Julie Anderson is an international public speaker; business and communication, relationship consultant and coach; as well as a published author. For over 15 years she has been speaking on topics related to improving all areas of life by understanding the Brain Personality Connection. In May of 2009 she created Your Best Mind the parent company for her speaking, consulting and coaching. She has been interviewed on several radio stations including the ABC network and network and made television appearances on Fox, UPN, and ABC. She studied natural health, psychology, human resource development and psychoneuroimmunology at Clayton College. She is a 3 time attendee of Realizations Inc. / Success Resources International’s Brain and Innate Giftedness program. She has also received CEC’s in the field of depression, anxiety disorders and brain function. She has done extensive research in the areas of personality types, brain function and anatomy, brain health, and the brain personality connection. She has also attended community colleges for deaf studies courses and is a professional interpreter for the deaf.
Julie uniquely blends science and psychology when she shares her knowledge and information with businesses, entrepreneurs, and families through keynote speaking; workshops; lectures, and her writings. She has published two books “Quickest Way to Insanity Homeschool Your Kids” a practical guide to homeschooling with your individual child’s brain in mind and “The Brain Storm Journal, for Journaling 101 Storms in Your Brain” a fun and interactive brain friendly journal. Her new writing projects to be released in 2014 are: Change Your Mind in 21 Days, Practices for Creating a Healthy and Happy Mindset and Life; and What Did You Say? A Practical Guide to Communications, Relationships and the Brain.
Julie is the proud parent of three sons, Alex, Kasey, and Colton Anderson. She resides in the beautiful Sierra Nevada foothills of California with her husband of 27 years, Paul Anderson
3 Myths That Can Damage Your Business
Why is it that so many new businesses fail? Why do so many business owners experience frustration and fatigue in “getting it all done”? How can believing in these myths destroy your business and possibly even your health? The answer to these questions lies in understanding the BPC. What is the BPC you ask? Come listen and be amazed!
- Gain an understanding of why some tasks come easy and why some are difficult.
- Learn how to maximize your brain energy expenditure for better health and increased profits.
- Gain confidence in owning who you are, embrace it and SHINE! The result people will naturally be drawn to you and your business.
Want Success? Use Your Brain
All of us desire to achieve greater success in business and in our personal life. In order to do this we need to use our head, or should I say our BRAIN. Understanding why people act and react the way they do is crucial in making a connection with them. In turn that connection is crucial in order for transactions to happen.
To make this connection we have to understand how science and psychology mix. When we educate ourselves on how people think and process information this leads to understanding why they do things the way they do. In other words understanding their Brain Personality Connection. Then guess what? Success happens!
In this presentation you will learn how to:
- Identify our natural brain gifts and how they affect our connection to other people.
- Accelerate your connections and increase your sales.
- Maximize your effectiveness in relationships for greater happiness and success.
He Said She Said Who Said What?
Of all the relationships in our lives the most important and of highest value is the one we have with our significant other. Yet at times you may feel this is the most difficult relationship to manage. Whether you are the husband who would LOVE to understand that female brain or the wife who wonders what is going on in the male brain, you will so enjoy this presentation. We will explore the science behind the psychology of what makes our spouses tick. What drives them, what motivates them, and yes why they just did what they did.
Through humor and science you will walk away with a greater understanding of each other and a new appreciation for the beautiful diversity between the sexes.
Communication: The Key to Victory for Your Business
The key to success in any relationship whether personal or professional is good communication. Without this crucial component, businesses have failed and partnerships have crumbled. Yet good communication seems to elude many. The answer lies in understanding how the makeup of our individual brains creates a unique way of communication for each of us. When we gain an understanding of the different factors that affect the way we communicate, we are better equipped to adapt our methods to readily be understood by the person we are trying to communicate with. Acquiring mastery in this skill is a must for any business professional. Learn how to communicate between the sexes, through the different learning styles and across the generations. Walk away with a new perspective on every person you interact with and improved relationships, personal and professional.
Dealing With Difficult People
All of us encounter in our daily lives, individuals that are a challenge to deal with. In this presentation, you will learn what makes some people more difficult to deal with than others. Often, the reason has to do with the brain and its connection to personality. Come to a greater understanding of yourself and others to smooth out your challenging relationships and enjoy life more.
Create A Mindset for Success
What would it feel like if you were truly able to reach the vision and dreams you long to achieve? Do you know that you have the power to create success by changing your mindset? What dynamic shifts need to take place to make this happen? How do you become self-empowered to move yourself in the right direction? In short, the answer is: you need to harness the power of your brain! By gaining an understanding of the science behind psychology and your Brain Personality Connection, you will learn how to maximize your innate gifts, live true to yourself, and create a power shift in your thinking that will catapult you to success!
Create Dynamic Relationships – Make your connections THIRIVE not just survive!
Face it relationships take work. Often times we become frustrated when we feel that we have worked so hard at building a strong relationship yet despite our best efforts we feel that the connection is weak or worse yet dying. Do you ever find that you: Experience stress in your relationships? Feel that the other person just doesn’t understand you? Get frustrated when you have a hard time understanding other people? What is the key? Use your brain! That’s right by understanding how the makeup of our brains, our energy expenditure advantages, we will gain a better understanding of what makes people tick. This knowledge will help us establish a strong rapport because we can speak to their brain and they get it! Next our communication dramatically improves as a result our relationships become DYNAMIC!
Setting Your Kids up for Success!
Of all the responsibilities in life not one is more rewarding and at the same time more challenging than parenting. As parents our goal is to raise happy, healthy, and successful children. Yet this at times seems to be the most daunting task. We have the perfect plan yet with kids very rarely does anything go according to the plan. WHERE IS THE INSTRUCTION MANUAL?! The key is in understanding what is going on in that little head of theirs. Once you take a peek inside the brain of your child it all becomes much clearer. Then setting them up for success in life becomes a much smoother ride.
Step into your power. Rock your natural gifts.
Are you in a state of constant overwhelm? Do you find yourself frustrated that you aren’t achieving the level of success in life that you desire? At the end of the day are you exhausted feeling unaccomplished and down? If so you are not alone. Many people find themselves running in circles trying striving for something but never quite reaching their goals. So what is the answer? The answer is connecting to your natural gifts. Scientific research on the brain helps us to understand that each one of us possesses natural strengths. Yet due to external pressures and internal self-doubt we all too often suppress, hide, or are even ashamed of our power. In this presentation you will: Discover the key to unlocking your potential through the science behind psychology. Explore ways to manage external pressures and self-doubt. Find the key to ROCKING your natural innate gifts
If you are ready to step into your power as a woman, ready to break through your limiting beliefs, and willing to take the steps and feel the sensation of power then you will want to be present to hear this information. This presentation will open your eyes to a whole new way of viewing yourself and others. You will hear about new discoveries in neuroscience and how this can help you to live an incredible life and ROCK IT! You will see the beauty of what you can accomplish when you step into your power. You will feel the relief of knowing you are who you are and that is an amazing thing!
PARTIAL LIST OF PREVIOUS SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS:
Experience Unlimited Contra Costa
Employers Advisory Council
CSIX Connect Saratoga
Woman’s Board of Realtors
Career Actions Ministry
Mount Diablo Business Women – MDBW
BC Parents Association
Enchanted Business Women
Job Connections Danville
Mastery for Women
San Mateo Chamber BEST Connect
Natl Assoc of Professional Organizers – NAPO
Rotary Clubs (District 5130) Napa, Healdsburg
Rotary Clubs (District 5150) Mission San Rafael
Rotary Clubs (District 5160) Vacaville, Pleasanton
Rotary Clubs (District 5170) Campbell
Natl Center for Professional Education – NCPE
Successful Thinkers Network Oakland/Alameda
Women’s Success Today
ABWA (American Business Women’s Assoc) Bay Area Business Express Network
EBWN (East Bay Women’s Network)
SING (St. Isidore Networking Group)
“Excellent Speaker! Engaging, knowledgeable and interesting subject matter. Good delivery!”
~ Valrie Joy Williams, MBA, Rotary Mission San Rafael, Program Chair
“Julie’s topic was interesting and compelling. She held the groups attention with her knowledge and energy. She was also entertaining, using appropriate humor, to assist in delivery of her message and generate enthusiasm and engagement from the group. I would highly recommend her to speak to other organizations.”
~ Susan Walls, SING (St. Isidore Networking Group)
“If you are interested in seeing how you can make your brain work better, or helping your kids’ brains work better, or if you are a business owner and you want to make your business life easier, this is the place you need to be.”
~ Bonnie Terry, Bonnie Terry Learning
“Julie is a very upbeat presenter with a very warm personality. Her workshop was very engaging and everyone had something good to say about her talk.”
~ Hamid Sadaat, Director, CSIX Connect, Founder
“Julie is definitely energetic and fun to listen to. Her expertise on the brain is incredible. She really knows how to engage you and to teach you.”
~ Marie Wallace, eWomenNetwork Managing Director Sacramento Region
“I sure enjoyed your presentation last night. The tips were very practical and I look forward to implementing them. Thank you for sharing your knowledge in such an engaging way.”
~ A. Smith, Entrepreneur
“Julie was very engaging. She provided our members with several practical tools to help them better cope with the ups and downs of their job search.”
~ Robert Withers, ProMatch, Director
“Very good speaker—got everyone involved—-many questions and comments—people were still talking to her 20 or 30 minutes after our program.”
~ Jerry Cummings, Rotary Club of Campbell, Program Chair
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