Michael Licenblat

Australia’s Resilience Expert: High-Performance Leaders & Pressure Proof Teams


Michael Licenblat is a resilience expert who builds pressure-proof cultures and high-performance teams that bounce back fast from challenges, setbacks, and rejections. Michael’s presentations
combine high energy with practical motivation to inspire people to ride the waves, adapt to change and achieve more in tough conditions and
competitive markets. Michael’s relatable style infuses personal stories, scientific research and real-life applications to create a keynote experience that motivates people, challenges their thinking and
inspires them to achieve their full potential.

Born into a family of entrepreneurial parents, Michael grew up working inside numerous family businesses and quickly learned that success often came to those who could ride the bumps, get up, and keep going. Over 25 years ago, Michael became one of the pioneers in building a successful natural therapy business through overcoming
market rejection, refusals, and knockback.

Drawing on his background in Psychology, Shiatsu therapy, and over 35 years of Martial Arts experience, Michael has helped countless
companies use the ‘pressure proof’ principles to bounce back from setbacks and challenges so they can out-achieve their competition.

Michael is an international speaker, leadership mentor, masterclass facilitator and the author of the book ‘Pressure Proof – how to thrive in a time of disruption, change, and pressure’. Michael’s in-person and virtual presentations have been delivered across many industries and countries.


Talking Points
Becoming Pressure Proof - Thriving in times of disruption, change & challenge
High Perfomance Leaders - Build a pressure proof culture & resilient workforce
Maximise your Influence - Get buy in faster and resolve issue quickly without becoming drained
Generating Sales Resilience - Keep your drive alive in the face of setbacks, rejections and adversity
Building Business Rainmakers - Turn reluctance into confidence and grow your client base in competitive markets
Accelerating Implementation - Using the psychology of stickability and motivation to get things done