Don't Flinch

The 6 1/2 Lessons a Starving Actor can Teach Your Organization.

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In Los Angeles Jack Stahlmann succeeded in acting, producing… and waiting tables.

Along the way he learned six-and-a-half valuable lessons that translate to success in any walk of life. As a Screen Actors Guild member and an established film producer, Jack spins funny and charming stories about his failed auditions, hoodwinking Arnold Schwarzenegger and the "intangible it" that creates a movie star.

In his customized keynote presentations and breakout sessions, Jack teaches what he learned the hard way in Hollywood and how those lessons can be applied to your organization, ensuring that your team has real-world takeaways to use well after the speech is over.

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  • Jack's message was perfect!
    Richard Davis
  • Each year we have new staff and volunteers that must be able to engage audiences with their presentation skills and Jack delivers exactly what we need to get them there! 
    Science Museum of MN
    Tara Uppman
    Director of Development Operations Science Museum of MN
  • Professional communicators are a dime a dozen; Jack Stahlmann is a rare egg worth well more than the other dozen. He's got the intangible "it" factor.
    Internal Communications
    Andy Hokenson
    Sr. Specialist Internal Communications
  • Excellent! Jack is wonderful--in my opinion the best speaker we've ever had.
    BAE Systems Minneapolis
    Debra Parsons
    Communication Manager BAE Systems Minneapolis