Testimonials

Below are some testimonials from some of my valued clients. (Client List)
“We have found John to be an excellent group facilitator, keeping us focussed on the key issues and encouraging lively strategic debate.  My mentoring sessions with John are both supportive and challenging. As a result I feel I am a better manager, and lead and plan more effectively. “ Gill Geddes, Chief Executive, Volunteer Centre Derbyshire Dales.
"John was perceptive and imaginative. He developed productive client relationships, all of whom rated him as excellent." Helen Lidgett, Deputy CEO., Rural Action Derbyshire.
“John has proved most helpful in challenging our preconceived notions and assisting us to look at alternatives. John’s work with us has been superb.” Tony Okotie, CEO., Tameside 3rd Sector Coalition.
“John is naturally understanding, caring and professional, and I found the work in the group extremely helpful and rewarding.” Jayne Horton, Chief Officer, Warrington Disability Partnership.
“John is a very thoughtful facilitator, understanding the needs of his participants at every stage of the journey." Jasvinder Parmar, One East Midlands.
“John’s approach and gentle manner encouraged full participation which enabled us to quickly build trust and confidence amongst the group.” Jennifer Harvey, Action Homeless.
"John has the ability to illuminate a situation whilst standing back to allow you to make your own decisions based on your own inner wisdom. In the creation of a study group, John's help was invaluable. He has awareness of the psychological and spiritual dynamics of a group and shares his wisdom and understanding without reservation." Rachel, Theologian.
"As a person experiencing the effects of stress and suffering from a lack of self-confidence, I sought guidance in order to be able to better cope with the pressures of everyday life and to identify a means of attaining my personal and professional objectives. John has brought clarity, common sense, intuition and a nurturing attitude to my problems and I am deeply grateful to him." Amanda, East Midlands.
“I found John’s skills, knowledge and empathy for the sector to be excellent. I found the whole experience to be stimulating and thought provoking.” Philip Longworth, Chief Executive, Age Concern Mid Mersey.
"John is an innovative, creative and inspirational Consultant Facilitator who demands high input from those he works with, enabling individual ownership, flexible solution finding and supportive challenge." Karen Higham, Senior Manager.
"I felt very happy about John's enabling of the Leadership Forum, which, in my view, has been exceptional." Reverend Stephen Kingsnorth.
"John has shown himself to be adaptable, committed and enthusiastic. He is adept at getting over complex messages to a wide range of audiences." Bob Keech, The Countryside Agency.