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What keeps us mentally resilient?

I’ve been reflecting a lot lately on my career and what’s helped me get through some difficult periods. A recent interview for a LinkedIn Live got me thinking more deeply about what keeps us all strong, and specifically how I deal with challenges, change and setbacks. I still remember getting my first Saturday job [...]

By |2021-03-14T14:29:17+00:00March 14th, 2021|Coaching, Health & Wellbeing, News|

LinkedIn Live video

See the LinkedIn Live Video filmed on the 12th March where I talk about how skillslocal was established and my top tips for running a successful business.

By |2021-03-15T17:29:08+00:00March 13th, 2021|Coaching, Health & Wellbeing, News|

New Accreditations for skillslocal

Delighted to have completed the training to deliver a number of the the BeTalent products.  This certification is for the Strengths certified training programme. The BeTalent Strengths model is based on existing research of leading Strengths models, from which 30 Strengths were identified and validated. Using a norm group of 3000 global managers and professionals, [...]

By |2021-01-29T11:24:54+00:00January 19th, 2021|Business Support, News|

Peer Network Update

There’s still time to book one of the places on the fully funded peer networks being offered. If you’re a retail, tourism or hospitality business in Derbyshire or Nottinghamshire and looking for some inspiration to help you through the next few months then the peer networks could be just what you need.  Call, email or [...]

By |2021-01-29T11:24:54+00:00January 11th, 2021|Business Support, Coaching, News|

Peer Networks

Calling all Retailers and Tourism and Hospitality Businesses in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire! Find out how you can benefit from the D2N2 Growth Hub fully funded Peer Networks and get the support to help you through the next few months Peer networks bring together like minded businesses to gain knowledge and share experiences. You will be [...]

By |2021-01-29T11:24:54+00:00January 8th, 2021|Business Support, Coaching, News|

Happy New Year

I can’t lie, 2020 has been a rollercoaster of a year, lots of ups and downs, plans cancelled and not seeing family and friends has been tough on all of us. Even so, there’s still lots to be grateful for. I spent my lockdown time learning new skills, updating my knowledge and trying to give [...]

By |2021-01-29T11:24:54+00:00January 1st, 2021|News|

Happy Christmas

I wanted to take this opportunity to thank everyone I have had the opportunity to work with and support during this very challenging year. It’s clearly been a year that’s tested our resilience! There’s been a lot going on at skillslocal and I’m looking forward to launching some new programmes in the New Year which [...]

By |2021-01-09T12:54:52+00:00December 24th, 2020|News|

Selected to deliver Peer Networks

I am delighted to have been selected as one of the facilitators delivering the new national Peer Network programme being managed by D2N2 Growth Hub in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. If you are an SME looking for inspiration and an amazing support network, and would like to learn how these new networks might help you and [...]

By |2021-01-29T11:24:55+00:00December 22nd, 2020|Business Support, Coaching, News|

Coaching Credential Achieved!

Delighted to have recieved this today, it's been hard work but so worthwhile. Thank you to everyone involved, to all my OL1 friends and colleagues and all of the excellent tutors @BarefootCoachingLtd who made this possible. I'm buzzing...

By |2021-01-10T13:45:42+00:00December 7th, 2020|Coaching, News|

My big birthday

I had a very quiet big birthday last week and can’t deny that I was feeling a little cheated. Everything I’d organised, cancelled, twice over! My main consolation was to delay until next year and stay 49 another year longer! Well last night I had the most wonderful surprise from the nicest guys I’ve ever [...]

By |2021-01-29T11:24:55+00:00November 30th, 2020|Coaching, News|

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