The below posts have all been tagged with: Mentoring.

There’s Always Something to Learn

Posted: August 10, 2017 at 11:11 pm

There’s always something to learn. We learn from every life experience, failure and success. I really believe this. So why is it many organisations spend more money on training rather than developing people, and when we’re self employed we either see development as a business luxury or we buy into vocational training or free sessions?…

Content Marketing – The Human Face of Your Business

Posted: June 8, 2016 at 5:41 pm

The Content Marketing Academy 2016 Last week, 2 – 3 June 2016, I went to Edinburgh to my first Content Marketing Academy Conference.  If you look at the website it says: “The Day My Business Changed Forever”.   Quite a bold statement!  But mine will!  I know it will – and that’s because there are…

Leadership Competencies

Posted: March 31, 2016 at 1:49 pm

Leadership “Selfies”     During late February early March 2016 we ran a poll on the leadership “Selfie” people felt to be the most important in Leadership. The above image reports visually the responses we received.  As you can see self awareness tops the poll significantly. I have to say I wasn’t surprised at the responses.  Perhaps…

Partners in DISC

Posted: August 6, 2015 at 5:15 pm

Let’s be Partners in DISC! I’ve written this article to share my passion for DISC and to explain how we could potentially work together as Partners in DISC.  The article shares an insight into DISC but it also gives some hints as to how it can enhance your business too. What is DISC? DISC is…

Get That Perfect Job In 2015

Posted: January 19, 2015 at 1:56 pm

Setting Yourself Apart in 2015 for a Job Change I don’t know about you, but from 1 January I’ve seen articles and heard people saying, “this is my year, new job ….”. The recruitment agencies are all out to attract new clients and the competition starts. So how can you set yourself apart? Job change, it’s all…

Top 5 Tips – Time Management

Posted: January 15, 2015 at 12:26 pm

My Tips For Improving Time Management Today’s Daily Topic is Top Tips so I’ve chosen Time Management! Wouldn’t it be great if we all had a Doc Brown who could take us Back To The Future in a time machine.  Then we could see what lies ahead to prevent us from meeting the deadlines we’ve…

DISC in our 1:1 Work

Posted: December 12, 2014 at 12:46 pm

Whether… you’re a manager, new to business, need to sell or promote yourself, simply want to understand people, or you just want to know why you do the things you do and act differently under pressure …DISC will enlighten you!   DISC is an on-line profiling tool that gives you an eighteen page report to…

Meet The Person Behind Profectus 4 People Limited

Posted: October 21, 2014 at 6:07 pm

Hello! I’m Beverly Sherratt, Director of Profectus, on Twitter @ProfectusBev. I’m a mum or, in Durham we say, mam to two boys and two Shih Tzus, Bobby and Lottie. I love sunshine so enjoy travelling, and adventure. My greatest adventure was to abseil from the Transporter Bridge in Middlesbrough for charity. The bridge was made…

New Website Launched!

Posted: September 17, 2014 at 6:00 pm

Welcome to our new website. We launched the site on 17 September 2014 as the final piece in our re-branding jigsaw. Beverly gave a clear steer. “I’m looking for a website that reflects our work, our culture and values.  We need to be clear that we work with organisations and individuals….. But I’m happy with the…

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