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 training 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

Presentations, slide shows, meetings and documentation

03/05/2018 | In the questionnaire I get people to fill in as preparation for the course, a person, in answer to the question: How do you usually prepare your presentations? Think about the order in which you do things. wrote: “I don’t normally spend much time on the preparation of the presentation itself. I use almost... [read more]

The delicate art of giving and receiving compliments

12/04/2018 | Yesterday in a bar I ask for a russian salad and what the waiter brings me is frankly impressive: original and very well-presented. It was just asking to be eaten. So I say to the waiter: “The presentation’s great. Can you tell the chef?” He smiles. When I am finishing eating that wonderful russian... [read more]

Who is the customer?

10/03/2018 | I’m having superfast (fibre) broadband installed in my house. It is what my telecommunications provider calls an ‘indirect service’ because it rents the cables from the company that owns them. The other day a technician from a subcontractor of the company came. He could not put the optical fibre cable in the pipe that... [read more]