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Who do you trust at work?

Do you trust the people you work with? Can you rely on them to do a good job when you are not there? My clients trust me. They share personal information, they take me into their confidence, they hand over difficult problems for me to solve. It is a humbling...

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The Exhaustion Epidemic

Dr Nick Read, author of Sick and Tired, and a consultant physician and psychotherapist helps people cope with exhaustion. He states: 'People feel they are failing and they fear that others might see that they might be failing. We are terrified that if we don't just...

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Do you know your values?

Successful companies place their values at the core of everything they do. Take IKEA’s Vision “To create a better every day for the many people”. Implicit in this brief statement is IKEAS's commitment to creativity, improvement, and affordability. So, do YOU know your...

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Lead effectively

Collaborate successfully

Enable a strong and purposeful team

“In two days Emma enabled us to work more effectively as a team.

She is straightforward, knowledgeable and suitably challenging – an approach which was appreciated by all of my team.”

 

Sally Holland, Children’s Commissioner for Wales

Lead effectively

Collaborate successfully

Enable a strong and purposeful team

In two days Emma enabled us to work more effectively as a team.

She is straightforward, knowledgeable and suitably challenging – an approach which was appreciated by all of my team.”

Sally Holland, Children’s Commissioner for Wales

“Emma’s skills as a team development facilitator are second to none. She is very focused on getting to the nub of the issue, on challenging the team to address the issue in a positive way, and about identifying very specific outcomes from each sessions, so that the team comes away feeling very clear about how to progress. I don’t think I’ve ever come across a better facilitator; she really is first class.”

Nick Skinner

Team Manager, Adult and Disability Services Rhondda, Cynon Taff

“I went to Emma because I wanted a bespoke management training course for our organisation, and it’s been brilliant.”

Caroline Phipps, Director

Drug Aid

“I would like to formally endorse the quality of work delivered by Emma Falkner, to support the establishment and development of multi-agency substance misuse planning boards at a strategic level in South Wales.”

Conrad Eydmann, Substance Misuse Regional Advisor

Welsh Assembly Government

“Emma as a coach is so thoughtful and challenging - a powerful combination that enables you to really explore your true values and motivations, and find your own strategies to success.”

Sarah Beard, Business Development Director

Maggie’s Centres

“This has been my first experience of action learning and thanks to Emma’s knowledge and skill, together with her personal qualities of energy, enthusiasm and patience, the group gelled from the outset.”

Gareth John, Head of Mental Health & Learning Disabilities

Carmarthenshire County Council

“Emma’s delivery is inspiring and her course is structured to maximize participation and to test and practice understanding.”

Carol Ravenscroft, Director of Finance

Drive

“I can honestly say that this action learning group is the most interesting, stimulating and educational leadership course, since I left medical school”.

Dr. Mohammed Ali MRCPsych, Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist

Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

“Since working with Emma, we have extended our reach as an organisation, we have fun, we collaborate and our carers have been influential and powerful in the decisions that affect their lives”.

Jenny O Hara, CEO

Powys Carers

“Emma’s team development sessions are clear, well-paced, relaxed, inclusive and engaging. Above all Emma’s positivity is infectious.”

Richard Broadway, Locality Director

Drink Wise Age Well

“Emma is a real expert in the field of coaching and her knowledge shines through.”

Aled Davies – Chief Superintendent

Dyfed-Powys Police

I look forward to your newsletters. Since we last saw each other I have now been in my new job for 5 months. Doing exactly what I discussed during my Training. Thank you for making me focus on where I see myself, it definitely worked

Gail Sinclair, Registered Manager – Domiciliary Team Care and Support

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