Mark Deacon

Mark Deacon had a successful 25 year career in both Retail Management and Food Manufacturing before he followed a  natural second career in learning & development.

“Whatever business we are in, we are in the people business”

Mark is an INLPTA Master Practitioner, an mBIT Master Coach & Trainer, holds a diploma in performance coaching, as well as holding a number of qualifications in business psychology.

He brings a pragmatic and common sense approach to training. His open approachable style allows students to explore and learn in a safe learning environment, whilst his ability to contextualise learning through the use of actual examples helps delegates make the link between theory and operational use.

Mark is the co-author of a number of training products including GROW model coaching cards, Building Personal Resilience and Successful Appraisal coaching cards.

Outside his passion for empowering people, Mark also loves watching rugby, real ale and traveling the world. Watch out Alan Wicker & Michael Palin!

Most likely to say: “what did you learn?”

Least likely to say: “never mind, it’ll do”