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Following a career in management, sales and learning and development within financial services, Marie Hannan-Meads established Professional Development Training to help organisations maximise the potential of their managers – from senior director level to those taking their first steps as team leader.

Based in Birmingham, Marie and her team of experienced management development consultants work with individuals in management and leadership roles to support them through change and challenging periods, improve their performance, transition into new roles and tackle workplace issues.

Whether through individual coaching sessions or group programmes for teams of managers, we help people-leaders build self-awareness and unlock their potential to maximise both their own performance and that of the people they lead.

Our clients include organisations across a range of industries including engineering, financial services, sport and healthcare.

Qualifications and Experience

Our focus has been to help organisations maximise the potential of their managers – from senior director level to those taking their first steps as team leaders. Marie's qualifications and experience includes:

  • DiSC Certified Trainer
  • Professional Member of the EMCC
  • Fellow of the Institute of Leadership (FIoL)
  • Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute (FCMI)
  • MA in Coaching from University of Warwick
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Coaching & Mentoring
  • ILM Level 7 Executive Coaching
  • BA (Hons) Leadership & Management

Lead 1 to 1 Coaching Programmes

For directors, senior managers and high potential individuals.

Delivered Leadership Development Programmes

Designing and delivering leadership development programmes.

Worked with a FTSE 250 organisation

Leading succession planning, talent management and management development for a FTSE 250 organisation.

Introduced multi-level Management Development

Designing and introducing structured multi-level management development programmes across a range of organisations in the UK and US.

Works with a variety of organisations

Delivering leadership development training across numerous small to medium sized organisations in a variety of private sector industries.

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Looking for In-House Management Development Programmes?

From stand-alone workshops on specific skills to comprehensive programmes designed to address the development needs of your managers and your business.

We work with small groups of managers to ensure we can provide personal attention to everyone, with plenty of discussion time to relate topics to real life situations and ensure managers walk away with practical approaches, tools and techniques. Based in Birmingham, we deliver our leadership development programmes across the UK.

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