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Mark Schulman      

World-Renowned Drummer, Author, Motivator, Expert in The Secrets of a Rockstar Performance

Mark Schulman’s journey from a classically trained cellist to the first-call drummer for the world’s top artists like P!NK, Billy Idol, Stevie Nicks, Foreigner, Sheryl Crow, Cher, and a host of other world-class artists showcases the immense power of attitude, transformation, and the relentless pursuit of excellence.

With over 32 years of electrifying stages worldwide, he not only brings unparalleled energy to music but also translates this dynamism into motivational speaking, where he becomes the bridge between the pulsating heart of rock ‘n’ roll and transformative business and corporate leadership. As a cancer survivor, Schulman's resilience and vitality infuse his keynotes, where he shares the secrets of rockstar performance, emphasizing attitude's role in driving extraordinary outcomes.

His published works, including "Conquering Life’s Stage Fright" and "The Attitude Equation," extend his philosophy to all, laying out a blueprint for harnessing fear into confidence and transforming attitude into action.

As a passionate educator and advocate, Schulman’s dedication extends off-stage through his work with Create Now! and the Teenage Cancer Trust, showcasing his commitment to using art for change. His unique approach to speaking combines these elements into a message that resonates deeply with corporate audiences, offering not just inspiration but practical tools for personal and professional development.

Speech Topics

Hacking the Rockstar Attitude

Unleash the electrifying power of a rock concert in your professional realm with "Hacking the Rockstar Attitude."

This keynote goes beyond traditional motivational speeches, merging riveting band tales, live drumming, and interactive experiences to forge a potent formula for mastering life's rhythms. Discover how to harness the indomitable spirit of rock legends to amplify employee engagement, teamwork, and innovation. Learn to navigate life's unpredictabilities with poise, transforming your attitude to fuel positive outcomes across any business landscape.

Key Takeaways:

  • Master the Art of Engagement: Uncover the secret sauce behind the mesmerizing pull of world-class performances and how to apply it to spark unparalleled engagement within your team.
  • Attitude Transformation: Equip yourself with immediate, actionable strategies to reshape your perspective and turn challenges into triumphs, channeling rock 'n' roll's audacious confidence.
  • Elevate Everyday Moments: Adopt the mindset that no moment is too small for greatness, ensuring meticulous attention to detail and a profound impact on every action you take.
  • Amplify Performance and Confidence: Learn and implement pre-show rituals of rock icons to elevate your presence and effectiveness, both personally and professionally.
  • Achieve Harmonious Team Dynamics: Gain insights into fostering a collaborative environment that mirrors the cohesive and dynamic essence of a world-class band, driving everyone to their peak performance.

Hacking the Rockstar Brain: Intersecting Rock & Roll with Simple Brain Science to Elevate Your Confidence & Swagger for World-Class Performance

Step into the groundbreaking fusion of rock's electrifying aura and cutting-edge neuroscience with "HACKING THE ROCKSTAR BRAIN." In this trailblazing collaboration, Mark Schulman, celebrated drummer for music royalty such as P!nk and Billy Idol, teams up with neuroperformance guru Heather Crider to catapult your mental agility, creativity, and performance to stratospheric heights. This dynamic duo delivers a powerhouse presentation that melds thrilling drum sequences with revolutionary brain optimization techniques.

Prepare to embark on an unparalleled journey that not only bridges diverse worlds but also turbocharges your creative engines, supercharges your motivation, and fine-tunes your team's synchronicity and performance. This unforgettable experience, rich in engaging narratives, interactive segments, and actionable insights, captivates as much as it enlightens.

Mark and Heather blend expertise and fun to unlock the secrets of a rockstar mindset and peak neurological fitness. This enthralling journey not only inspires but equips you to transform your professional landscape. Embrace Connection, Communication, & Collaboration for breakthroughs and immediate results in an interactive and entertaining experience.

Hacking The Rockstar Brain is tailored to meet every group’s individual needs.

Key takeaways:

  • Collaborative Synergy: Build highly synergistic teams through the principles of empathy and mutual respect, boosting innovation and efficiency.
  • Inspirational Influence: Explore how compassion and collaboration can become your most powerful tools for inspiring you and leading your team to greatness.
  • Creativity Explosion: Ignite a surge of creativity, reshaping your approach to challenges and seizing opportunities with innovative solutions.
  • Peak Performance: Unveil elite performers' strategies for sustaining top-tier excellence, even under intense pressure.
  • Mental Edge: Equip yourself with on-the-spot, neuroscience-backed tools to boost mental resilience and overall well-being.

Create Your World-Class Brand: Master Team Performance with Real Rockstar Edge

Dive deep into the unparalleled teamwork and dynamism of rock bands with "Create YOUR World-Class Band." Mark Schulman, with 32 years on stage alongside music legends, offers a unique glimpse into the world of rockstar performance. Leveraging his extensive experience touring and performing in close-knit settings, Mark provides fresh insights and actionable strategies for enhancing team communication, dynamics, and performance. This keynote invites you to step behind the scenes of legendary bands, applying their secrets of engagement, collaboration, and innovation to your team, transforming everyday work into a stage for world-class performance.

Key Takeaways:

  • Rockstar Communication and Collaboration: Harness the power of deep collaboration and open communication practiced by the world’s top bands to strengthen your team’s cohesion and productivity.
  • Command the Stage: Equip your team with the confidence and skills to take center stage in your industry, leveraging rockstar charisma and presence to stand out and excel.
  • Galvanize Cohesion and Creativity: Draw on the dynamic interplay and collective creativity that fuel a rock band’s success to introduce practical tools that significantly boost your team's cohesion, fostering an environment where creativity and innovation flourish.
  • Cultivate a Culture of Excellence and Innovation: Adopt the mindset and work ethic of real rockstars to foster an environment where innovation thrives, and every team member is empowered to excel in their role in "the band!"

Mark's approach transcends traditional team building, offering a high-energy, music-infused experience that equips your team with the tools for lasting success and harmony. Get ready for a journey into team building that has been reserved for the rockstar bands. Now it's your chance to not only look behind the curtain but to perform as a team on YOUR stage like a world-class band!

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