Diane - UK

Diane is an internationally experienced Coach, Trainer, Mentor and Facilitator with over 25 years' experience, skilled at enabling change and development at all levels. She is also a PRINCE II, Emotional Intelligence and FIRO-B Practitioner and is also a Master Black Belt in Lean & Lean Six Sigma.

Understanding the need for a tailored approach to best suit each individual and organisation she works with, Diane is dynamic, customer-centric and results focused. She helps guide clients toward greater self-awareness, giving them the tools to develop and grow, creating their own solutions and a defined action plan to drive forward momentum and embed change.

In her spare time, Diane works as a volunteer mentor helping ailing businesses. Her leadership roles have included sales and marketing, customer service/customer retention, strategic and business development, project management, forecasting, demand management, operational management, training and education.

Operational Experience:

Diane has experience of working in:

  • £600m global manufacturing business
  • Higher education sector
  • Public sector including NHS and nuclear industry.


  • CMI Diploma in Strategic Business Coaching
  • CMI Diploma in Business Support
  • JCA licensed practitioner of Emotional Intelligence profiling tools
  • JCA licensed practitioner of FIRO Element B tool
  • BA(hons) Business Administration (Marketing Specialism)
  • LCH Dip
  • PRINCE II Practitioner
  • Qualified practitioner for MBTI Step 1 and 2
  • Master Black Belt in Lean & Lean Six Sigma.


  • 1:1 Executive Coaching (stand-alone sessions or to embed learning)
  • Strategic management: facilitated sessions around analysis, choice and implementation
  • Coaching leaders to lead effectively
  • 1:1 coaching for senior leaders and directors in Sales environments
  • Sales, Marketing and Customer Service
  • Coaching teams to optimise performance and achieve better results
  • Coaching individuals to achieve their personal best
  • Career coaching
  • Work-Life-Home Balance
  • Emotionally Intelligent Leadership.


Alcan, British Association of Medical Managers, Crossroads Care, E.ON, Intertek, NHS,  Lovells LLP, University of Nottingham. Diane has also worked with small business enterprises (from pre-business start-up onwards) and hundreds of private individual clients wanting to reach their personal or professional best.

Additional Expertise:

Diane gained a TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) Certificate in the summer of 2003. In January 2006 she put it to good use by taking 3 months unpaid leave from her NHS role to visit the Tsunami stricken regions of Sri Lanka and teach English as a foreign language to the Tsunami children, whilst assisting with regeneration projects. Since returning she has raised £3500 for this cause.


The Learning Curve (TLC) Ltd

PO Box 658

+44 (0)845 313 3357