Tony Buzan Profile

Called one of the top 5 speakers in the world by Forbes magazine, Tony Buzan is a leading authority on the mind from the inner workings of the brain to the thinking process. He has spent more than four decades examining how people can think better and more creatively, and offers accredited training courses that help individuals think creatively, improve their memory and read at a faster speed.

Tony is an expert in mental literacy and is the inventor of Mind Mapping, a thinking technique intended to unlock the brain’s potential by using a range of cortical skills. He has written over 100 bestselling books revolving on the subjects of the brain, memory, mind mapping and creative thinking.

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    Tony Buzan is the internationally renowned expert on the thinking process, creativity and innovation. He has been named as one of the world’s top 5 speakers by Forbes magazine, a list which includes Margaret Thatcher and Mikhail Gorbachev, and audiences regularly describe his sessions as “inspirational” and “mind changing.” Through over 40 years of research into the workings of the brain, Tony Buzan is dedicating his life to developing and refining techniques to help individuals think better and more creatively, and reach their full potential. He has awakened the brains of millions worldwide. As the inventor of Mind Mapping, described as the ‘Swiss army knife of the brain’ and used by an estimated 250 million people, he is the world’s foremost expert in Mental Literacy. On this subject, Tony has written over 100 bestselling books, translated into 150 languages and read by millions worldwide.

    Described as “one of the most influential leaders in the field of thinking creatively”, Tony utilises his accredited training courses to build a network of highly specialised experts in creative thinking, memory and speed reading techniques. Tony Buzan imparts his knowledge and expertise on the three ThinkBuzan Licensed Instructor courses in Mind Mapping, Memory and Speed Reading, which he both leads and accredits. The ThinkBuzan accredited training courses bring practical skills to delegates all over the world including individuals from FTSE multinational corporations, leading global universities and Government departments.

    Tony Buzan is an authority on principles of learning, productivity and efficiency, and his consultancy has been sought by leading companies including: Microsoft, IBM, Walt Disney, Encyclopaedia Britannica, Barclays International, McLaren Technology, British Telecom, the Royal Mail, Goldman Sachs, Oracle, STABILO, BBC, BP, The Liechtenstein Global Trust, HSBC Bank.

    Tony’s accolade as one of the world’s top speakers has been forged through the appreciation of his audiences, many of whom have described his seminars and workshops as “life-changing.” He has been lauded for his “complete mastery of his subject,” coupled with his engaging manner and “human touch.” Delegates have routinely praised Tony Buzan for his “energising, affirming and amusing” lectures which inspire and enthuse.

    Don’t miss out on this chance of a lifetime. Inspire and motivate your audience, with Tony Buzan—a speaker they will never forget.<?

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Tony Buzan is one of the world’s top speakers and offers audiences inspirational and educational seminars and workshops on creativity and the thinking process.

Suggested Speaking Topics:

    • Creativity
    • The Power of the Mind
    • Change and Learning
    • Leading Change

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“Tony Buzan was a mesmerising speaker… in a few hours he communicated to a business audience the practical portion of what I had spent four years studying.”
Stephen C Lundin, author of the five-million-copy bestselling FISH!

“Tony Buzan held the audience spellbound…Extraordinary teacher and communicator.”
Ann Ewing, Learning and Development, HSBC

“Tony Buzan is the master at creating and nurturing this passion for learning and change.”
Jane Stephenson

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Books by Tony Buzan:

The Mind Map Book

The Mind Map Book: How to Use Radiant Thinking to Maximize Your Brain’s Untapped Potential
The potential of the human brain is phenomenal, and Tony Buzan has been a pioneer in researching that potential and helping people learn how to make the most of their brainpower. The Mind Map Book is his most important and comprehensive book on the subject. It offers exciting new ways of using and improving memory, concentration, and creativity in planning and structuring thought on all levels, in order to accelerate the ability to learn, remember, and record information.

Mind Mapping and Radiant Thinking are groundbreaking methods of accessing intelligence, developed over many years by the author, and in The Mind Map Book he provides a complete operating manual for all who want to use their brains to their fullest potential. It is a process currently used with extraordinary success by multinational corporations, leading universities, champion athletes, and outstanding artists. Featuring a range of stimulating excercises and a lavish collection of full-color photographs and original Mind Maps that illustrate the technique, it shows you precisely how to:

    • Mirror and magnify your brain’s pattern of perception and association in the way you learn, think, and create
    • Quickly master the right way to take notes, organize a speech, a writing assignment, a report
    • Join with others to pool thinking productively, memorize a mammoth amount of data, free your ideas to grow and expand constantly in depth and dimension


Use Your Perfect Memory: Dramatic New Techniques for Improving Your Memory; Third Edition
Now in a totally updated edition—the secrets of how to stretch memory skills to the fullest. Buzan has devised an ingenious system for memory improvement, geared to handle each specific memory problem—from everyday names and phone numbers to special programs for card players to showing students how to prepare for and get optimum results on exams.

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