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About me

"What Nicole has added to me cannot be measured"
                                                            Ian Prosser, HM Chief Inspector of Railways

Ian is just one of the many people Nicole has helped to achieve things in life they didn't think were possible. Nicole is a life and business coach who works with individuals and couples who wish to create happier, more successful lives, or who are facing challenges and want to overcome them.


Tel: 07900 904465

Nicole's approach

Nicole is trained and qualified in advanced coaching skills, NLP, relationship awareness theory, business management, counseling skills and has a Masters in Coaching and Behavioural Change.

Her highly successful approach combines the best traditional coaching methods ,- helping you to create powerful and meaningful goals and develop and execute clear strategies to achieve them - with leading edge coaching technologies. She is an expert in behavioral change and provides you with tools and techniques that are used in sports psychology to enable you to overcome the biggest of challenges and create the beliefs, habits and capabilities that can transform your life.

Areas of expertise

  • Business coaching - Business strategy, leadership, high level influencing skills, presentation and public speaking, personal brand, sales management, business planning, team building.
  • Personal development - life goals, realising personal potential, motivation, confidence, life decisions, career development, overcoming life challenges.
  • Career Development - Career goals, career planning, confidence building, networking and influencing, personal development, career progression.
  • Relationships & marriage guidance - relationship problems, mediation, pre-marital coaching, creating fulfilling relationships
  • Health - depression, stress, energy, fitness, healthy mind body and spirit
  • Retirement - creating a fulfilling retirement,retirement options and possibilities, retirement plans

About Nicole

"Thank you for taking the time to visit my profile. A little more about me..........I have a passion for helping individuals and couples realise their true potential in life. Over a period of 15 years I have built up over 4,000 hours of coaching experience.

To me life is about learning and using that learning to help others grow and flourish. In addition to my ongoing studies, qualifications and professional development, coaching so many people has provided me with an abundance of insight and experience that I can pass on to my current clients. Together we can really make a difference to your life!"

Training, qualifications & experience

Nicole was one of the pioneers of coaching and has over 15 years experience coaching high profile business executives, individuals and couples from all walks of life. Training and qualifications include:

  • Full Member of the Association for Coaching
  • Master of Arts - Coaching and (Behavioural) Change Management
  • SDI Licenced Practitioner – (Relationship Awareness Theory)
  • NLP trained to Master Practitioner level
  • Diploma in Management Studies        
  • Advanced Counselling Skills

Member organisations


Association for Coaching (AC)

The Association for Coaching is one of the leading professional bodies for Coaches and Organisations.

The Association is made up of a number of different membership categories, e.g. Associate Member (AMAC), Member (MAC), Accredited Member (AC Accred), with the different categories standing for different levels of training and experience. Accredited Members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.

The Association has a Code of Ethics & Good Practice and a Complaints Procedure.

Other areas of coaching I deal with

Marriage and Relationship Coaching
Executive Coaching
Coaching young people


Additional information

Fees are £69 per hour in Teddington and £75 per hour in Knightsbridge

There are two venue options, our premises in Knightsbridge or, our luxury boat on the Thames at Teddington lock.

A little bit like going in holiday, the more you can get away from your own environment and be around nature, the more your mind can relax and focus.

You can see more at There is no extra cost for this option.

Further information

Feedback from people and couples Nicole has coached


"I first met Nicole in 1987; she has been a wonderful sounding board, a great inspiration and is a fantastically balanced lady. Her understanding of family and business is awesome. Nicole is a constant support to me, I can trust her, cry with her, laugh with her and know that she never judges me. I would recommend Nicole to any man or woman who would like to change their habits, grow their lives and become happier and more successful in their lives" Penny Power OBE - Founder of Digital Youth Academy

"I recently had the honour and pleasure of coaching with Nicole and I benefited tremendously. Nicole is very gentle, personal and generous, yet right to the point in her approach which is backed by a great depth of experience and insight. Learning this way is very easy! I'm more effective every day; many, many thanks indeed!" Dr Tim Stucke -  Chief Executive of Aeye Technologies

"Coaching with Nicole has provided me with a renewed sense of purpose and direction, and the confidence to achieve what I want from both work and life". Rachel Stretton - Senior Vice President, London Underground

"Nicole is an amazingly thoughtful and innovative person. She has surpassed all my expectations. Thank you Nicole, you have been brilliant" Justin Lusty - Author of 'Woman's Guide to Starting Your Own Business'

"Nicole has a beautiful spirit, is truly inspirational and dedicated to her clients' needs.  Her immense experience in both the personal and business field enables her to fully connect to and empathise with her clients enabling them to shine on the inside and on the outside, just like Nicole herself.  Thanks Nicole, you are the best." Tana McMeechan - EFT Coach

"Someone special who always seems to be there to listen, her heart feels and links to others' emotion, some of whom are in quite a commotion, her thoughts and care turn them to elation." Ian Prosser, Ian Prosser, HM Chief Inspector of Railways

Feedback from some couples

(Please note that these are extracts from emails received and names have been changed for confidentiality purposes)

" Suprisingly we have worked things out and are now happily back together again. Also,  the good news is, we are engaged! Our relationship is real and tangible now. The engagement came from a big growth on both our parts. Thank you so much for your time and your efforts Nicole. It has impacted our lives tremendously. " Michael and Jennifer

"Our sessions with Nicole have changed our lives in ways we couldn't believe"
Monique and Pasquale

" Even had it (the relationship) not worked out., my life and ability to approach relationships with those around me has been forever changed.  Thank you so much Nicole, . Our sessions have changed my life in ways I couldn't believe." Emily  (Emiy and Peter)

Knightsbridge, London, SW7

Teddington, Middx, TW11 8BG

Type of session

In person