Memory Skills

Improve Your Memory. Powerful Techniques For Absorbing And Recalling Information.

Memory Skills For Business Professionals
Half Day In-House Training Course

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 Course Summary

A good memory is critical to your business success. From remembering the names of the people you meet. To learning new information and skills quickly and easily. To studying for and passing professional exams. To giving great presentations confidently and without notes. Yet few people have ever been shown how to tap into the incredible power of their memory.

In this fun and fast-paced In-House Training Course you and your colleagues will discover how to harness and apply your natural memory skills to everyday business tasks to boost your productivity and achieve better results. Delivered by Australian Memory Record Breaker Chris Lyons.

Half Price Special - Save $1,000

Book this Half Day In-House Course by 15 December 2023, for delivery any time between now and 31 March 2024, and save $1,000 on the usual delivery fee. See below for details.

 Purpose Of Course

  • To give you a a rapid introduction to the most effective Memory Techniques
  • To show you how to apply the techniques in common business situations to save time, impress others and get better results
  • To provide you with a simple framework to help you apply and practise your new Memory Skills

"Before this course I had poor memory skills which impacted my life every day. I now see the potential to improve and have already done so in ONE day. I'm inspired to practise and further improve!"
Petrina Dorrington, Board Member, Kids Under Cover

"The memory sessions were brilliant."
Glen Frost, Partner, PWC

"Fantastic training. Very engaging and useful. Really enjoyed the material. Looking forward to using the tips and techniques!"
Meagan Jones, National Training Manager, Ardoch Youth Foundation

"Absolutely fantastic. Very applicable to my personal and professional life."
Wayne Wild, Director, Peacocks Bedding

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

"Really enjoyed the workshop and am amazed at the effect of just a couple of hours of memory training. Thanks a lot."
Gwendaline Bennett, Executive Assistant, Australian Government Productivity Commission

 What Attendees Learn

  • Memory Skills - beliefs, myths and your true potential
  • The real reason we forget things and why this is good news
  • The simple 3 step approach to remembering people's names
  • Plus how to use the 80:20 rule to get good at remembering names, quickly
  • How to give great presentations without referring to notes even once
  • How to use the GO method to slash the time needed to prepare presentations
  • How to remember numbers, facts and other key business information
  • How to get information into your long-term memory for instant recall
  • Tips and techniques used by memory champions to perform record-breaking feats

"Entertaining, practical session that involved all attendees. Very well structured and presented."
Bob Bell, Director, Lawler Partners

"The information was delivered in a way all people in our organisation could understand. The techniques I've learnt today will be easy to apply in my professional and personal life. Excellent."
David Scherer, Workplace Safety Co-ordinator, Fusion Workforce

"Very helpful for improving my memory skills."
Marc Raiola, Operations Manager, Pacific Communications

"Exceeded even my own expectations. Gloo's techniques are outstanding with undeniable results."
Jenny Jones, CFO, Victorian Curriculum And Assessment Authority

"Fantastic! Very valuable, clever tools to assist memory retention."
Juliann Davis, YPO, Perth

 Delivery Format

  • Half Day In-House Training Course lasting 4 hours
  • Delivered in person at your offices, chosen venue or live online via Zoom
  • Ideal group size up to 12 people, though can also be delivered to larger groups
  • Includes access post-course to the Memory Skills 7 Day Online Follow-up Program giving participants an easy and effective way to practise what they learn at the course

For online courses we use Zoom which runs in any web browser and on any device. Learn more about Gloo Zoom sessions.

 Course Presenter

This In-House Memory Improvement Course is designed and delivered by founder of Gloo, Chris Lyons, who doubled the Australian Memory Record by reciting Pi to 4,400 places without error. Chris also won the Australian Memory Championships Names Event by correctly memorising 46 people's names in just 5 minutes.

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.

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

"Chris is a great facilitator, very engaging! The memory techniques will come in handy."
Eloise Birbara, Executive Officer, Royal Australasian College Of Physicians

"The presentation was one of the best I've been to - and I have been to a few! Very enjoyable, using fun to educate. Inclusive, brilliant presenter."
Pauline Lonel, Royal District Nursing Service

"Presented with style and pizazz!"
Jeff Allis, Director, Boost Juice Bars

"Really good Chris. Great material, well put together and presented."
Andrew Walker, Chairman, Aspen Medical

"Great techniques for presenting. Thanks."
Jenny, Group Manager, Primary Communications Sydney

"Very effective. Very valuable."
Simon J Costa, CEO, Costa Group

"I learnt so much in such a short time span. I will definitely use these techniques in my day to day life. Thank you!"
Louise Goodman, Young Presidents Organisation

"Fantastic, dynamic presentation. No snooze time here. Shame it didn't go longer!"
Tiffany Donaldson, Divisional Support Co-ordinator, Australian Government Productivity Commission

 Attendee Feedback

Chris has now been running training courses for 19 years and has never had a single customer complaint or refund request. Not one. Because Gloo training is fun, fast and effective.

"Interesting, entertaining and useful for both work and study - picked up some great tips which I can use!"
Karly Silvello, Administration Assistant, Lawler Partners

"Good lively and interactive session. Thought-provoking and stimulating. Well done."
Peter Wilson, Deputy CEO, Metlink

"Brilliant! Very useful. Can remember more than I thought I could."
Trish Harrop, Mitchell Shire Council

"Really enjoyed it. I think I remember everything from the workshop!"
Diana, Royal Australasian College Of Physicians

"Gloo trainers combine enthusiasm, entertainment and specialist knowledge to effectively run their training programs. We chose Gloo training to show our staff the untapped talents that lie within them and how these new skills can be applied in their work."
Steve Farrugia, Former Business Development Manager, Boral

To read more customer feedback on our unique blend of training Click Here.

 How Much?

The following prices are based on delivery in the metropolitan Sydney area. We are happy to deliver this workshop in other locations around Australia, travel expenses from Sydney apply at cost.

Delivery Fee: Half Day In-House Memory Skills Course plus access for each attendee to the 7 Day Online Follow-up Program = $2,000 plus GST

Half Price Special - Save $1,000

Delivery Fee = $1,000 plus GST. Applies to Half Day Courses booked and paid for by 15 December 2023 for delivery any time between now and 31 March 2024.

Time An Issue?
If time is at a premium then consider the shorter, kickstart version of this course Introduction To Memory Skills.

Something Different In Mind?
If you're looking for something slightly different to the above, such as a custom designed course, simply contact us using the form below to see how we can help.

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Who Uses Gloo Techniques?

Gloo In-House Training Sessions, Public Workshops and 1 To 1 Programs have been attended by people from many organisations, including the following:


American Express
Bank Of Queensland
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
St. George Private Bank


Blake Dawson Waldron
CPA Australia
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
FB Rice
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


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


Abergeldie Complex Infrastructure
Belle Property
Brookfield Multiplex
Caine Real Estate
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
Fitness First
Girl Guides Australia
Mayne Health
Medecins Sans Frontieres
Melbourne City Mission
NSW Ambulance
NSW Health
NSW Nurses And Midwives' Association
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Sydney
Queensland Children's Hospital
Queensland Health
Rapid Personal Training
Royal Australasian College Of Physicians
Royal District Nursing Service
Samaritan Foundation
St. Vincent De Paul Society NSW
Ted Noffs Foundation
Vision Personal Training
WorkCover NSW/QLD

Federal Government

Airservices Australia
Attorney-General's Department
Australia Council For The Arts
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 Infrastructure
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 Economic Development VIC
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 Graduate School Of Management
Australian National University
Bond University
Catholic Education Office
Corporate Training And Life Coaching Institute
Entrepreneurs Organisation
Fusion Workforce
Geelong Grammar School
Lavalla Catholic College Traralgon
Macquarie University
Melbourne Business School
McMillan Staff Development
Monash University
Moorebank High School Sydney
Northern Beaches Christian School Sydney
Ontrack Employment
Peter Carnley Anglican Community School Perth
Pymble Ladies' College Sydney
QTAC Brisbane
Queensland University Of Technology
Rogen International
Rosebank College Sydney
Saudi Student Association Brisbane
Sydney Medical School
Sydney University
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University Of New South Wales
University Of Queensland
University Of Southern Queensland
University Of Sydney
University Of Technology Sydney
Victoria University
Western Sydney University
Williamstown High School Melbourne
Yarra Hills Secondary College
Young Presidents Organisation
Young Professionals Network Tasmania

Business Services/Industrial

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

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