Shay McConnon is a psychologist, an author and the founder of McConnon International, a Training and Consultancy group that specialises in creating winning relationships in the workplace. McConnon International is best known for its highly acclaimed An Even Better Place to Work, an employee engagement solution which has transformed teams in organisations like Siemens, BAE Systems, Emirates, Environment Agency and other leading organisations globally. Because of his innovative work on engagement, Shay has been invited to be a member of the government backed task force on Employee Engagement, headed up by David McLeod. Shay is a regular speaker at conferences, is a Fellow of the Professional Speakers Association and has recently been awarded top speaker by the Academy of Chief Executives and best new speaker by Vistage which is the world's largest organisation for chief executives. He is a member of the Magic Circle and he uses magic to illustrate his key messages in a fun and memorable way.