Wendy Smith, Career Consultant, Life Coach and Business Coach
0208 1239146 / 07867 681439
I am a career consultant, life coach and business coach. Whether you are looking to develop your career/business, looking for a job or want to work on your personal development, I can help. I will work with you to transform your approach, increase both your confidence and your competence and help you to make rapid and effective changes. And recognising these are challenging times, I am an affordable.
I am an experienced career consultant ready to work with you at all stages in your career.
I provide a professional, one-to-one, coaching service with empathy and flexibility. This gives you confidential ‘thinking space’ in which to work on issues and make plans. The aim is to ensure you have plans you believe will help you overcome obstacles and achieve a successful and happy outcome.
A qualified, experienced coach, I help clients feel motivated and confident finding direction and improving the quality of their life overall. They go on to be successful at work and feel happy at home.
For job seekers my coaching service can provide support through the whole job search process including CV review and interview preparation.
Here are a few quotes from my clients.
“… made me feel thoroughly comfortable discussing difficult issues and her positive attitude gave my confidence a much needed boost.” P. M.
“… encouraged me to remain positive and upbeat. She has reawakened my confidence and lit a spark under my creativity.” D.M.
“…very helpful and considerate … not lacking a sense of humour and I would unreservedly recommend her.” T.S.
Why not take advantage of my free half-hour taster coaching session by phone or Skype to start work on your issues. I hope you will get in touch.
If you would like more information please email email@example.com or ring me on 07867681439. If you are outside the UK ring 44 7867681439
Training, qualifications & experience
Wendy has worked in the both the public and private sectors as a general manager, project/programme manager, H.R. manager and consultant. She has experience of business start-up and supporting people starting their own businesses.
Her HR experience includes recruiting staff. This meant developing job descriptions and person specifications, advertising roles, shortlisting, interviewing (including running and taking part in assessment centres) and selecting candidates.
Her business experience includes managing start-ups (alone and in partnership) and business change. As a manager she has managed small elite teams as well as large groups of staff.
She holds an Advanced Diploma in Life Coaching with Distinction. This was an accredited course with 240 hours of study. Study topics included; building an effective coach-client relationship, identifying problems and strengths, motivating clients, understanding the past, goal-setting, changing belief systems, achieving life change, supporting the client, Cognitive Behavioural Coaching, NLP.
She is also a graduate of the Confidence Coaching Graduate Training Program - an International Coach Federation approved course
Wendy holds a certificate in Mindfulness for Well-being and Peak Performance from Monash University and a certificate from the University of California, Berkeley in the Science of Happiness (GG101x: The Science of Happiness)
She is a member of the Association for Coaching and The Institute of Consulting, as well as being a Common Purpose Graduate and trained by Kinsley Lord (now part of Towers Watson) in the Management of Change.
She started her professional life as a State Registered Nurse and lives in London. In her spare time she writes poetry and is addicted to on-line study. Wendy loves to learn.
Advanced Diploma in Life Coaching with Distinction
Accredited course. 240 hours of study: Study topics included: building an effective coach-client relationship, identifying problems and strengths, motivating clients, understanding the past, goal-setting, changing belief systems, achieving life change, supporting the client, Cognitive Behavioural Coaching, NLP
Confidence Coaching Graduate Training Program - Certificate - ICF approved Confidence coaching course
Mindfulness for Well-being and Peak Performance - Certificate - Monash University
GG101x: The Science of Happiness - Cerificate - BerkeleyX, on-line learning intiative from the University of California, Berkeley
Qualified coach, member Association for Coaching and The Institute of Consulting
Common Purpose Graduate
State Registered Nurse
Trained in Change Management
Areas of coaching I deal with
Other areas of coaching I deal with
Project and Task Management
Managing difficult colleagues (including the boss)
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A first half-hour taster session is free. Full coaching sessions (usually 60 minutes by phone or Skype) are £35.00. Face to face sessions are £50.00 Concessions are available, so please don't let financial constraints put you off talking to me. Coaching packages are available - for details, see website: WiseWolf Life and Career Coaching
Email me firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 07867681439 to find out more
Telephone coaching and coaching by Skype mean Wendy can be available to fit in with your schedule in the evening and at weekends and there is no extra charge for this.
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I am very happy to talk to clients in the evening and at weekends