0845 170 1300 / 07778 934384
Coaching for executives, business owners & senior managers seeking fulfilment in their personal & professional lives. Supervision for independent coaches, group facilitators and organisation development practitioners.
I’m a leadership and management coach, facilitator, supervisor, professional speaker and a catalyst for others to flourish.
With almost three decades of experience in understanding what makes people and teams tick, I work with pioneering leaders who want to create exciting, vibrant and nurturing environments where people and results thrive together. I share insights, practices and tools from my work as a triply qualified executive coach, therapist, and supervisor so that you and others can achieve their personal and professional visions.
I have 19,000 coaching hours experience & hundreds of success stories in coaching and will offer you time to think, space for inspiration and together we can deliver results. I have a deep and wide understanding of corporate life and the challenges that you're likely to be facing on a daily basis, the good, the bad and the ugly! I bring this understanding and experience to help you to become much more satisfied and productive in your working and personal lives.
The sessions are thought provoking and creative processes through which you can maximize your potential and achieve your goals. All my work is underpinned by the Thinking Environment, which believes that the quality of everything that people do depends on the thinking they do first, so I create conditions in which you can think brilliantly. I support this with more traditional coaching techniques and tools when doing so will help you to make progress.
If you want to make significant shifts in your life, I believe I can help.
I see private clients and supervise coaches at private rooms in Aylesbury and see organisationally funded clients anywhere in the South East / London either at their place of work or at hired meeting rooms.
Here's what some of my clients say:
“I met Linda at a pivotal time in my career, she helped see the world from a different place and I can confidently say that her targeted yet adaptable approach helped me through some of the toughest professional and personal decisions I have faced. I have continued to work with her to help develop my teams and try to continue to use some of the wisdom she has imparted. I have known her for many years now, and still each time I interact with her, I learn something new." Liz, VP of Enterprise Data Platforms, Expedia
“Linda is a highly skilled and intuitive coach and facilitator who has a wonderful ability to bring a group together, develop a powerful sense of team and galvanise great decision making and action. I could not recommend her highly enough.” Ewan, CEO at Gofal
"Linda is inspiring. Every time I have a coaching session I come away buzzing with ideas even when I have started the session "knowing" that there are no solutions. Linda is encouraging, motivating, supportive and fun. Her Time to Think courses have transformed the way I think and how I help others to think. I can thoroughly recommend her". Anneke, Engineering Director, Moogsoft
“I've worked with Linda at two companies; time spent with her gives you a chance to think through an approach to problems, and you leave having developed some concrete ideas as to what to change. She’s had a great impact both on my own and my team’s career development." Nigel, MD of TravelSupermarket.com
Training, qualifications & experience
- Time to Think - Global Faculty
- Certified Thinking Partner, Time to Think Coach. Time to Think Facilitator and Time to Think Consultant
- BACP Registered Accredited Psychotherapist (British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy)
- APECS Accredited Executive Coach and Coach Supervisor (Association for Professional Executive Coaching & Supervision)
- AC Accredited Coach (Association for Coaching)
- Diploma in Integrative Supervision of Groups and Individuals
- Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling
- MA in Strategic Human Resource Management.
- Awarded Fellow of BACP and founding Chair of BACP Coaching, its Coaching Division
- President of AICTP - The Association of Integrative Coach-Therapist Professionals.
I can use various assessments and tools to help my clients to deepen their insight when they wish. These include Talent Dynamics, MBTI ( Myers Briggs Type Inventory), SDI (Strength Deployment Inventory) and a range of Psychometric assessment tools (I'm BPS Level A & B qualified).
I'm also very experienced in gathering 360 feedback for my clients (ie feedback from their colleagues - sounds daunting but it's very worthwhile!) and have a range of tools I can use here.
Areas of coaching I deal with
Other areas of coaching I deal with
Leadership Team Coaching
Talent Dynamics Performance Consulting
Management development Programmes
1:1 Vision Days
Privately funded clients:
I offer you an initial no charge one hour consultation in person at my Aylesbury rooms, or via Zoom/Skype or telephone. Thereafter coaching programmes are usually for 6 sessions of 1.5-2 hours over 4-5 months, and include intersession phone / email support, reading, assessment tools and feedback exercises. Programme fees are negotiable - please contact me to discuss your unique situation and needs.
I also offer a unique Thinking Dynamics™ Vision Day for senior leaders, business founders and co-founders - see www.coachingforleaders.co.uk/thinking-dynamics/
Corporately funded clients
As above, plus I can come to your place of work or meet you in London.
I also offer coaching and supervision to coaches.
Paymentand & cancellations
I accept payment by bank transfer, cheque, cash or credit card (card transaction charges apply). Fees are payable for sessions missed, cancelled or postponed with less than 48 hours' notice.
Corporate clients - please contact me to discuss rates and programmes.
I have worked with a number of senior women and helped them to overcome many of the challenges faced in their professional and personal lives. I was for many years a Coach on the ICAEW Women in Leadership Programme. I am a preferred supplier of executive coaching to leading organisations including the BBC, Discovery Networks, Hotels.com, Expedia, the Church of England, and I also work with numerous SMEs and Charities.
I have been (since 2013) chair of the 50- strong panel of executive coaches at the New Entrepreneurs Foundation that I have recruited to coach young entrepreneurs, probono.
I have a number of recommendations on my Linked In profile - please visit there for more details.
Type of session
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I offer you flexibility - from early morning through to early evening sessions, and some weekends, in person or by Skype / Zoom or phone.