What our customers say about us

We encourage feedback from all of our clients. It gives us an insight into the individual experiences they have had, what they have gained from the process, and how action learning has helped.

If you’d like to read more customer comments from a particular sector, or type of set, click on the links below the quotes to take you to more specific testimonials pages.

Ruth was excellent and ensured we had the opportunity to think/talk through applications [of action learning] in our very different work environments

Julia Purcell Programme Director Wilton Park

I now feel confident to facilitate an action learning set. I understand my skills will develop over time but I feel due to the practical experience I have the foundations to facilitate a set appropriately. A big thank you for inspiring me.

Project co-ordinator Cornwall VSF

Ruth is superb. She created a trusting and learning-focussed environment, kept things moving and on-track in a way that was supportive and clear.

Tricia Hackett Urban & Social Innovation Consultant

The concept of action learning is not easy to articulate but the benefits can be enormous.

Teresa Hoey The Young Foundation

My facilitation skills have improved, I can offer different approaches both informally in line management and in formal facilitation settings. Potential to develop an income generating offer as part of our training and consultancy work.

Head of Innovation & Good Practice Homeless charity

Sonja facilitated a safe and open group which enabled me to experience the process first hand and gave useful feedback that gave me a clear focus for future development. The course was well structured, and a safe learning environment.

Miranda Salmon Freelance consultant

My company has gained the ability to use this simple but effective tool to enhance greater depth of learning and getting right to the question.

Dawn Thirley Group HR Business Partner Old Mutual plc

This course was very impactful as it not only gave me the skills needed to be an action learning facilitator, it also gave me the knowledge needed to make more effective personal and professional decisions

Cordelia Osewa-Ediae Fellow Clore Social Leadership programme

I gained a wealth of knowledge and a confidence to go back and get started with action learning sets. It will be great to offer out another development intervention for our colleagues and will help us embed a coaching culture which will be hugely beneficial

Liz Meineck Learning & Engagement Manager Sue Ryder

It was a very relaxed and trusting environment and the feedback sessions were invaluable. Ruth was a great facilitator, she has a lot of knowledge and made is feel very welcome and warm form the start.

L&D Lead LB of Islington