Keith Blakemore-Noble - Fear Strategist, coach, international speaker, multi-time best-selling author, hypnotist, occasional magician, and presenter of this show.And someone who, for far too many years, was massively held back by a very strong social phobia - speaking with strangers, or even meeting strangers, was at best deeply uncomfortable, and at worst utterly terrifying for him. For far too many years.So he did the logical thing - he pursued a 20 year career in IT with some success (becoming a Fellow of the BCS in the process).Until one panic attack too many, which forced him to reconsider his life.So he studied NLP and hypnosis, used those tools to conquer his own fears and phobias, and since 2010 he has helped others around the world to transform their deepest fears into their greatest strengths through his coaching, speaking, books, and trainings. Indeed, since 2010 he has helped over 5,000 people across 5 continents to transform their lives.Having travelled the world for a while doing this, he has settled back in his native Scotland, where he is focusing on the next step in his journey of helping as many people as he can to conquer their fears.

…on World Mental Health Day

You’ve most likely noticed that yesterday was #WorldMentalHealthDay Plenty of people are making posts about it, saying the usual “Don’t suffer alone” “Reach out” “It’s OK to talk”. Which is nice. Although rarely as helpful as one might think. What? Isn’t that a tad ungrateful to say? Well, no. Allow me to explain why… As I’ve…