Paul Bailey

Confidence coach working with people to enhance business and personal performance

Trained at the world’s largest life-coaching school, Paul delivers his coaching expertise through face-to-face individual or group sessions, or remotely by telephone and online conferencing. Paul’s clients come from diverse backgrounds, including from the worlds of art, business, and academia on both sides of the Atlantic. He also presents the personal development internet radio show ActionPodcast, the shows can be downloaded for free on the website or iTunes.

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Paul’s unique and upbeat approach to coaching enables each individual to verbalise ideas, goals, and dreams; to explore options; to develop effective directions and plans; and to move forward at a comfortable-yet-productive pace—and all without ever feeling judged or criticised. The result is that Paul’s clients are empowered to focus on possibilities and to achieve maximum fulfilment and success in all aspects of their lives. Paul co-authored the motivational book; 80 Tips, Tricks and Perspective Shifts for Everyday Action
Fear and Respect- Different Management

Fear and Respect- Different Management Styles

Allowing your employees to have input in the business is also a sign that you respect them. You also need to accept the fact that there are some things where your employees are better than you. Giving people credit for their skills is one of the ways you can earn respect.
03/07/2015 14:51 BST
Improve Your Leadership

Improve Your Leadership Style

Contrary to what other managers and leaders think, coaching isn't as simple as telling people what they're good or bad at. Coaching is managing - using a positive language.
04/11/2014 14:48 GMT
Cholesterol: My Steps to Reducing

Cholesterol: My Steps to Reducing It

I've always been interested in monitoring my cholesterol ever since my mother died from a heart attack aged just 45. I was 13 years old at the time. Watching your mother drop dead in front of you is something you carry with you for the rest of your life. So I knew that I had to look after my health and most importantly my heart.
03/07/2013 11:03 BST
Getting Your Mind in the Zone to

Getting Your Mind in the Zone to Success

You've heard people say, "It's all in the mind," true enough half of our battles are won if only we are able to put our minds on it. As humans capable of dreaming and yearning for more in life, we set out to achieve different goals and embark on projects. But the sad thing is, most of these plans are left unfulfilled.
28/05/2013 12:35 BST
Four Steps to Learning New Skills and Make Sure They

Four Steps to Learning New Skills and Make Sure They Stick

Remember trying to learn how to count to a hundred when you were a kid? What about learning to drive? Do you remember the satisfaction and pride you felt after you mastered these skills? We all want to learn new skills, whether it be a technical skill or just something interesting to study, people feel a certain sense of satisfaction when learning something new. Learning is a part of personal development; every time you learn something new, you get a bit closer to reaching your full potential.
01/05/2013 12:51 BST
Apologise and Be the Bigger

Apologise and Be the Bigger Man

You may have been taught by society never to apologise. Some people view it as a sign of weakness, while others think it's just humiliating to apologise after a fight. Apologising doesn't mean you're allowing the other party to go on a power trip over you.
29/04/2013 11:46 BST
Twenty-Three Top Tips to Building

Twenty-Three Top Tips to Building Confidence

After coaching people for years on how to build confidence, I noticed a few of the same tips always seemed to come up trumps ... Some will resonate with you, others will seem rather old hat and tired, but the fact of the matter is that these really do work.
08/04/2013 18:42 BST
Start Building a Healthy Self-Esteem

Start Building a Healthy Self-Esteem Today

Building a healthy self esteem can do wonders for your life. The way you deal with people on a personal and professional level are all affected by how <em>you</em> perceive yourself. Having a low level of self confidence may greatly affect your life; you end up having a harder time performing at work, maintaining healthy relationships, and enjoying life.
31/03/2013 19:27 BST