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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

A Brighter, Shinier World from More Imaginative Words

April 18, 2019

With all the rush of working, working out, building relationships, taking care of people and your home, I invite you to reshape details in your world by using different words. Not only that, but using UNEXPECTED words captures people’s attention, something very challenging to do these days. Here’s an example. Don’t you feel a little […]

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The Most Persuasive Word Ever

April 12, 2019

Welcome to the Distraction Economy; we are all now officially distracted: from minions to Grand Poo-Bahs. Not only are we dopamine addicts glued to our screens, we are now MULTIscreening. You, Smart One, need …. the most persuasive word ever. Reflecting our miniature attention spans: the average snap (Snapchat social media) lasts all of 5 seconds. You […]

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10 Fatal Flaws in Your Presentation

April 8, 2019

1. You seem to know, or care, nothing about me. It’s all about you. So, I text away, waiting for you to finish and go home.

2. You talk too much. It takes you forever to get your thought across. It seems like it never occurred to you to try to get to the point and save us both some time.
3. You seem fake.