Welcome ... I grow your people, who grow your business, who grow your profits.
- A very experienced trainer and group facilitator in the area of culture and attitude change management, team building and people skills
- A qualified business and life coach
- A qualified counsellor
- A Master Practitioner of NLP
I design, deliver and evaluate training using a wide variety of tools:
- Multi-sensory, accelerated and brain friendly learning techniques,
- Multiple Intelligences
- Transactional Analysis in business
- Emotional Intelligence
- The Strength Deployment Inventory
My strength is my depth of experience as a result of working for more than thirty years in many sectors including a range of blue chip companies as well as smaller organisations. I find I’m frequently asked to support individuals as they work to grow themselves within their business or within their company role. In all of these situations, I’m regarded as a trusted resource.
I am well known as an inspirational person who has a passion for personal and corporate development shown by the mutual loyalty of the same companies working with me for several years.
I have spent over 30 years in education and training and started out as a French teacher. I moved into training and development by running two programmes for emotionally disadvantaged students followed by teacher training as a senior lecturer at Wolverhampton University.
I launched Kate Rigby Associates in 1990 and have never looked back, continually developing myself and my client programmes. I am a qualified counsellor and Master Practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) and work at a national level as a business and life coach.
I loved to play hockey and now my passion is half marathons and fell running. I ran the Brighton Half Marathon recently to raise funds for Myeloma on behalf of a dear friend. We raised over £1,200. Sadly he passed away earlier this month. A lovely, lovely man who I was so very proud to represent. Wonderfully, he wanted his ashes to be amongst the stars and sent up in a spectacular firework so he’ll be ‘with us everywhere’. He never did things by halves!
I thrive in the company of others and enjoy networking. There’s so much you can learn from listening and engaging with people. After all, it’s people who make businesses successful.back to top
Meet the team…
You may have gathered that my training is unique and it sticks! I have a number of mischievous friends who help me, hover over the photos and get introduced….