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Leadership, Career & Organisational Development

Supporting you to  progress, develop, strive, change, lead….and do so with confidence, success and authenticity

I work with women, leaders, teams, business owners, those returning to work …to progress, make successful changes, be authentic leaders, effective communicators, improve performance, team working…. through:

  • Coaching: Career, leadership, confidence, personal development
  • Team coaching, development and facilitation
  • Bespoke workshops and programmes to develop coaching, leadership and mentoring skills
  • Design and implement mentoring schemes and mentor training and development workshops
  • Events that connect and inspire

I specialise in working with women who are :

  • Progressing their careers and leadership
  • Developing their leadership brand, confidence, impact, gravitas, presence
  • Returning to work after an extended break

I am here to work alongside you, to cultivate what is best within you, helping you to bridge the gap between where you are now and where you aspire to be and to accelerate your progress in getting there.

Working with me will give you clarity and direction in the way ahead; play to your strengths; develop self awareness to know yourself from within to give you the confidence and assurance to ‘be yourself’ every time, all the time. With such inner confidence, you will have the belief, purpose and energy to tackle what lies ahead…

6 reasons to work with me

  1. My clients achieve lasting results and achieve successful outcomes
  2. I have been running my practice successfully for 7 years and my clients come to me through referrals
  3. 20 years of ‘Know how’ and expertise plus a raft of qualifications inc. MA Coaching & Mentoring
  4. Bring fresh & new insights & perspectives from my multi sector experience
  5. Cost effective: I believe that progressing, developing, achieving success and fulfilment should not cost the earth
  6. Clients find my style pragmatic, authentic and my interventions creative, inspiring and never boring

To find out how I can help you … starts with a conversation. Pick up the phone and ring me on 07990 731840 for a FREE no obligation discussion or  send me an email  message


Most of my work is through referrals and I relish the opportunity to build long term relationships and partnerships with organisations.

Please do look around the site to learn more about me, read some of the comments that  clients have made below, on the testimonial page and on LinkedIn. You can also pick up practical tips and strategies on leadership, change, achieving success and fulfilment on my Blog and the Yorkshire Times.

Why not find out how I can support you, your team or your organisation by calling 07990 731840.

What some of my clients say

“Vera is an experienced and self aware executive and business coach with good reflective abilities. She prefers a transformational coaching model and is particularly well suited to working with senior leaders and entrepreneurial business leaders…”, Jo Valentine, Senior OD & Leadership Manager, Yorkshire & the Humber Strategic Health Authority

“Vera has provided training for our mentors for our professional mentoring scheme at Leeds University Business School. The results have been fantastic..”  Julia Clarke, Pro Dean, Leeds University Business School

It was agreed by all that your ‘Leading with empowerment’ day was inspiring, clear and focused and they all came away yesterday congratulating me for a good day – so thank you Vera!…” Julian Hooker, Training & Development Manager, B Braun Medical Ltd

“I have attended many of the coaching events organised by Vera, the most recent being the Aspiring Women’s Network …” Liz Scott Director at Life & Legal

Why not find out how I can support you, your team or your organisation by calling 07990 731840