About Tom Flatau

Tom Flatau


Applying neuroscience to your business for greater success! Tom Flatau has been helping businesses achieve corporate goals for over 20 years, by developing passion, performance and productivity in teams and individuals. His work is based on current understanding of human instincts and behaviour, derived from up to the minute research in the fields of neuroscience and psychology. He has provided innovative solutions to clients such as HSBC, Unilever, Qatar Airways, Bahrain Islamic Bank, Louis Vuitton, American Express, Siemens and the BBC. Tom is an accredited speaker for Vistage and is regularly invited to deliver his internationally acclaimed seminars and programmes across the globe. These specialist topics, include Neuroleadership, Neuroscience of Coaching, Neurosales, Negotiation and Neuroscience of Employee Engagement. If you are interested in Tom speaking exclusively to your audience then please contact us for more information.


Posts by Tom Flatau

The science of optimism and how it affects your resilience

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Resilience: bouncing back from life’s adversities Some people seem to deal with whatever is thrown at them. Deadlines, back-to-back meetings, long hours, presentations, staff issues, even family demands. They take […]

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Gut instinct – to trust or not?

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How much should we really just ‘go with our gut feelings’? As part of day-to-day living we have to process huge amounts of complex information from the world. To cross […]

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Do what I say, not what I do! The neuroscience of hypocrisy

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Have you ever wondered why a sad film makes you cry? Or why a tense drama has you on the edge of your seat?   The reason is: mirror neurons! […]

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The praise to criticism ratio: get it right!

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Are YOU guilty of dishing out more criticism than praise? Everyday my phone reminds me to pay someone a compliment. I started this habit after much research into how people respond […]

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