some of our clients:
  • Johnson and Johnson
  • YPO
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • US Army
  • Air New Zealand
  • WB
  • Red Bull
  • Frito Lay
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Delta Airlines
  • bp

About Us is a division of The World Academy of Personal Development Inc., Los Angeles, California (founded in 1985). CLICK below to learn about us, our mission, our contributions, and our Optimal Thinking team.

who we are

We are the global authority in Optimal Thinking and the world’s premiere personal and professional optimization company.

Dr. Rosalene Glickman

Meet the preeminent CEO/executive coach, international best-selling author of Optimal Thinking, and founder of


Meet our expert team leaders.

Our clients

We work within large corporations, government and educational institutions, not-for-profit organizations, mid-sized and small businesses, and with private individuals.

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Press releases, Rosalene Glickman’s interview schedule, interview questions and more.

certification programs

Feel free to review our two certification training programs to decide which is most appropriate for you.

We are all Optimal Thinkers. Some of us use Optimal Thinking from time to time, others use it more frequently, but most people use it randomly. We are thrilled to make available Optimal Thinking resources and case studies to empower you to use this peak form of thinking consistently to optimize your personal development and business performance.