Lion Goodman

Lion Goodman is co-founder of Luminary Leadership Institute, an accelerated initiatory program for leaders of businesses and organizations. He helps high-achieving individuals, executives and business owners discover their true purpose, live into their highest virtues, and fully manifest their own unique and extraordinary life.

Lion is the creator of The BeliefCloset® Process, a methodology for permanently transforming beliefs at the core of the psyche. He has taught this methodology to hundreds of coaches, therapists and healers around the world.

For 25 years, Lion was an executive search consultant and executive coach. He founded The Goodman Group in 1984, which recruited and coached senior executives for more than 250 high-tech companies, from early stage start-ups to Fortune 500 corporations.

Lion has studied and practiced psychology, philosophy, spirituality, and the principles of success for more than 40 years. In 1975, he was granted one of the world’s first Bachelor’s degrees in Consciousness Studies.

He is the author of four books: Transform Your Beliefs – Unleash Your Magnificence; Creating On Purpose: The Spiritual Technology of Manifestation; Menlightenment – A Book for Awakening Men; and The Heart of Healing with Deepak Chopra, Dean Ornish, and others.

Lion is a co-founder of The Tribe of Men, an initiatory program for men in Northern California. He served as Director of Men’s Programs for The Shift Network, an international education corporation, where he produced the Ultimate Men’s Summit, a ten-day telesummit with more than 20,000 participants. He also produced and directed the Shift Men’s Initiation, which drew men’s leaders from 12 countries.

He resides in the San Francisco Bay Area, but considers himself to be a world citizen. For more information, visit and

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If you want to change yourself, your relationships, your circumstances, or the world, begin by changing your beliefs.

Your Beliefs Can Save Your Life!

When I was 26 years old, a man pointed a gun at my head and shot me four times. I responded with love and compassion, and so today I am alive and well. Had I reacted differently, I would have died that night. What happened? My search for answers has led me to great heights and great depths. I have explored one marvelous topic my whole life: Consciousness. It has kept me fascinated and entertained for decades. When you use awareness to examine awareness, things get slippery. It’s like standing between opposing mirrors and seeing an infinite array of selves… Read more.