Leadership Coaching & Inspirational Speaking


Large and small, public and private - all types of organizations have called on Core Business to motivate and engage their people - with great results! Steve and his team have made a major impact on confidence, building trust, teamwork, new behaviours and - equally important - on sales and profits during times of rapid change.


"The best leaders convene conversations and inspire others to find solutions."

Rosabeth Moss Kanter

This is what some of our clients said:

“ Thanks to Steve we were able to energise a project team and transform them into a highly motivated and effective team, where mutual trust and good communication are the key drivers.”

Marcel van der Vaart, R&D Manager, Unilever Netherlands


“ Steve has worked very closely within my business, both individually and collectively with all my senior managers. My management teams subsequently scored Core Business 83% as a satisfaction rating.The results are excellent.....and importantly seem sustainable.”

Ian Whitehead, Director Atkins UK


“ We called Steve 'The Stress Buster' - and he certainly lived up to that title! The result? The Thelwall Bridge team received a 'Highly Commended' status from the National Transport Awards. ”

Paul Doney, Highways Agency UK


“ Steve helped us to kick off as a new team, with a clear vision that helped us work together with trust and support. The team has gone from strength to strength, and we have become as successful as we first dreamed of. ”

Wendy Wilson-Bett, Global Commercial Capabilities

Director, Cadbury



Project examples

Philips Global

Inspiring Leadership Team and their teams to develop a highly successful global business across Europe, US and China.

Unilever Europe

Coaching Leadership Team in Transformational Innovation project.

Microsoft Europe

Coaching High Potential Managers from 20 countries in London and Paris.


Leadership Coach of a Leadership Programme across UK business.

Cadbury UK/Global:

Coaching Leadership Team on Transformational Commercial project having major impact on company culture.

WS Atkins Global

Creating with leader and facilitating major Leadership Programme across UK, Indian and US businesses.

UK Government Highways Agency

Leadership coach on several highly successful transport projects in UK during last 10 years. Coaching new collaborative working programme across Agency, Design Companies and Contractors.

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