Jean François Menard, speaker and mental trainer of olympics athletes
Jean François Menard, worked for Cirque Du Soleil for several years as their performance psychology consultant. He founded Kambio Performance in 2013 and has since become one of the most sought-after mental performance specialists in the country.
A renowned coach amongst Olympic athlete, his skills have led him to coach professional athletes and hockey players, musicians, surgeons and businessmen. Specialist in mental preparation and eminent speaker, he has shared his expertise with world renowned organizations. Jean François Menard inspires and educates people to achieve excellence.
Have you watched Jean François’ interview for Radio-Canada’s special Entourage file for Mikaël Kingsbury? Check it out here.
Jean François Ménard’s Keynotes presentations and workshops :
- Duration : 45-90 minutes, adaptable to your needs and preferences
- Workshop : +/- 3hrs adaptable to your needs and preferences, tailor-made
- Keynotes and workshops both available in English and French
- A preparatory call with the speaker is planned to select and adapt the content of the presentation.
THE CORPORATE OLYMPIAN
Olympic athletes need to deal with multiple distractions, manage their stress level and have robust self-confidence to deliver podium performances. In today’s reality, corporate leaders need to do the same! Let’ face it, being consistently great is easier said than done. The pressure to be on the mark is constantly present. Mental toughness is no longer simply an asset to perform at your best. It’s an absolute necessity. Find out what it takes to become a high performer at work and in life.
WATER THE PLANTS, NOT THE WEEDS
Living in a busy world leads to an internal monologue that never stops. Some thoughts will be positive and constructive, while others will be more negative and destructive. What types of thoughts prevail in your mind? Are you able to control them? The greatest minds know that if you change the way you look at things, the things you look at will change. Learn practical skills to enhance constructive perspectives, build a solution-based mindset and discover the power of enjoying what you do.
This conference will teach you to:
- develop mental flexibility
- realize the importance of emotional intelligence
- optimally respond to an unexpected event or a failure
- become aware of the impact of your attitude on your performance and on others
- reveal the power of laughter and smile
R3 – REST, RECOVER, REENERGIZE
Most of you live daily routines that run at blazing speeds from the moment you get up to the moment you go close your eyes and go to sleep. Busy lifestyles makes downtime seem a like a “nice to have” and you feel guilty if you want to take time to relax. Busy people perceive “breaks” as a waste of time, a moment when you are not doing something. Well, you are doing something … you are recovering and getting stronger! Learn key strategies to take smart breaks, control your agenda, optimize your energy level and be at your best when you need to be.
This conference will show you how :
- take effective breaks
- use techniques to fight stress
- enjoy the moment and protect yourself from distractions
- have energy all day long
- become engaged and happy at work and at home
THE GREATEST LEADERS DO THINGS DIFFERENTLY!
The best leaders are lifelong learners. They embrace challenges and sharpen their skills purposefully. Over time, they find ways to evolve from being ordinary leaders to extraordinary leaders. We all know the best leaders are not born this way – they are made! These individuals are constantly followed by others and for good reason. They care about others, generate enthusiasm and support those who need it. The best leaders are masters of doing the small things right. Learn why great leaders act outside-the-box, have impact on others and find solutions in problematic situations.
This conference will focus on:
- doing things differently
- wanting to develop, evolve and excel
- how to think and make good decisions
- inspire others around you
Jean François Ménard’s Webinars :
Jean Francois Menard, speaker,is also one of the trainers in the Formations Classe Affaires series. Find his webinars right here.
Jean-François Ménard’s Biography :
Jean François Ménard is widely recognized for his contributions to the field of performance psychology. At the age of 25 and fresh out of graduate school, he joined the world famous entertainment company Cirque Du Soleil as their performance psychology specialist. He founded Kambio Performance in 2013 and has since become one of the most sought-after mental performance specialists in the country. Over the years, he helped athletes win gold medals in the 3 biggest major sporting events: Commonwealth, PanAms and Olympic Games. He is an accomplished speaker with over 300 keynote speeches delivered to a wide range of results-oriented professionals in North America, Europe and Asia. His client list includes organizations such as Cirque Du Soleil, FBI, Cisco, Roche, Canadian Olympic Committee, Western Union, and elite performers like Olympics goldmedalists, X-Games champions, NHL players and world-acclaimed musicians. He is based in Montreal, Québec, Canada.
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- Coaching & leadership
- Change management
- Stress management
- Emotional intelligence
- Team mobilization
- Motivation, success, and personal growth
*Available in both English and French
Wireless headset microphone
Small table or lectern (for notes and couple water bottles)
Screen and projector
Audio-video outputs (for video clips with sound)
Sound tests required: approximately 1 hour before the presentation please
Jean-François always brings his laptop with connections as well as his presentation on a USB key as back-up
Interview with Jean-François Ménard – Vaincre l’anxiété relié au Covid-19 (French)
FORMAX KEYNOTE SPEAKER SHOWCASE – Beloeil 2017 (French)
PepTalk on the road with… Jean François Ménard
Full interview with Jean François Ménard on the TV Show PROFIL DE SUCCÈS / Fall 2018 (French)