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“Nadeem from SMART Way Forward recently delivered a SMART CPD training workshop for our team, who thoroughly enjoyed the experience. As well as enhancing their organisational skills and learning to prioritise their workloads, they found the training positive, engaging and enjoyable. Nadeem’s approach to the training matched our team’s style perfectly, and we’re looking forward […]

CPD Business & Coaching Conference 2013 (Midlands/North): speakers

Olympic Medallist, British Cycling

As a boy, Bryan Steel was uninterested in school, and not very athletic. Then he discovered a talent, cycling. This gave him an outlet and a passion. He joined cycling clubs, and made it to the British cycling team, which at the time was not a team recognised for excellence. Bryan participated in a revolutionary change management programme […]

Director BCR Associates

Kim Harris built a ladies’ fashion retail company with 13 branches and 180 staff, where controlling overhead expenditure was vital to the success and ultimate survival of the business. Now, with BCR Associates, he is working within all business sectors but his love of sport has seen the company look to branch out more and […]

Sport Nottinghamshire CSP

Ian Wakefield was born in King’s Lynn, Norfolk and is proud of his Norfolk roots, he began his interest in sport through athletics, competed for a variety of clubs at regional and national level, reaching nationally ranked status in 1992. Shortly after this due to a back injury Ian had to retire from the sport […]

Director, Sports-Vision

As a teenager, Gavin Rebello became a frustrated sportsman because he kept losing the flight of the ball even though opticians told him he had 20/20 vision. He qualified as an optometrist from Cardiff University and then gained a distinction in the optometry-based sports vision diploma, launching sports-vision.co.uk in 2005. He specialises in ‘what and […]

Managing director, SMART Way Forward

Nadeem Shaikh is the Managing Director of SMART Way Forward, a specialist sales management, CPD and training consultancy working within the sport, leisure, health and fitness industry. Nadeem has a wealth of knowledge and experience, having been involved in sport for over 25 years. Nadeem is qualified sales and management trainer, a UK Athletics Level […]

Director, Performance Vision

Performance Vision Ltd consists of a small team headed up by Dr Zöe Wimshurst. Zöe’s interest in sport began when she started playing hockey aged just three. She went on to represent England at junior international level and still plays hockey for her local club team whilst also taking a keen interest in a range […]

Director, Essentii

Annie Page is a coach, trainer and author who works with passion, energy and flexibility ‘developing the potential within’. Annie’s qualifications include being an Accredited NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) Trainer, an NLP Master Practitioner and Coaching Master, who also holds a Level 2 qualification with UK Athletics for Endurance Running. Annie has worked with Athletes […]

High Performance Athletics Centre, Loughborough University

Alasdair Donaldson is an endurance coach with UK Athletics based in Loughborough. Having been involved in a variety of sports in his formative years it was athletics and rugby which really grabbed his attention through secondary school. On leaving school he had a tough choice to make and chose to follow his passion for athletics, […]


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