Gloo Who?

Memory, Speed Reading And Study Skill Courses. Fun, Fast And Effective Training Delivered By Australian Memory Record Breaker Chris Lyons.

Welcome To Gloo

Gloo Training Courses incorporate highly effective Memory, Speed Reading and Study Skills techniques and are designed and delivered personally by Chris Lyons who doubled the Australian Memory Record in 2006 by reciting Pi to 4,400 places without error. In 2008 Chris won the Australian Memory Championships Names competition by correctly memorising 46 people's names in just 5 minutes.

Chris Lyons

An experienced trainer and facilitator, Chris also has over 10 years' commercial experience gained in senior management roles in large UK and Australian companies, before starting to design and deliver Memory, Speed Reading and Study Skills Training Programs in 2003.

Chris has appeared on The Today Show, A Current Affair, Today Tonight, ABC TV and demonstrated how effective Memory Improvement, Speed Reading and Study Skills techniques can be on radio stations all around Australia including 2UE, 2GB, 3AW and frequently on the ABC.

But more importantly, his main focus is on delivering unique, fun and highly Public Workshops, 1 To 1 Programs and In-House Training Courses that show you how you too can read faster, remember more, tackle information overload and be more successful, whatever your age or situation.

"Chris is an excellent presenter who is able to deliver lots of information in an easy to understand, fun and interesting way. I am in the professional training industry and Chris is right up there with the best!"
Julie Blackburn, General Manager, Beyond Success

"Presented in a very simple but incredibly effective way. Brilliant presenter. 10/10 for the content and the way it was delivered."
Ray Itaoui, CEO, Virgin

"Excellent course! Well presented, captured my attention 100%. Facilitator - presentation, interaction, could not be faulted."
Jennifer Taalman, Project Officer, Department Of Planning And Community Development, Victoria

"This information is mind-blowing! It is set to put me ahead of the bunch in business, sales, presentations and of course communications. Chris was brilliant."
Kris Cochrane, Business Owner, Rapid Personal Training

"Good pacing, great passion for the content. Very helpful and memorable activities, tips and handouts. Great facilitation plus energy."
Will Blott, Chief People Officer, DNW Group

"Awesomely engaging workshop! Even though I was sleepy from the night before, the way Chris Lyons presented all the concepts really kept me awake and wanting to know more. Loved it. Highly recommended."
Shane Paderango, Commerce Student, ANU Canberra

"Well presented. Simple, easily applied techniques. Remembering and intelligence are made easy by Chris."
Anthony Crandell, Commander, NSW Police Force

"Fantastic content and delivery. Chris is an amazingly engaging presenter and kept the whole group interested throughout. Definitely worth the money."
Martin Cholewka, IT Consultant, Melbourne

"I have the attention span of a gnat but Chris's presentation held my attention for the full 8 hours. He was funny, informative, the workshop was fast paced and full of useful tools that I plan to use to improve my memory, my business and my life!"
Karen Volich, Director, Texas Productions

"This course has met and exceeded all my expectations. Chris is a genius!! Course was very informative and really fun. Highly recommend it!"
Almir Haseljic, Personal Trainer, Sydney

"Really awesome course that manages to get through loads of content quickly and succinctly but still effectively."
Paddy, Electorate Officer, MP's Office

"Not a dull moment. Chris is a great, entertaining presenter."
Jacqueline Antonios, Registered Nurse, Sydney

"I found Mr. Lyons thoroughly enjoyable and very fun. He had so much zest and energy and his transmission of that zest was infectious. The speed reading section was not terrifying at all, it was thoroughly do-able and natural. I was very encouraged!"
Chloe Elmore, Student, Auckland

"Chris is a great presenter. Truly practical and helpful techniques."
James Carr, Film and Video Producer, Green Light Media

"Chris was a terrifically engaging presenter who made high concepts accessible."
Ian Zakon, Account Director, Primary Communications Sydney

"It was very interesting how much better my memory got and I also really noticed the difference in the speed of my reading. Thanks Chris, you are probably the best public speaker I have been given the opportunity to listen to."
Kristen French, High School Student, Brisbane

"Very engaging, practical and slick. Great session, dazzling!"
Sheryl, Principal, Melbourne School

"An excellent day of training with quick and easy learning techniques to improve memory, give presentations and speed read. Not only informative and fun but Chris managed to keep me engaged for 8 hours! A course I would recommend to everyone. Thanks Chris!"
Louiza Menzel, Director, French Organic Skin Care Products

"Really interesting. So simply presented that it was very easy to get the point. I am going to apply it when I am tutoring my son. It was really useful not only for me."
Pragga Giri, Administration, The Productivity Commission

"8 hours don't usually go this quickly especially when on a course! It was excellent, fun, great dynamic presenter."
Dorcas Heap, G.P., Atherton

Who Uses Gloo Techniques?

Over the past 15 years Chris has worked with an eclectic mix of people. From students to seniors. From secretaries to CEOs. From entrepreneurs to entertainers. In fact people from a wide range of different companies, industries, situations and backgrounds.

But all with one thing in common. An interest, a desire and a willingness to invest just a few hours to discover how to tap into, and harness, more of their hidden talents and achieve more each day through the use of Memory Improvement, Speed Reading and Study Skills techniques.

And that's our focus. Helping people just like you achieve more each and every day.

In fact, learning how to read faster and remember more are key skills from which anyone and everyone can benefit. Which explains why Gloo Staff Training Courses, Public Workshops and 1 To 1 Programs have been attended by people from so many different types of organisation, including the following to name a few.


American Express
Bendigo And Adelaide Bank
BMW Financial Services
Choice Home Loans
Commonwealth Bank
Deutsche Bank
Grant Thornton
Hills Rogers
JP Morgan
Macquarie Bank
Merrill Lynch
Morgan Stanley
National Australia Bank
Rodgers Reidy
Shannons Insurance
State Trustees


Blake Dawson Waldron
CPA Australia
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
Gadens Lawyers
GMK Partners
Grant Thornton
Henry Davis York
HWL Ebsworth Lawyers
Institute Of Chartered Accountants
Kelly Partners
KJB Law Canberra
Lawler Partners
Mallesons Stephen Jacques
Pitcher Partners
PKF Chartered Accounting
Thomson Geer

Business Services/Industrial

Alstom Australia
APA Group
Australian Vinyls
BAE Systems
Cisco Systems
Citadel Group
Colmar Brunton
Corporate Risk Ratings
KW Doggett
Pharmacy Guild Of Australia
PM Partners Group
Rio Tinto
Snowy Hydro
SP Ausnet
Sylvan Australia
Vemco Services
Worley Parsons


Abergeldie Complex Infrastructure
Belle Property
Brookfield Multiplex
First National
Hansen Yuncken
Hocking Stuart
Jones Lang Lasalle
JP Dixon
Look Property Group
Love Real Estate
Matrix Group
McGrath Real Estate
Nelson Alexander Real Estate
Parsons Brinckerhoff
Ray White Group
Your Empire


ABC Radio
Alfred Health
Aspen Medical
Girl Guides Australia
Mayne Health
Medecins Sans Frontieres
Melbourne City Mission
NSW Ambulance
NSW Nurses And Midwives' Association
Queensland Health
Rapid Personal Training
Royal Australasian College Of Physicians
Royal District Nursing Service
Samaritan Foundation
Ted Noffs Foundation
Vision Personal Training
WorkCover New South Wales
WorkCover Queensland

Federal Government

Airservices Australia
Attorney-General's Department
Australian Bureau Of Statistics
Australian Defence Force
Australian Federal Police
Australian Research Council
Australian Taxation Office
Commonwealth Ombudsman
Commonwealth Treasury
Defence Material Organisation
Department Of Agriculture
Department Of Communications And The Arts
Department Of Defence
Department Of Education
Department Of Environment
Department Of Foreign Affairs And Trade
Department Of Health
Department Of Human Services
Department Of Prime Minister And Cabinet
National Museum Of Australia
Royal Australian Air Force
Royal Australian Navy
Royal Military College Duntroon
The Productivity Commission

Local Government

Audit Office of New South Wales
City Of Sydney
Coffs Harbour City Council
Crime And Misconduct Commission QLD
Department Of Community Safety QLD
Department Of Education NSW
Department Of Education VIC
Department Of Environment ACT
Department Of Human Services VIC
Department Of Justice QLD
Department Of Planning VIC
Department Of Premier And Cabinet QLD
Department Of Sustainability VIC
Fire and Rescue NSW
Lake Macquarie City Council
Mackay Regional Council
NSW Environment Protection Authority
NSW Police Force
NSW Public Service Commission
Parliament Of Queensland
Parliament Of Victoria
Penrith City Council
Port Authority Of NSW
Queensland Ambulance Service
Roads and Maritime Services NSW
State Revenue Office Victoria
Victorian Auditor-General's Office
Victoria Police


Australian Catholic University
Australian National University
Bond University
Catholic Education Office
Geelong Grammar School
Lavalla Catholic College Traralgon
Macquarie University
Melbourne Business School
Monash University
Pymble Ladies' College
Queensland University Of Technology
Rosebank College Sydney
Saudi Student Association Brisbane
Sydney Medical School
Sydney University
University Of Canberra
University Of Melbourne
University Of Newcastle
University Of New South Wales
University Of Queensland
University Of Southern Queensland
University Of Sydney
University Of Technology Sydney
Victoria University
Western Sydney University
Yarra Hills Secondary College


Corporate Training And Life Coaching Institute
Entrepreneurs Organisation
Fusion Workforce
McMillan Staff Development
Ontrack Employment
Rogen International
Young Presidents Organisation
Young Professionals Network Tasmania


Accor Hotels
Australia Post
Boost Juice Bars
City West Water
David Jones
North Melbourne Football Club
Origin Energy
Princess Cruises
Victorian Amateur Football Association
Yarra Trams

Is Gloo Training Right For You Too?

If you too are interested in how you can save time and boost your productivity by learning how to read faster and remember more, then we can help you through our range of:

  Staff Training Courses For Organisations

  Public Memory And Speed Reading Courses

  Study Skills Courses For Students

Chris has been running training courses and coaching programs for over 15 years and has never had a single customer complaint or refund request. Not one. Just exceptional feedback and satisfaction with the training delivered. But don't just take our word for it. Read What Customers Say about our unique brand of training.

Or if you're ready to get started, take a look at how we can help you with Memory, Speed Reading or Study Skills.


If you are interested in how you can improve your memory, double your reading speed or study more effectively then contact us for a quick chat. Call us on 02 9089 8892 or if you prefer Contact Us via email.