Mark is an experienced coach, consultant and facilitator. Most of his experience has been developed in the UK Public Sector and specifically in the National Health Service where he worked for 23 years before moving more recently into the energy sector. Mark has a BSc (Hons) in Health Studies and an MA in Organisational Behaviour & Change Management.
Mark is an Accredited Consciousness Coach® (ACC) and achieved both his Professional Coaching and Consciousness Coaching® Diplomas through the Creative Consciousness International (CCI) Coaching Academy headquartered in Cape Town, South Africa. The CCI Coaching Academy is an International Coach Federation, Approved Coach Training Provider (ACTP).
Mark is also a Licensed NLP Practitioner and was privileged enough to have received his training from the co-founder of Neuro Linguistic Programming, Richard Bandler. For more information on NLP click on www.anlp.org
Mark is currently specialising in providing people with support in developing their careers. This includes helping people with:
Career Strategy and Goals - While some people are satisfied with simply having a job, others who want to have a career and get ahead in life should have a strategy in place. Mark can help you set goals and help you achieve them.
Career Change Options - People who have been in a certain field of work for a long time and are thinking about a change may be helped with career coaching. Switching a career can be scary, but it can also be very rewarding. Knowing about the options available can make the decision easier.
Job Interviews - If you have the skills and talent for a job but don't interview well, you may end up not getting the job. Mark can help with you with developing your confidence and suggest practical tips and techniques that will make the whole interview process a breeze.
Writing a CV - Coming up with a resume or CV is vital for finding and winning the job/career you want. Learning how to prepare a professional yet personal resume can make all the difference. Mark can help you with writing a CV that stands out from the pile of others.
Entering the workforce - It can be quite a change to go from no job to working every day at any age. Teens, young adults, and even some older people who are entering the workplace for the first time may benefit from career coaching to help them make the transition.
Identifying Competencies - Learning to identify abilities and skills that are required for a particular job is an important task. A career coach can help a person learn to identify core competencies so that a perfect fit for the position can be found.
Changing Career Field - Career coaching can help people make the sometime challenging transisiton from working in one field to another