Sylvia has a real passion for learning and personal development and in addition to her role as National Sales Director with the Athena Network, she is also a highly motivated Talent Dynamics Performance Consultant.
Sylvia is so impressed by the opportunities to effect real change through the Talent Dynamics profiling and business development tools and training that she invested in the Step 2 intensive training course in Bali in November 2012 to enable her to effect even more change for her clients.
By becoming a Flow Consultant License Holder for Talent Dynamics Sylvia now trains and accredits Talent Dynamics Flow Consultants so that they can deliver Profiles and debriefs for individuals and teams.
Sylvia also acquired a Diploma in NLP in July 2012 to add to her portfolio of skills.
Sylvia is a born networker and has set up 10 very successful lunchtime networking groups for business women in Bucks and Berkshire as well as 2 more informal ‘drop in’ networking groups.
Sylvia’s diverse experience in networking has led to her developing training sessions to help others maximise the vast potential of the whole networking opportunity.
Sylvia is passionate about helping people to realise their full potential, achieve their goals and make their mark on the world.
Sylvia is also an avid Charity Fund raiser and actively supports the Charity members within her network by running and supporting several charity events every year.
Sylvia was born and bred in Glasgow and left school with excellent qualifications, pursued a career in nursing, midwifery and intensive care and was rapidly promoted to ‘Theatre Sister’ in Open Heart Surgery.
With an intense interest in health and nutrition she started her own Health Food business and ran an independent shop and a franchise in House of Fraser, Glasgow.
After a move to the south of England, Sylvia worked for several years in sales in the Pharmaceutical Industry where she had excellent training in sales/marketing and presenting.
This led her into ‘Industrial Motivation Ltd’ where she regularly ran breakfast meetings for senior executives followed by presentations to their board of directors and subsequent motivational campaigns within their organisations.
After a family career break Sylvia took on the role of Business Development Director for a finance company and it was during that time that she discovered the power of networking which led her to her role of National Sales Director for The Athena Network
A favourite quote – “Do not follow the well worn path, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail” Nelson Mandela