Steve Shellabear, from dancing lion (second from left) with some friends from the Merchants consultancy team in India. Steve is working with a major telco overseeing the Learning & Development strand to rollout 4G across India. This ambitious project, due to launch in late 2014 will enable communications for ordinary people throughout the country. It will link central and remote areas through mobiles, fixed line and WIFI improving quality of life and creating thousands of employment opportunities.
Steve said: “3 months into the project now and the pace is picking up. It is great to have a strong team to work with and we are having fun out here too. As we rollout the training programme we will be inviting friends and colleagues to join us. As is frequently the way for a new launch, there is a lot to be done in short time frames. The challenge is managing the interdependencies for people, processes and technology so that everything comes together in the right places at the right time.”
Mentors and Leaders, a division of dancing lion, are a specialist provider of facilitation, change management and executive coaching and are delighted to be working with Bauder Limited. Bauder has been established in the UK for 25 years and are a market leader in the supply of superior flat roofing and waterproofing systems. Already a highly successful company, Bauder truly believes success is driven through it’s people, and as such people development forms a key part of the engagement strategy. To ensure employees continue to feel challenged and fulfilled the Mentors and Leaders coaching program aims to build upon the satisfaction and success of those participating to continue to drive high performance within the business. A team of highly skilled coaches from Mentors and Leaders were selected to deliver the bespoke Sales and Life Coaching Programme to Bauder employees. Steve Shellabear, who heads up Mentors and Leaders said: “It is increasingly recognized that as high performing individuals advance in their careers they benefit from external input to help them maximize their potential and achieve a healthy work life balance. Taking a little time out can reap dividends for the individual and their organization. This coaching programme for Bauder has been uniquely designed to meet the needs of the business into 2014 and beyond. We are providing a skilled team of coaches who know how to support the individual in their personal and professional development. Collaboration and design with the HR Manager and the subsequent involvement of Sales Management has been essential in gaining buy-in and key to delivery of a robust programme. It will continue to be a key element of delivery.”
(Mentors and Leaders are a trading name of dancing lion training & consultancy ltd)
Steve Shellabear from dancing lion has been invited to head up the Learning and Development strand on a multi strand consultancy team with Dimension Data in India. The team is working with a market leader in the Telcoms market throughout 2014 and beyond.
“This is a major contact centre opportunity which will involve the training and development of thousands of people. India is an exciting place to work and this project will enable communication for millions. I am delighted to be involved.” said Steve.
Steve is based in Mumbai but expects to be travelling extensively throughout India. He will be returning to the UK at regular intervals.
He adds: “dancing lion has an excellent team of trainers, coaches and consultants who are working with a range of clients across industry sectors in the UK and internationally. As the global economy picks up we expect 2014 to be a busy and rewarding year for our clients.”
Dancing lion training & consultancy are delighted to have been asked to facilitate a modular leadership and management development programme for Bedford Borough Council social care team managers.
Subject matter experts from Bedford Borough Council and dancing lion training & consultancy will deliver this comprehensive training programme over a six-month period for a group of 11 service managers.
Topics will include: • Embedding the Strategy and Influencing the Vision of the Wider Health and Social Care System • Change Management • Managing People • Recruitment and Safer Recruitment Process Guidelines, Interviewing and Interview Assessment Guidelines • Managing Resources, Financial Management and Planning.
Steve Shellabear, Principal of dancing lion and Rachel Turner, a long tem associate will provide the facilitation. Steve said: Bedford Borough Council are a much valued client of dancing lion and we are pleased to have supported them over many years. In 2014 the Council has some ambitious goals and the Social Care Team Managers are vital to their achievement. We are delighted to be invited to contribute to this important programme and we expect it to be of great benefit to these managers serving the local community.