Communication Skills and Personal Effectiveness Trainer

Jon Howarth is an experienced commercial manager, corporate trainer and qualified counsellor. He holds a first degree in Business Studies and an MA in Counselling and Psychotherapy from Leicester University.

For the past 14 years Jon has worked with businesses across the UK delivering people development courses and personal coaching. His clients have included companies such as ABTA, Leica, AQA, Babcock International, John Laing as well as organisations in the public and charity sectors. He is also an accomplished speaker at trade association and industry body meetings.

Jon’s area of expertise centres around communication skills and personal effectiveness including: dealing with difficult people; assertiveness and time management; interviewing and appraisal skills; sales effectiveness; customer service and complaints handling; negotiation skills; and individual coaching and goal setting.

Jon is a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. In addition to his corporate work, he is a volunteer counsellor at a local counselling centre and a Further Education college.