The Importance of Coaching & Development

The Oxford Business Podcast

Jun 10 2022 • 30 mins

In this episode, Mike speaks with Nick Hughes from Dynamic Coach Group, Jenny Gordon from Jenuine Consulting Ltd, and Ian Farrington from Prodevuk.

  • When do you know you need coaching and development?
  • How important is development to career progression?
  • How has the pandemic altered coaching?

Listen to the podcast to hear expert answers to those questions.


Nick Hughes:
Dynamic Coach is driven to improving your revenue streams and profit margins and as such we have developed our sales training and coaching practices with DYNAMIC outcomes in mind, whether that be with set strategies or training to develop individuals or teams.

Dynamic Coach Group

Jenny Gordon:
Jenny is the founder & brilliance coach at Jenuine Consulting; a people developer who specialises in helping businesses create and sustain brilliantly effective, productive, teams. Bringing practical understanding of the issues that keep you awake at night, together with wide-ranging experience and a sustained record of success in coaching, facilitation, learning and development, quality improvement and innovation helps illuminate your business, creating clear strategies to bring out not only the unique brilliance of you but also the people you work with.

Jenuine Consulting

Ian Farrington:
Ian has spent over 30 years working in the public, private and not for for profit sectors. In theory, this was about policy, strategy and delivery in a range of contexts. In reality, it was always about people and the realisation that it takes the right people, with the right support, to deliver sustainable success.


About the Oxford Business Podcast:

The Oxford Business Podcast is a podcast by OBCN, the Oxford Business Community Network, and hosted by Mike Foster, the Entrepreneurs Mentor, and Ben Thompson from Thompson & Terry Recruitment.

Mike Foster: @mikefosteroxford
The Entrepreneurs Mentor:

Ben Thompson: @ben-thompson
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The Oxford Business Community Network has been established to provide a trusted, peer to peer, group networking opportunity for businesses based in Oxfordshire, where 'people buy people'.

The Oxford Business Podcast is produced by Story Ninety-Four and recorded in their Podcast Studio in central Oxford.