Budget Direct

“Really interesting day that helps re-engage the brain”

Toni Bonney – Workforce Planning, Budget Direct

“I would like to thank you for your assistance and co-operation with our Retail Business in Europe. We have achieved extraordinary growth and your contribution to this has been very material.”

David Botta, European Sales Director – Nike Retail BV

“Thinking positively, dealing with complexity, avoiding stress and performing optimally are all critical in a fast moving, customer-facing organisation such as ours. MindStore has not only been a supplier of programmes to help with this challenge, but has influenced our thinking on training and development. An interesting journey.”

Patrick McGrath, Human Resources Director – Virgin Trains

“The MindStore for Business courses have been an excellent development tool for us for a number of years now. However bringing the MindStore System in-house has taken its impact to new levels. We are confident that long-term integration of MindStore ideals into our organisation will continue to reap real rewards.”

George Todd, Head of Sales & Customer Retail Division – Direct Line

“MindStore provides a methodology which is easily accessible and consistently effective. Feedback from Motorola programme participants has always been positive, with individuals discovering meaningful outcomes for many aspects of their lives.”

Frank Bird, Human Resources Director – Motorola, PCS EMEA

“We initially invited Klaus to come and speak at our Annual Strategy Meeting and he made such a positive impression on our staff that we immediately booked him to come back and teach the whole MindStore Program. It is an immensely useful set of tools and Klaus teaches with a warmth and humour that gets a positive reaction from even the most sceptical attendee.”

Michael van Kampen, HR Manager – Saxo Bank, Copenhagen

“The MindStore course run for our factory management team provides just the right approach for a group managing a tough change program. The tools and techniques for managing stress, thinking positively and looking to the future made a visible difference to people over the two days. These tools will prove valuable in managing themselves, their teams and their futures.”

Andrew Kerry, Organisational Development Manager – Boots Retail

“What an inspiring and positive AITD breakfast event hosted by Damian McConnell. He provided the audience with some great ideas for innovative thinking as well as keeping us amused with his quick wit and entertaining style.”

Brian Inglis, QLD President – AITD

“Your presentation was very well received by all attendees and you have a great way of engaging the audience. You certainly made everyone think hard about life balance. Look forward to growing our relationship with you well into the future.”

Jeanette Countee – Gold Coast Innovation Centre

“Thank you for your inspiring presentation at our conference.  I thoroughly enjoyed your session on ‘Creative Thinking’.  You gave us some excellent information on how best to maximise our energy levels and brain power and presented in an entertaining way.  Your energy and humour kept me hanging on your every word.  It was a boost of positivity that lingers on in both my work and personal life.”

Lesley Forest, President – UQSOPA