"The Business Coaching at 1st Life Management is direct and so easy to understand. It makes the entire so-called gurus and experts in this field look like over priced nutters!" - Mr. I. Thomas, Whitten

Business Coaching

We deliver Management Consulting to individuals about to establish a business, companies wishing to expand or downsize including restructuring and change management. We work with individuals and/or staff teams through one to one consultations or as a group. Let us show you how to work SMART.

Business Start Up

Start up packages and advice for individuals wishing to become sole traders/proprietors/directors of a limited or public limited company. Advice can also given to those wishing to form a charitable based company.

The packages are inclusive of business plans, policy documents, recruitment and everything you need to get started as appropriate. Step by step assistance and follow ups are given.

Business Salvation & Rescue

This service is provided for existing businesses who are facing difficulty (financial or otherwise) or undergoing restructure. Powerplans are available for Sole Traders/Proprietors to avoid bankruptcy before court action as well as business plans for avoidance of liquidation for Plc or Limited Companies.

We also specialise in managing change processes, SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats) analysis, downsizing, and project management.

Financial Advice

Whether it’s start up funding for your new business or advice on finance, if your business is in difficulty, financial plans, costings and forecasts are available.

We can help with budget management, banking, sponsorship and funding advice (inclusive of presentation and funding training).

Marketing & Publicity

Business promotion and marketing appropriate for your company. Publicity and marketing packages are available with partner agencies for websites, leaflets, business cards, radio and stationary. We cam provide publicity advice appropriate to the nature of the business which can include viral advertising.

Team Development

We offer team training, HR function and staff support as well as personal management training, team away-days and support through the change process.

To increase team efficiency and effectiveness we offer target setting with management training available. We can assist with teams and contract realisation as well as individual staff mentoring.

Problem Solving

After an initial assessment we can help raise awareness, plan and troubleshoot for success. We will also assist you with business processes and strategies to help identify areas in need of restructuring.

Policy Development

Policy templates are available and include: safeguarding, health and safety, risk assessments, equal opportunities, volunteering and engaging supply staff. Public liability advice and bespoke policy documents can be written to meet need.

Event Management

We can organise conferences and are talented experienced public speakers. We can organise a team to fully manage your event or conference – let us take the stress.