Verbal Aikido by James MacNeil is a life-transforming, one-of-a-kind advanced communications skills philosophy and experientially-delivered educational program that uniquely links emotional intelligence with the powerful non-adversarial philosophy of the Japanese martial art, Aikido.

Use Verbal Aikido training to:

  • Improve your personal relationships
  • Enjoy greater inner peace
  • Become more persuasive
  • Be better understood
  • Increase your business performance
  • Drive higher sales revenue
  • Change corporate culture
  • Realize better customer satisfaction

Take the first step on your journey to mastering Verbal Aikido:

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James MacNeil is a Communications Coach, Consultant, Trainer and author of the upcoming books “Verbal Aikido” and “The Guru Builder.” He is one of the world’s most sought after speakers having addressed over 1600 live audiences and sharing the stage with mega-brands such as Anthony Robbins, Rudy Giuliani, Les Brown, Steve Forbes, Robert Allen, Larry King, T. Harv Eker and Sir Richard Branson. He has dedicated more than 20 years to helping individuals achieve their potential.


“James MacNeil is a voice of change. He teaches you how to tap into the greatness within you. I highly recommend him. He’s got the goods!”

Les Brown
International Speaker