How to use coaching to enhance your leadership and influence

How to use coaching to enhance your leadership and influence

Feb 13
Join your fellow CEDA Trustees at the first Trustee event for 2019, as Hood Sweeney Director, Simon Starr, shares his vast experience in the field of coaching.


Simon Starr, Director, Consulting and Performance Coaching, Hood Sweeney

Event overview

Coaching is a highly versatile and powerful skill that can help the modern leader navigate today’s dynamic environment while remaining agile and influential. Find out why coaching skills are important and how you can get more from your leadership with less effort.

This briefing is by invitation only to CEDA Trustees. Trustees are senior leaders nominated by CEDA member organisations. At CEDA boardroom briefings Trustees hear from an informed, expert guest speaker in a private, small group setting. Invitations to boardroom briefings are a valued benefit of CEDA membership. Chatham House Rule applies.

Meet the speaker

Simon Starr
Director, Consulting and Performance Coaching, Hood Sweeney

Simon works with organisations and leaders to establish clear planning and strong leadership as drivers for increased productivity and influential relationships. Since 1992, Simon has been recognised as a specialist business and leadership coach to successful organisations, elite sports teams and leaders.

Having founded Fit for Success in 1994 and DNA3 in 2013, Simon understands the mechanics and dynamics of starting, growing and preparing, and then, exiting a business through a successful sale. Focusing on the six features of a great business (revenue growth, positive cash flow, profit, asset value, protection and succession), he brings a holistic influence to business performance and understands the habits of winners and losers in business and on the sports field.

Having established, grown and sold businesses, and coached leaders in a diverse range of sectors, Simon has worked and mentored directly with clients in professional services, construction, retail, health, not-for-profit, state government, education, agriculture, property, medical, sport, hospitality, technology and viticulture. With a passion for performance in life, sport, business and leadership, Simon brings a combination of skills, experience and knowledge with a level-headed perspective.

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