Stage Fright – Enjoy the Fear!

Stage Fright? Stay with me and I’ll show you how to Enjoy the Fear!

It was a particularly wet and dismal day, January in 1991.

The back street next to the Theatre Royal stage door in Hanley, Stoke on Trent, sadly now a Super Market, the street was packed with late afternoon shoppers cars.

When we arrived we had to cart our props, costumes and equipment nearly the length of the block in rain that was doing a bloody good Niagra falls impersonation and I felt bloody miserable…

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How do you catch a liar?

Eye accessing cues in NLP and micro expression and body language are supposed to be able to tell you how people are processing their thoughts.

As the Hypnotist I’ve experimented a lot with this and with what magicians call cold reading, here’s a fast way to catch a liar.

Actually Derren Brown blows the old eye accessing clues apart in his first book. It’s largely unproven rubbish. However what he gives you in place is worth gold. And I’m paraphrasing here.

‘What you need to watch for is Their Pattern’

So how do we set up a human lie detector without using hypnosis or NLP, just simple observation?

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How not to test if you can visualise.

As a Hypnotist when I’m Coaching lots of people expect me to tell them to ‘visualise’ stuff. And I do but, I check first to see if they can. The problem is that while most people can understand at a conscious level that they are ‘seeing’ something with their minds eye, the reality is they are not. … Read moreHow not to test if you can visualise.

COMING SOON Success? How will You Know?

In this episode of the Hypnotist Radio Show we’re looking at the first question every good coach should ask a client because the answer is actually different for everyone. “Okay Jon, so success, how will you know?” “I’ll know when I get FISH. That’s when I’m Fulfilled Inspired Satisfied and Happy “Jonathan Chase is one … Read moreCOMING SOON Success? How will You Know?

A good recipe metaphor for Wealthy Thinking

I was once called the Gordon Ramsey of Hypnotists. I’d like to think that was because of my passion for elegant simplicity and adding value to my clients lives, although I fear it may be because when I get passionate I do have a tendency to swear a little… well okay, a lot…