Turn your ambition into achievement with Jamil Qureshi, an elite performance coach and leading sports psychologist.
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Turning Ambition Into Achievement
To do differently, we have to think differently. We all want to be better, but how do we turn our thoughts into powerful drivers of relevant and meaningful actions?
How to think differently to do differently
There has never been a better time to challenge what we believe to be true. A question we need to ask ourselves all the time is. 'Are we changing as fast as the world around us?" Leaders and companies can only create new opportunities by creating new perspectives. It won't be what you know which is important. It will be more about how you think about what you know. We don't solve new problems with old thinking. This talk allows audience members to;
Reframe their current belief systems Understand how to change viewpoints and mindsets sustainability. How to gain commitment and engagement from others How to change culture and team attitudes.
How to create genuine ownership within our teams – the real difference between commitment and compliance.
Jamil Qureshi | Speaker Biography
Jamil Qureshi is one of today's foremost practitioners of performance-enhancing psychology and is an expert in high-performing teams. Jamil has enjoyed working with a rich diversity of the world's most talented business and sports people and teams, helping six individuals get to World Number 1. In 2006, he was appointed as the first-ever official psychologist to work with the European Ryder Cup team by captain Ian Woosnam. They made history by winning by a record-equalling margin. He has since worked with 5 Ryder Cup captains. Jamil has worked with 22 golfers inside the top 50 in the world, including two world number one's.
Ranked among the most influential figures in British sport in 2009 by GQ Magazine, Jamil was voted in the top 100 coaches in the world by The Daily Mirror in 2023. Jamil has worked successfully with three English Premiership football clubs and currently works with several players in the Premiership from teams such as Liverpool FC, Manchester Utd and Manchester City. He has worked with two Formula 1 racing drivers and the 2009 England Ashes-winning cricketers.
In business and industry, Jamil has worked with business leaders and companies in over 24 countries last year alone, helping teams fulfil their potential by developing and delivering change and performance programmes. He has designed and delivered leadership programmes at the board level for Coca-Cola, Hewlett Packard, Emirates Airlines, Cisco, and GSK. He has worked across Lloyds Banking Group on their award-winning 'Journey to World Class' programme.
During Covid, Jamil worked extensively with global leadership teams at several companies, such as SAS, Lloyds Banking Group, GSK, Janssen, NHS England, and Protiviti, to help them convert to leading remote and hybrid teams in a changing environment. Jamil is also a world-recognised speaker on all aspects of the psychology of performance, psychology of leadership, leadership attitudes, improving people, cultural change techniques, and team performance.
Interestingly, he is one of only a few external psychologists allowed to study astronauts in the 2008 NASA Space Programme. Jamil talked to an audience that included two former US presidents at the K Club in Ireland and was chosen as the supporting speaker to Tony Robbins at his Dublin event. Jamil's versatility is illustrated by the fact he has talked at NASDAQ in New York, where he shared a stage with General Peter Pace, Joint Chief of Staff, the highest-ranking military officer in the whole of the US armed forces, and the next day did stand up in front of a celebrity audience at the Groucho Club.