Strategic leadership advisor | Best-selling author | World-class presenter | Coach | Innovator | Connector

Dobbo has spent twenty-five years in the trenches alongside CEOs, world champion athletes, innovators, and pioneers. His clients are elite performers from every sphere – true outliers.

CEOs seek out Mark when they need to bypass the ‘yes men’ and cut through the rhetoric, crystallizing elegant strategy to improve their people and the bottom line.

Athletes come to Dobbo for his ability to maintain their edge when they’re winning and guide them when the path to victory seems insurmountable.

Evidence of his craft, athletes under Mark’s guidance have won medals in three Olympics, two Winter X Games, multiple World Championships, and have broken seven World Records.

His corporate clients such as NAB, Energy Australia, Finstra, MotorOne, FleetPartners and braaap Motorcycles have seen company-wide improvements in efficiency, morale and results. While the Early College Mark was a founding member of in New York City, which fast tracked students by two academic years, was praised by former President Barack Obama for it’s educational innovation. Mark truly understands elite communities and what it takes to create them.

“Mark has a clear understanding of the mind-set that is required in order to gain the edge needed for optimal performance.”
Ian Pope – Australian Olympic Swimming Coach

With a toolkit of strategies as applicable to the boardroom as to the starting blocks, Mark has become one of Australia’s preeminent trend-spotters for success, and a go-to strategist for anyone serious about fulfilling their ambition.

It is the breadth of his experience, and the people he has met along the way, that have made Dobbo one of the country’s most sought-after speakers for personal and organisational improvement.

Dobbo’s 7 Conversations That Liberate Talent™ have been proven to ignite personal and professional growth immediately, in any setting. They are perfect for businesses and individuals that are:

– Moving into uncharted territory
– Serious about achieving growth
– Ready to be a legitimate player
– Willing to risk failure to win.

With Dobbo, success is only a conversation away.

Mark Dobson

“Dobbo was pivotal in growing us 300% above the industry growth rate and becoming Australian specialised retailer of the year. He is a gold mine of strategy and insights, collected from all the incredible people he has worked with. Gold!”

Brad Smith – CEO braaap Motorcycles

Mastering Time
7 Conversations for Change
Leading Team & Culture
MARK ON HOW TALENT WORKS
ELITES COMMENT ON MARK’S WORK
PART OF MARK’S TEDX TALK
MARK ON ADVISING MATT TARGETT
 MARK ON CULTURE
MARK ON TIME & PERFORMANCE

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You may not have heard of Mark, but you will know those he has personally advised

CHAMPION ATHLETES & COACHES

»      Matt Targett – World Champion Swimmer
»      Marieka Guehrer – 2 x World Record Holder
»      Christie Jenkins – Trampoline & Beach Volleyball
»      Colby West – 3 times Winter XGames Medallist
»      Kate Smyth – Olympic Runner
»      Gary Ayers – Port Melbourne FC (Played the perfect season)
»      Victoria Mitchell – Olympic Runner
»      Tansel Ali – Memorised the Yellow Pages
»      Grant Hackett – World Champion Swimmer
»      Kathryn O’Shea – Australian Mountain Bike Champion
»      Ian Pope – Australian Olympic Swimming Coach
»      Corey McKernan – AFL Premiership Player
»      Laetisha Scanlan – Shooter, Commonwealth Games Gold Medalist
»      Kobie Scott – Swimmer, 5 x World Record Holder
»      Ryan Tuerck – Drift Car Driver, USA, 10 Podiums

COMPANIES & LEADERS

»      Bayer
»      National Australia Bank
»      braaap Motorcycles
»      Cancer Council
»      F&S Management
»      Fleet Partners
»      Bard High School Early College NYC
»      Forstaff Recruitment
»      Envisian – Cloud Computing
»      Incremental Systems
»      NRMA
»      Outward Bound
»      P&O
»      Snowgum
»      Sybase
»      Telstra
»      Toyota
»      The Practice
»      MotorOne

Brad Smith

Brad Smith – braaap Motorcycles

Colby James West

Colby James West – XGames Medalist

Matt Targett

Matt Targett – Olympic Swimmer

Tansel Ali

Tansel Ali – Memory Champion

“Mark taught me not only how to compete but how to dominate in competition.”

Tansel Ali – Australian Memory Champion

ELITES INTERVIEWED ON MARK’S WORK

BRAD SMITH ON MARK & LEADERSHIP
COLBY JAMES WEST ON MARK & COACHING
ANANDA SUBBIAH ON MARK IN THE BOARDROOM

Some helpful things to know about Mark

• Coaches a small group of elite mortgage brokers for Plan Australia
• Connects a network of elite entrepreneurs through quarterly functions
• All presentations are customised to the clients brief
• Will happily take questions and workshop problems on stage
• Very comfortable with negative or hostile audiences
• Has already impacted over one million people
• Was mentored by billionaire Bob Toll
• Has two best selling books
• Has done stand up comedy in New York City
• Was shot at in a tribal war and leapt from a sinking raft in a hurricane
• Will fit in like a glove
• The one presenter the event organiser doesn’t worry about.

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Dobbo is the game-changer you have been looking for!

“Mark had the respect of the playing group because of not only recounting stories of his own upbringing which was easily identifiable by my group but also his work with world class athletes.”

Gary Ayres5 x AFL Premiership player – Mark worked with Gary’s players before they played the perfect season. Zero losses.

“I medaled twice at the XGames with Mark as my coach. It was just awesome!”

Colby James WestWinter XGames Medalist (USA)

“Mark has been instrumental in my development as a leader and assisting me to navigate through the many challenges faced in my varied roles.”

Jason CunninghamPartner at The Practice

“More than a thousand have climbed Everest, very few can do what Mark Dobson does. He is a master of innovation.”

Matt TargettOlympic Medalist