Patricia Tiernan is a qualified Career and Life Coach with over 15 years experience in Human Resources. She owns and runs... read more »
Patricia Tiernan is a qualified Career and Life Coach with over 15 years experience in Human Resources. She owns and runs a successful Coaching and Training business, Leap Coaching. Her educational qualifications include an MSc in Personal and Management Coaching from University College Cork, a BSc in Business Information Systems from UCC, and a Diploma in Human Resource Management from Dublin Business School.
Patricia is a qualified Occupational Personality and Ability Assessor and is accredited by The British Psychological Society. She honed her Career Coaching skills by completing the GoTo Career Coaching training programme in Dublin and is also a trained NLP Practitioner and qualified Trainer. She has completed a professional certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy with PCI College in Dublin and uses a Cognitive Behavioural Coaching (CBC) approach to personal and career coaching.
Outside of Ireland, she has worked in America, New Zealand, China and France. Her HR experience includes working in the Travel Industry as an HR Manager for USIT in Dublin and as an HR Advisor for the Film Post Production company, Park Road Post owned by Peter Jackson in New Zealand. She has worked as an in-house recruiter for the multinational computer company, Apple and within the e-commerce industry while working for SportingbetIreland. She’s also lectured in Business Studies for Tengda in Henan University, China.
As an in-house Recruiter for Apple, she interviewed more than 1,000 people from across Europe, using behavioural interview techniques. Her background in recruitment has ensured that the CV writing and interview skills training that she provides enable people to clearly demonstrate unique skills to their prospective employers. In her role as a coach, she has supported people from across all sectors from Entry Level to Senior Executive to achieve their personal and career goals.
Her strength is her ability to intuitively understand and relate to people from all walks of life. Through active listening and supporting clients to understand what they need and what may be holding them back, she helps empower them to take positive action. She is passionate about gently assisting clients to think more clearly and to identify and achieve their goals.
Patricia is on maternity leave and is honoured to have the very talented Career, Life and Business Coach Carmel O’Keeffe covering her in her absence.
Betty O’Callaghan is an Executive and Management Coach with extensive experience in coaching, management, leadership and... read more »
Betty O’Callaghan is an Executive and Management Coach with extensive experience in coaching, management, leadership, and human resource management. Betty previously held key roles in the financial services sector, including membership of the Bank of Ireland Branch Network Leadership Team as Head of Human Resources. Led highly motivated teams to consistently deliver and exceed business expectations. Understands business dynamics and is adept at translating leadership and employee engagement theory into actions that deliver results. Has a grounded understanding of what it takes to maximise effectiveness and thrive both within and outside of the workplace. Betty also teaches Coaching Skills on the Masters in Workplace & Organisational Psychology (Coaching Skills) in University College Cork (School of Applied Psychology)
Specialising in coaching leaders and managers, she is inspired by the insights, courage, and capacity of leaders and managers she coaches as they step up to maximise their leadership ‘mojo’ and make a real and positive difference within and outside their organisations. Most of her clients are in leadership or management roles, often transitioning from specialised/professional roles to managing teams, recently appointed to new roles, or encountering significant new challenges that require new approaches – such as leading change, performance management, motivation, delegation, time/energy-management, or enhancing communication with and understanding of colleagues.
Believes passionately that coaching is a catalyst for action and self-accountability – it ignites enthusiasm, creativity, energy, and focus. Betty adopts a warm, collaborative, results oriented approach, tapping the clients’ positive energy and facilitating new insights and perspectives and the enhancement of life experience, effective leadership, and goal attainment.
Please feel free to email or call Betty if you have any questions or wish to make a Management or Executive Coaching appointment.
Mobile: +353 (86) 834 5367
Annett Brown is a seasoned Executive Coach with extensive experience working in the UAE, Turkey, Germany and Ireland... read more »
Annett Brown is a seasoned Executive Coach with extensive experience working in the UAE, Turkey, Germany and Ireland. She has progressive experience in a wide variety of Human Resource related fields including competency mapping, psychometric testing, outplacement support, facilitating leadership training, talent management and development. She is highly skilled in supporting clients to achieve their career objectives through creating effective CV’s and LinkedIn profiles. Some of her career highlights included the training of assessors in collaboration with Ernst & Young, providing Leadership Coaching with Ashridge Business School and ILM Training for various multi-national companies.
Annett’s educational qualifications include an MA in Sociology from Humboldt University in Berlin and a Diploma in Human Resource Management from the Business School in Aberdeen. She is an accredited Executive Coach (Association for Coaching) and has coached professionals from all levels and backgrounds on Career Change, Motivation and Leadership Development. Annett is also a qualified Occupational Personality and Ability Assessor with an accreditation from the British Psychological Society.
Annett believes that clients require an individual approach and that they are the sole owner of their solutions. With the techniques, resources and experience she possesses, she helps clients to enhance their performance and move their careers into the right direction. Her strength is to find the key in order to determine and unlock hidden potential the clients have, enabling them to take the next step.
Please feel free to email or call Annett if you have any questions or wish to make a CV/Application Writing, Psychometric Testing, Assessment Centre appointment.
Phone: +353 (87) 347 5794
Carmel O’Keeffe is an Accredited Executive Life and Business Coach with over 15 years’ experience... read more »
Carmel O’Keeffe is an Accredited Executive Life and Business Coach with over 15 years’ experience supporting individuals and business owners to make key life and career decisions that enable fulfilment and growth. She holds a BA in Economics and a Diploma in Education from UCC, is a trained NLP Practitioner, Career Coach and an accredited, experienced Trainer. She delivers impactful Career and Life Coaching services as well as tailored training in the areas of Interview Skills Training, Professional Development and Communications.
Carmel has been responsible for empowering hundreds of clients to articulate and achieve their career and personal goals through solution-focused coaching. She takes a holistic approach to Coaching and uses clear compassionate and purposeful questions, to support clients to make life-changing transformations. Carmel helps clients recognise the power of empowering choices and guides them in a non-judgemental way to recognise and believe in their own vast potential. Carmel is known for bringing out the very best in her clients and building their confidence to take on any challenge, either in their careers or personal life. She helps create change to achieve the results a client needs to move forward. Above all, Carmel is known for her professionalism, warmth and sense of humour.
Some of her career highlights included success as CEO of her own Education, Design and Retail businesses. She is also the Founder of a well-known not-for-profit organisation Dress for Success Cork, which empowers women to find meaningful employment. She drove the development and expansion of client programmes in DFS Cork such as Career Centre, Professional Women’s Group and Going Places Network. She is an Executive Member of ‘The Who’s Who’ of World Wide Executives, Member of Cork Chamber of Commerce and Network Cork. She received a ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ for her work with disadvantaged women and was nominated for ‘Women Mean Business’ Social Entrepreneur Award. She won ‘Cork Person of the Month’ in May 2019 for being the driving force behind the Cork branch of ‘Dress for Success’ an international initiative that has helped transform the lives of hundreds of local women.
Please feel free to email or call Carmel if you have any questions or wish to make a Career Coaching, Life Coaching or Interview Skills appointment.