Welcome!

Sign up today to receive your free No More Boring Presentations handbook!

* indicates required

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

Believe It or Not, Communication Can’t Fix Everything

July 17, 2019

Skill in communication cannot fix slow internet. Or a two-day delivery that takes three days. Or the lack of vegan options in your favorite pizzeria. Nevertheless, communication skill makes the difference between landing the job or not; getting the promotion, or not; making your business viable, or not. 10 Ways Communication Acts as Your Secret […]

READ ON

4 Things to do Before a Difficult Conversation

June 25, 2019

We need to have these conversations, even if they are difficult. If you don’t feel like you can hold a difficult or challenging conversation, you are not ready for leadership. The 4 Things Are… Joseph Grenny, co found of VitalSmarts and author of numerous books, wrote “4 Things To Do Before a Tough Conversation” for […]

READ ON

Sometimes It’s Not Your Fault

June 18, 2019

Meaning the conversation fail is not always your fault…you can influence people through conversation but you cannot control them. Learn from leadership coach Nathalie Gregg’s (#leadloudly) conversation fail and what she learned from it. Listen to this episode to learn what Columbia, South Carolina’s leading leadership coach has to say about conversations that fail and […]

READ ON