Sharon Baker has worked in award winning creative agencies for TV, events, advertising and film, managing clients like BT, O2, Coca-Cola, Sainsbury’s and Barclays and headed up a creative agency. She is now qualified to post graduate level as a coach and has coached CEOs and senior teams for 10 years. She has a degree in Psychology and Fine Art and is a conceptual artist, known for ‘Eat Me!’ where she cast her body in bread. This mix of experience enables her to see outside the business box and she is inspired by delivering lasting change.
Lucy Hare is a qualified coach, a coach supervisor, and has been a coach trainer with one of the UK’s top training institutions. With Sharon, she runs leadership coaching, training and group programmes. She’s a busy bee, and alongside her coaching, she works as a double bass player, performing with the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Proms and backing artists like Stevie Wonder, Grace Jones, Tom Jones and Gary Barlow. Her background as a performing musician gives her coaching a wonderful creative edge.
Lucy and Sharon also run ‘The Confident Coach’, training for professional coaches.
My sessions have been priceless – my confidence has gone from a 3 to an 8 and I feel like a different person in my professional and in my personal life. I can’t thank you enough!
…thanks for all your help and kindness. I was grateful for your honesty, support and encouragement, and I’m that much the better for it
I can't recommend Sharon as a coach highly enough. Her gentle yet firm exploratory style has helped me to develop very useful strategies, which have built up my self worth, grown my confidence and improved my delegation and communication skills
The most enriching, valuable day you could have in a supportive atmosphere.I left feeling hugely empowered. Everyone should do this.
I wouldn't be where I am 5 years on, without the sense of direction and self-belief I got from the leadership coaching. I can't recommend you highly enough. Thank you!
Honestly, it's transformed the leadership team! We have increased confidence and ability to challenge, we work more efficiently, see the big picture, deliver more consistent feedback, we’re taking more risks, there is clearer and quicker decision making.....
I would say that, in developing my people skills, these days are an invaluable source of support and learning. A huge source of motivation.
The leadership sessions have been excellent. They were creative and fun which put everyone at ease. They provoked great conversation, were tailored to our individual needs and are genuinely outcome focussed.
I’ve worked at a lot of agencies who run creativity workshops and in all honesty today’s was one of the most useful, fun, practical and well run that I have attended anywhere.