Mykel Dixon delivers fresh, inspiring & engaging keynotes that move audiences to meaningful outcomes. A jazz-musician by trade, gypsy by nature, fierce nonconformist, & prolific anti-perfectionist, Mykel helps people and organisations thrive by rediscovering their creative confidence, reimagining their creative potential and reinventing their organisation for relevance in a 21st Century Renaissance.
Blending his unique experience, a bias for action and a magnetic stage presence, Mykel’s keynotes are practical, poetic and full of possibility. Every presentation is customised to drive maximum impact and his use of live music, spoken word, visual storytelling and audience participation gives him an unmistakable edge.
Mykel Dixon is the not-so-secret weapon for conference organisers looking to inspire fresh, innovative thinking. His live learning experiences unite teams, ignite creativity and equip audiences with the skills to solve complex 21st century business challenges.
As the accidental author of two books: Just do 5omething – A guidebook for turning dreamers into makers (2016), and Enterprise Artistry – A brave new paradigm for a bold new world (2018), Mykel is fascinated by unlocking personal and professional Artistry. His unconventional and innovative approach to business, leadership & creativity has earned him opportunities to partner with a diverse array of organisations and conferences including: Google, World Vision, Intuit, Bupa, Atlassian, Johnson & Johnson, Parmalat, Bayer, CPA.
Mykel is also widely known for his personal creative projects. Embodying the essence of his message, he is fearless with his creative self-expression. His latest project, ‘The Art of Everything’, demands he produce and publish a new short film every week for 5 years. As a keynote speaker, MC, creative advisor and event experience designer, Mykel leads a new wave of entrepreneurial experts helping conferences and companies deliver radical, visceral and meaningful event experiences.
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THE FUTURE BELONGS TO THE ARTISTS
Harnessing High Performance Creative Leadership in a 21st Century Renaissance.
When Creativity is the strongest economic currency, Experience is the new cost of entry and Human is the only meaningful strategy, the future belongs to the Artists. In this daring, thought-provoking and soul-awakening keynote, you’ll learn that in the emerging economy, money follows meaning, thinking needs feeling & the maker matters just as much as what is being made.
Learn how to harness you innate creativity.
Apply creativity daily across all business activities and roles.
Develop specific techniques to build creative confidence.
Build a creative culture that celebrates fresh thinking and embraces new ideas.
Apply best practice innovation techniques from the world's most innovative companies.