I work with people from all walks of life and backgrounds. The one thing my clients all have in common is that they're trying to make a change in their lives. Some of them aren't exactly sure what that change is or what they really want, others are sure but don't know where to start. Some have simply got stuck and need a helping hand to get 'unstuck'.
Here are some of the outcomes I coach people to achieve:
- Finding your purpose and direction in life
- Making a succesful job or career change
- Improving your CV and interview technique to get better results
- Deciding what to do after you've been made redundant
- Getting a better work / life balance
- Becoming more self-confident
- Feeling more happy and fulfilled
- Being more productive and effective at work
Testimonials from former clients:
"I can't thank you enough for the support you have given me at such a major crossroads in my career and personal life. Having helped me to identify my intrinsic values and beliefs, your skilful techniques and pragmatic approach have also helped me piece together a picture of the life I want to lead and the steps I might take to achieve that life. I now feel much more focused and relaxed about the next stage in my life and career, and I would highly recommend you as a coach to anyone questioning their future." FP, Leicestershire
"Your enthusiastic, understanding and positive approach helped me refocus and gave me the confidence to pursue a more worthwhile direction in life. As a result, I had the courage to change careers. Your help has definitely improved my quality of life." JJ, Bournemouth
My background? I have over 20 years' experience in the private, public and charity sectors. After university I joined the Royal Air Force as a commissioned officer and air traffic controller. After that my career included NHS senior management, consultancy, charities and the retail sector. I also took a career break to be a volunteer team leader on a three month youth development expedition in South America. I've experienced redundancy and I've changed jobs and careers, including changing sector.
I set up Inspired 4 Life Coaching in 2005 to help people from all walks of life to find or regain their purpose and direction in life, to fulfil their potential and to achieve their personal and career goals. I have a Masters Level Postgraduate Diploma in Executive Coaching and Leadership Mentoring, accredited by the Institute of Leadership & Management. I'm also an Associate Consultant with Bristol Business School. a Trustee on the Board of St Loye's Foundation and a mentor with Mowgli Foundation's international mentoring scheme.