Alan Walker

trainer, facilitator & coach

You want guaranteed, value-for-money boosts to your people’s “people skills”. I have the credibility to work with all kinds of people, from specialist roles through to top executives. I make sure I’m on top form when I do my job. Effective delivery is your business and it’s mine too.

VideoShort, punchy clips – they work.

TrainingCatalogue as well as tailored for you. I also have a network of specialists I am proud to draw on.

CoachingGood, honest and down-to-earth: skills and developmental.

FacilitationActionable and effective outcomes – healthy conflict resolution.

Blog

Alan Walker Blog

Focusing people from the beginning of the meeting

01/12/2016 | How many times have you heard something like this, at the beginning of a meeting? “So, the objective is to look at how we can solve the problem with the client and make sure it doesn’t happen again.” At first sight it seems a good objective. It talks about problems and intimates there’ll be... [read more]
Alan Walker Blog

The effects of Spanish hours

22/11/2016 | What do Parkinson’s Law (work expands to fill the time available for its completion) and the Spanish time zone (GMT+1 in Winter and GMT+2 in Summer) have in common? In the debate about why Spanish hours are so different from the rest of Europe I’ve seen many reasons: Franco’s initiative to align the country... [read more]
Alan Walker Blog

How to tell a story successfully

11/10/2016 | Read this aloud: “I want to tell you a story, something that happened to me about … oooh … 5 years ago. I’d .. er … just returned to the office… I don’t know… about 10 minutes late. Something like that. I’d had lunch with my wife; it was her birthday. Anyway, I was... [read more]