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Private mentoring and life coaching available over the summer. In London or via Skype. For journalists, entrepreneurs, non-fiction authors. Also interview skills (if you're going for a job), and coaching in career progression

Most of my coaching revolves around work issues.....

As a trained coach certified by the Institute of Leadership and Management in coaching and mentoring I can help you with: career progression, refreshing journalism skills, cracking digital content. Improve your success rate and increase earnings. Coaching help with decision making, leadership and building relationships at work. Mentoring for writers. Workshops and individual training.

As a trained coach certified by the Institute of Leadership and Management in coaching and mentoring I can help you with: career progression, refreshing journalism skills, cracking digital content. Improve your success rate and increase earnings. Coaching help with decision making, leadership and building relationships at work. Mentoring for writers. Workshops and individual training.

COACHING

  • Clarify and reach goals
  • Access potential
  • Manage, lead or delegate
  • Impress editors or clients
  • Decision making
  • Put your message across
  • Grow your start-up

JournoAnswers

I set up Facebook group JournoAnswers to support writers worldwide. Currently 2.8K members. Please ask to join. We post up job posts, and opportunities. Increase your confidence by linking up with other journalists. To join click here.

MENTORINg

Individual help in person or via Skype

  • Clarify your career path
  • Social media skills
  • Improve pitches
  • Explore new markets
  • Write digital content
  • Personal progression
‘I came away from your coaching completely fired up and determined to make it happen, and it did! I can’t thank you enough.’

INSTAGRAM

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 Workshops and Courses

Susan pepped my motivation to succeed, and facilitated an increased output. She knows the media industry very well indeed
— Lucy Sept 2015

MEDIA TRAINING

  • Impress clients with innovative ideas
  • Write effective editorial 
  • Get messages across clearly 
  • Learn to present with flair
  • Promote using digital media
  • Improve confidence
  • Individual or team training

SOCIAL MEDIA TRAINING

  • Twitter training for self promotion
  • Writing a blog and increasing followers
  • Understanding LinkedIn and Facebook
  • Promoting your brand
  • Getting noticed: non-fiction books

WHO I WORK WITH

  • freelance journalists
  • women returners
  • former editors
  • bloggers
  • non-fiction writers
  • entrepreneurs and start-ups
  • small businesses
  • CEOs and middle managers
  • HR departments
  • public relations and marking execs
  • travel and food industry professionals
  • the hotel industry

 

Lecturer Journalism MA. Coach and Mentor ILM certified (Inst of Leadership & Management).

Lecturer Journalism MA. Coach and Mentor ILM certified (Inst of Leadership & Management).

THE COACH

Susan Grossman is a former BBC journalist, broadcaster, travel writer and magazine editor of 30 years standing. She is a coach and mentor certified by the (ILM) Institute of Leadership and Management and works across all sectors. A former BBC broadcaster Susan also trains communicators in both the written and spoken word. She is currently a visiting lecturer at two London universities.


ON TWITTER

Twitter @wordsallowed