John Collins is an award winning, qualified business coach and mentor with extensive experience of coaching business leaders and their senior teams to embrace significant growth and change, to take the right actions to transform their individual and business performance.
John’s successful career ranged from research on artificial limbs to watch manufacture to chemical / polymer manufacture. His extensive senior business and people management experience covers operations, sales and general management, and he has a wide international experience in South East Asia, USA and Europe.
John also spent several years managing major business change and transformation programmes in multinational manufacturing and service businesses and this generated his real passion for developing and coaching people to achieve their goals. He quickly builds rapport and credibility using real ‘been there and done it’ business experience to coach the skills, mind-set and behaviours necessary for businesses to successfully achieve their growth ambitions. He is expert at bringing dysfunctional management teams together and has a proven ability to mobilise, enthuse and coach business teams to deliver practical solutions to complex business problems.
Since starting his successful coaching and change management business in 2005 he has coached, mentored and trained business owners, MD’s and senior managers across a broad sector base including manufacturing, education, food, construction, charity, professional service and public sector. He is a highly experienced High Growth Coach, a Certified DiSC Behavioural analyst, an experienced MAS consultant and a coach/mentor of Nottingham University and Nottingham Trent University spin out businesses
John passion for coaching also extends to training coaches and he is principal of the UK subsidiary of the Toronto based Adler School of Coaching, which delivers leadership development courses and ICF accredited coach training programmes across the UK.
Johns own professional Coach training has been mainly with the Adler School of Coaching in Toronto and he is an Adler Associate Business coach, a member of the ICF (International Coach Federation), and a CMI qualified Strategic Business Coach.