ABOUT IAN ASHTON
Through his business career Ian has applied the principles of coaching in managing his own business and developed a strong belief that people at all levels can improve their performance and learning through coaching.
As part of his own development Ian has gained a Diploma in Performance Coaching and has been coaching individuals in local businesses.
Ian was educated to degree level at University College London and has over 25 years experience at partner and director level in business. With direct experience of an owner managed business, change management, innovation and intellectual property rights. He has also worked at director level for national training organisations and has been actively involved in trade associations in the gardening industry. Having implemented a succession plan he now combines coaching with part time directorships working from his base in Warsash near Southampton.
Here is what some of them have said about their experience of being coached by Ian.
“I found performance coaching made me think in depth about all areas of my management and look forward to how I can improve my usefulness to the company.”
“A very useful tool to use to improve the way I deal with day to day problems.”