Dr Paul Wood will talk about his personal transformation from imprisoned delinquent to doctor of psychology. He will us this inspiring story to illustrate the universal steps involved in taking ownership of your own development, learning to identify and overcome the thoughts and beliefs that hold us back, and cultivating the necessary mindset and approach to turn adversity to your advantage, unlock your potential, and increase your life satisfaction and wellbeing.
Dr Paul Wood is a leadership and emotional intelligence expert that assists organisations in their pursuit of excellence. Paul works with everyone from Google to the Hurricanes and is a regular contributor to the Huffington Post and other media outlets. His presentation at TEDx Auckland, the largest TEDx event in the world, has received more than 300,000 views on YouTube and was named one of the Top 10 TED talks by the New Zealand Herald. Paul’s passion for transformational change comes from his own journey from delinquent to doctor.