NLP & Managing Holiday Stress

Holiday Stress Webinar

  Aloha, There’s no denying it, the holiday season is here; it’s happening. This season can be a magical time and it can be a stressful time for many of us. Every now and then one of my students will ask me, “How can I use NLP to help me get through the holidays.” I’m going to […]


Are You Being Influenced or Manipulated?

Aloha, Many people ask: “Isn’t NLP all about getting people to do what they don’t want to do?” Both influence and manipulation involve producing an effect in another person without apparent force. I cover this in my latest Psychology Today blog. Click here to learn more about influence VS manipulation, and to learn the underlying […]


Is Cheating the New Norm?


Why do people cheat? It’s almost impossible to go through a day without hearing about some new cheating scandal. Another celebrity is cheating on his wife or her boyfriend. A politician is caught dipping in the till for personal vacations. Yet another sports hero is exposed for using banned drugs to enhance performance. Whole school […]

NLP Hypnosis Video

Aloha, I hosted a NLP webinar last week for our series Empowerment Time with Dr. Matt. This webinar is called NLP and Anchoring: Learning the Basics of Emotional Mastery. In this training we learned: How to emotionally program yourself for success. The secrets that advertisers use to promote their products. The basics of NLP anchoring […]


Phoenix Focus Magazine: The Find Your Purpose Issue

Matt James

Aloha, I was featured in Phoenix Focus Magazine: The Find Your Purpose Issue. In it we cover spirituality, science, and how they compliment each other in helping me stay on my path. You can check out the web exclusive by clicking here: Leave a comment and let me know what you think! Mahalo, Dr. […]


Which Energy Runs Your Life?

Psychology Today Magazine Cover

Aloha, My latest blog post for Psychology Today is about balancing out your energy. In Huna we teach there are four distinct energies: fire, water, air, and earth. Each energy has its own unique set of characteristics. This blog describes the different energies, and shows you how to identify which energy you have the easiest […]


Getting Clear on Your Purpose


Aloha, I wrote a blog for The Huffington Post on how to get clear on your purpose. (This was in response to a previous blog post on how to get the energy to achieve your purpose). After writing that first blog, several people told me they didn’t really know what their purpose was, or how to reveal […]


New Webinar: Perception is Projection

NLP Webinar - Perception is Projection

Aloha, Join us on Thursday, May 2nd to learn about one of the most empowering themes of NLP: Perception is Projection. Click here to RSVP. On this live presentation, we will learn: The secret to creating your world the way you want it. What goes behind perceiving your reality. An understanding of why you experience certain […]


Does Letting Go Of Baggage Make You Stupid?

Angry couple yelling

I may have written about this before in different ways, and it needs repeating! Let’s examine the statement above. First, the reason why I say this is because I hear the following from students: “If I let go of my anger or fear, won’t people be able to attack me?” “If I let go of […]


Dedication on the Path


Some time ago, a student asked what I thought about taking a bunch of seminars and trainings. Well, as the owner of a training company, my answer is yes! They are great! And I would ask, “Do you have a path of your own or are you looking for one?” You see, when I go […]