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  How’s your Memory? Most people reply, “Not as good as it used to be!” As working Magicians it’s really important to keep our Memory Skills ultra sharp. Think for a moment what it would be like if your skills were 10% – 20% better!   # You would remember the Names # New powerful [...]

What can the World’s Best Investor Teach Us? I’ve been fascinated with the stock market for as long as I’ve known about it. I ran a “dummy portfolio” competition against classmates when I was at school and since then, when I was finally able to, bought a few stocks on my own whenever I had [...]

Mentalism Secrets! Of all the Mystery Arts, Mentalism is probably the one who guards their Secrets the closest. Though there are hundreds of books full of Mentalism Secrets, many of these are highly sought after Limited Editions. In this article we explore some of the hardest to obtain and get some Inside Secrets from 6 [...]

  Note from Timothy Hyde I was working on an article for VANISH Magazine on Podcasting and contacted Scott Wells from the long-running MagicWord Podcast. Not only did he provide some excellent tips for anyone thinking of producing one, he provided more than I could possible use in my Ten Little Secrets column. So here [...]

Magicians Convention

I love Magic Conventions. A real chance to mix and mingle with your fellow pros and enthusiasts, see some great shows, learn from the experts and of course get hands on with the latest shiny new products. I can’t even guess how many I’ve attended around the world over the years. I do go to [...]

For many magicians, working at Trade Shows is a holy grail. It’s difficult to get into the scene, it’s hard work when you’re there, but the rewards are great. I’ve worked a bunch of Trade Shows over the years but never really pursued it as a market. My bookshelf has a good selection of books [...]

I asked 8 prominent professionals two Questions. 1/ If you were starting out again in your career of Magic, what would you do differently? 2/ What would you do the same? From David Ginn, Children’s magic specialist 1/ Do differently ? PROBABLY NOTHING. I have built my career from kid hobby at age eleven through [...]