Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search

 


"Wolf of Wall Street" Heads To New Zealand

"Wolf of Wall Street" Heads To New Zealand

March 19, 2013 – Media release - Fresh off the set from the cinematic adaptation of his international best-selling memoir, The Wolf of Wall Street, Jordan Belfort is heading to New Zealand to deliver a one-day only boot camp on his world-famous Straight Line Sales and Persuasion System, May 17.

Jordan Belfort’s Straight Line system is swimming in testimonials from global business leaders, with Belfort himself hailed as a “motivator without peer“ by Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio. DiCaprio plays Belfort in the upcoming film, The Wolf of Wall Street, slated for cinematic release in November of this year.

“Working with DiCaprio and director Martin Scorsese has been a truly amazing experience,” said Belfort from his home in Los Angeles. “Leo really nailed the role, especially some of the sales training speeches, which we worked on together for literally dozens upon dozens of hours, until he got them just right. His commitment to excellence is unparalleled. But now I’m hungry to get back to work.”

The books and film tell a cautionary tale of Belfort’s life, which he says he’s fortunate enough to get a second shot at. He says he now takes master classes in teaching anyone in sales how to close deals ethically and effectively. It’s a story he believes Kiwi audiences will appreciate most. “Kiwis get it that one way or another you will always find your own limits and have to work through them and then hopefully you’ll come out better and more humble than you were before.”

Belfort says for the first time he has combined advanced techniques in behavioural psychology and neuroscience with his Straight Line sales technique, to create a one-day boot camp that salespeople can really get their teeth into.

“The Straight Line System has been incredibly successful all over the world, in industries, and, if you’ve read my books or, certainly when you see the film, you’ll know that you can close any deal that’s closable with this system. I’m really looking forward to getting down to New Zealand to do what I do best—working with salespeople and entrepreneurs to help them raise the level of their games in a very big way.”

Belfort says that he’s only given one public talk in New Zealand before- and that was some years ago – so he’s excited to return.

Tickets for Jordan Belfort’s Straight Line tour are on sale now at http://newzealand.jordanbelfort.com

What: Jordan Belfort’s Straight Line tour

Where: Auckland Town Hall

When: Friday May 17, 2013

Web details to buy tickets: http://newzealand.jordanbelfort.com
ends

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 

With Hunters & Collectors: The Rolling Stones Announce New Auckland Date

It’s the news New Zealand has been waiting for. The Rolling Stones today confirmed the rescheduled dates and venues for both the Australian and New Zealand legs of their highly anticipated ’14 On Fire’ tour. Now, Frontier Touring is also delighted ... More>>

ALSO:

Flying Things: Conchords, Pretties Help BATS Fly Home

The launch of BATS theatre’s fundraising campaign has taken off – with a bit of help from their friends. And with friends like theirs… An event last night hosted by Te Radar at Wellington’s latest waterfront venue, Shed 6, featured Fly My Pretties and, in a dream-come-true scenario, Flight of the Conchords. More>>

ALSO:

Environment: Zoo’s Own Wētā Workshop Produces Rare Giants For Release

Following unprecedented breeding and rearing success, Auckland Zoo is today releasing 150 of New Zealand’s largest giant wētā, the wētā punga, onto pest-free Motuora Island in the Hauraki Gulf. A further 150 will be released onto Tiritiri Matangi next month. More>>

Girls On Film: Divergent Hits The Big Screen

n January, Catching Fire (the second film in the Hunger Games series) not only became the biggest US box office success of 2013 : it also became the first film starring a female actor (ie. Jennifer Lawrence) to top the annual domestic earnings chart since The Exorcist, 40 years ago. More>>

ALSO:

Wellington.Scoop: No Travel Sanctions For Russian Billionaire’s Superyacht

On the same day that New Zealand announced travel sanctions against selected Russians, a Russian billionaire’s superyacht berthed in Wellington Harbour. More>>

ALSO:

Mental Health: UC Researchers Believe Robots Can Persuade People To Conform

A team of University of Canterbury (UC) researchers and scientists believe robots can persuade people to conform through group pressure... ``Our results showed that robots can induce conformity but to a significantly lesser degree than humans." More>>

NZ On Air: Local Content Holds Steady At 32% Of Television Schedules

Since 1989 NZ On Air has measured local free-to-air television content. The report compares the schedules of the six national free-to-air channels, to observe trends and changes in the local content landscape. More>>

Arts Fest: 2014 New Zealand Festival A Spectacular Celebration

The New Zealand Festival welcomed the world to Wellington over 24 days (21 Feb – 16 Mar) of arts events across the city. “[current figures show] slight increase on the 110,000 tickets issued in 2012. It’s a great result.” More>>

Opera: Happy 70th Birthday Dame Kiri Te Kanawa

Our first lady of song who “feels more like at 15 year old” will celebrate her significant birthday on stage at Covent Garden tomorrow night (Friday morning NZT), performing in the Royal Opera House’s production of La fille du régiment (The Daughter of the Regiment) as La Duchess de Crackentorp. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 

LATEST HEADLINES

 
 
 
 
Culture
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news