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The place to find out what we are up to and what you might want to know about.    

What's going on in the UK

Showcasing South West businesses

mel rodrigues, Halina Jaroszewska, Ben Mason

Halina Jaroszewska in conversation with Mel Rodrigues, Curator & Creative Director TEDxBristol and Ben Mason, Futures Protected & BSSW Ambassador at the Business Showcase Southwest Sponsor & Partner Drinks Event. Book your free place at October's Showcase.


Innovation, Crowd funding, Skills and Pipers!

Isla Baliszewska & Anthony Lovell de Souza at SWLEP Business Growth Conference at LongleatPipers playing out the delegates at SWLEP Business Growth Conference

Isla Baliszewska and Anthony Lovell de Souza of the Crowd Funding Academy at the Swindon & Wiltshire LEP Business Growth Summit at Longleat on 4th October was chock full of updates, inspiration and news, topped off with pipers and all relevant to the business community. 


 An update on Business Support in Gloucestershire


Gloucestershire Accelerated Impact Network Support


The GAINS project, funded by the European Regional Development Fund and the University of Gloucestershire, is now a year into its programme. Martin Douglas, GAINS Project Manager is driving the scheme forward, working with GAINS quality-assured coaches like Isla and Halina, to get ambitious business owners on board and benefiting from this fabulous support scheme.  The project is both time limited and can only take on a limited number of Gloucestershire based SME's looking for growth and great coaching support so get in touch now if you are interested!  What a result, pay £2,600 for 24 hours of business growth support and you get £1,000 grant! Not only that, but GAINS can help you work with a University of Gloucestershire academic and their students, and fully-funded masterclasses to further accelerate your business growth. 


Making a Difference

I want to live in a world...


Part of our SCT mission is to ensure we have relevant social value.  Isla is a volunteer mentor for the Aspire Foundation, supporting women in charities, not-for-profits and social enterprises to make the world a better place.  Working with charities is one our SCT strengths; have a look at what we have done with the RNIB.  


How is your Career going?

Career Progression


It's not something we have been shouting about, but we have some very good Career Coaches here at SCT.  So if you are at a career crossroads, struggling with your performance, needing interview or CV inspiration, or looking to step up to a bigger role, let us help. 



What's Happening Internationally

International Seminar dates


David Rigby and Helen Morris


October 10th in Altea: Why are some people easier to talk to than others?

Following "Build your own Village" at Taberna Bellaguarda, David Rigby delves into developing good relationships (€10 donation). Learn about logical and emotional people here. Book via Eventbrite or via Facebook. 

December 5th in Dubai: Understand self and communicate effectively with Behavioural Profiling

This seminar at Middlesex University is by invitation only with David Rigby and Helen Morris. Please contact David for details

December 8th in Dubai: Build your own village  

Following successful events in Spain, explore building the right connections with David Rigby and Helen Morris (50 AED donation). Find out how Development Coaching can help extend your life!  Please email to register interest.

December 10th in Kuwait: Change Conference 

Following last year's successful Change Conference presentation David Rigby will be presenting a half day seminar on the controversial topic 'The Myth of As-is Process Modelling"Ask for details and a brochure. 


Boost your personal and professional development with Skype coaching


Skype coaching


Thinking about your personal and professional development or career progression? David Rigby is now offering Skype coaching as an easy access to great support to move your forward. Get in touch here.




Articles and Discussions

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Looking for some interesting reading?

Read one (or perhaps all) of David Rigby's articles for Al Arabiya on a variety of fascinating topics.

Read Hannah Baker's full article in the Bristol Post where she interviews SCT's Halina Jaroszewska and others.

Or join in a Discussion.....

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Visit Smart Coaching & Training's company page for great articles and insights for you and your business.