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Welcome to professional development training by Mixonian Institute (est. 2009.)

Training through Mixonian Institute cutting-edge programs is highly interactive and develops critical thinking and creativity, as well as improving communication skills.

Our programs, whether it’s Engage Any Audience or Leading Global Teams, are intense and fast-paced.

Mixonian Institute specializes in communication skills training and coaching for technical professionals and technically-trained executives who serve global teams and/or clients.

Our clients are experts in leading technical domains, including software development, pharmaceutical manufacturing, analytical testing and international taxation. Our students are industry and community leaders, who are adept and agile amid constant industry and market change.

Leaders of top brands affirm that communication skills make the difference between good and great professionals. Given our multicultural and global marketplace, the ability to establish good interpersonal relationships and engage diverse audiences is the most-valued leadership skill.

The Latest Mixonian News

3 Steps to Protect Your Precious Energy from Negative People

March 12, 2018

Whenever I teach brainiacs my tools for higher performance (which is what I do for a living), I get asked this same question. “How do I deal with negative people in my life so they don’t bring me down?” To be a high performer you must protect your precious energy for the valuable life force […]


Introvert Ways That Win People Over

March 3, 2018

Winning people over seems more challenging for introverts who are often drained by TMC (too much conversation.) But today, competition for attention is out of control for everyone. When you see someone looking at their watch, you know they’re reading texts, not checking the time (aka not listening to you.) Even so, there are introvert […]


How to Grow Your Brain and Impress People

February 26, 2018

Meeting Street Schools could put the Mixonian out of business. (Yikes!) They’re teaching young scholars how to grow their own brains and other leadership essentials (including the “confidence” pose) starting in Pre-K!! I toured their Meeting Street Academy, as well the Spartanburg campus when I taught there a few weeks ago. They’re teaching these children – […]