Has a way of lighting up the genius in all who meet her, making learning joyful,
life changing and real.
Liz brings an impressive breadth of knowledge gained over a life time of exploring
the human psyche.
Defining moments along her journey in life, inspired and motivated her to study Neuro
Linguistic Programming, Transactional Analysis, Bereavement Counselling, Gestalt
Therapy, Solution Focused Coaching, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Clinical Supervision
What she does now is to teach others to be at the cause of their life and encourage
them to have the world the way they want it. Her personal style is fun, energetic
and very down to earth.
Her career has encompassed management in both the private and public sectors.
"I feel staggeringly lucky to have been able to attend your course. The difference
it had made to my life has been immense. I have more confidence now, I feel able
to deal with so much more in my life, I have my sense of humour back (very important)
and I have made wonderful friends, too."
"Thank you so much Liz for all you have done for me - and indeed all of us!"
Since becoming an NLP trainer she has concentrated on running NLP programmes with
her partner Robert Smith at Treacle Cottages.
Robert and Liz together have that "magic something" that demonstrates that One plus
One equals Three.
An enthusiastic, motivational yet forthright style with a gift for making the complex
understandably simple and inspiring.
Robert is an expert in leadership, team and individual development and Neuro Linguistic
Programming (NLP) in business. He is an internationally renowned consultant, motivational
trainer and is an executive coach to high-flying business leaders as well as a developer
and designer of leadership training programmes. Robert specialises in using the most
powerful developmental psychologies to enable people to realise their individual
As a leadership mentor and coach since the 1980s Robert has researched the dynamic
development of personal psychology. In parallel he also studied therapeutic counselling
and psychotherapy. Robert’s early career was spent at the cutting edge of management
studying with many of the original developers of NLP, a Postgraduate Diploma in Management
Studies and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA). Robert is also registered
as a psychotherapist with the UK Council for Psychotherapy (980231), British Association
for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies (9893639) and, is ANLP's International
Ambassador and Master Trainer with INLPTA.
Robert spends his time between high profile business training and running NLP programmes
with his partner Liz Bailey at Treacle Cottage.
Liz and Robert together have that " magic something" that demonstrates that One plus
One equals Three.
Ian is a Consultant and International Leader who was known as “the trouble shooter”
by his colleagues in corporate life. His consistent ability to turn around under-performing
businesses and teams, as well as taking ’good’ performing teams and individuals to
even higher levels of performance, makes him an inspirational leader.
Ian has held senior leadership roles in Sales, Services and Marketing as well as
operational business roles, strategic development and change management roles on
an International scale.
Working with Sony, Schlumberger, Digital Equipment Corporation, Compaq, and Hewlett
Packard he has led large international teams of people and businesses of up to £500m
across a variety of industrial segments. This vast experience combined with his warm,
measured yet incisive results and focused style, draws people to want to work with
He is a wizard at facilitating others develop their awareness, thinking, self sufficiency
and developing innovative solutions for business and personal change.
Suraj has been involved in the study of medicine for the past 18 years. He is a qualified
doctor (MB BS) and a practising psychiatrist (Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists,
London). Suraj takes a whole-person, holistic approach to compliment his specialist
understanding of various physiological and psychological states. He has experienced
many personal breakthroughs after attending training with the likes of Anthony Robbins,
the Landmark Forum and Christopher Howard. Suraj is a follower of the principle that
our quality of life is directly related to the quality of the meaning we give our
life experiences. He operates from the position that if we could change our "meanings"
we could change most of our problem psychological states.
Suraj is currently engaged as a consultant psychiatrist in Devon and Somerset. He
is also director of a venture assistance and business consulting company. Before
this he was a co-director of an independent healthcare company after more than 8
years of NHS experience. Suraj is passionately involved in helping individuals with
mental health issues and neuro-developmental disorders such as autism discover their
full potential and have the quality of life that we all deserve.
Carol is an enthusiastic, energetic and versatile learning and development consultant
& motivational speaker who has recently published her first book – “Hitting the Wall…..and
breaking through!” She manages and runs her own successful training and development
consultancy based in Dubai.
She communicates with ease across multi cultural environments and to all levels of
an organization. Carol specializes in change that sticks! Her style is informal,
fun and relaxed which nevertheless is sharply focused on achieving the goals at hand.
Participants of her programs leave highly motivated with a passion to get things
She is a true master of the motivational corporate seminar where she unshackles latent
potential. Her sparkling oratory combined with the magic and transformational metaphors
of Firewalking, Arrow breaking and Board breaking create events for you that will
remain in your memory for ever. Carol knows how to really energize, inspire and motivate
you to action so whatever you dream of having, being or doing becomes reality.
Nergis Pekcan has built an impressive career as a language teacher. She has worked
for many different institutes such as Head of Languages of METU College, Language
Department of Bilkent University, Teacher Training Department of Atilim University,
and many others. She is a sought after international speaker at Language Learning
The most successful English learning technique in the world is the result of her
She uses the most Advanced Technologies and NLP Techniques for teaching and learning
including techniques for super studying, increasing and maintaining motivation and
the learning strategies of the best language learners. NLP Express English was designed
by her; this programme enables students to move up one academic level in seven days.
All Nergis’s programmes are tailored to meet particular academic levels or specialist
groups. Special groups she works with including medical, business, art and engineering.
Her style is energetic, highly practical and fun, making learning easy.
Niraj is a Consultant Psychiatrist and managing director of Lenus Global, a Leader
coaching and well being consultancy. Niraj is passionate about helping individuals
to fulfil their optimum potential through the use of personalised and holistic solutions.
Niraj has been involved in service development and quality improvements in the private
and public health sector. He is currently pursuing an MBA and his research dissertation
is on the subject of self-leadership. His passion for excellence kindled his interest
in coaching and he has coached leaders from various backgrounds, including the NHS,
private healthcare, property and IT industries.
Niraj’s other areas of expertise include neurodevelopmental and neuropsychiatric
conditions. He became a certified INLPTA trainer in 2011 following several years
of interest in the field of NLP. His special interest is the neuroscience of peak
performance and leadership.
His other qualifications include a Diploma in Performance Coaching and a Diploma
in Law. He is actively involved in medico-legal work for the UK High Court. Niraj
is registered with the General Medical Council (GMC) and he is a member of the Royal
College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych).
Using a mind-body approach, Niraj guides individuals to realise their full potential
in order to achieve their goals and dreams.
Caroline Wignall came to study NLP and Coaching in Leadership at a senior level during
a management career that had been focused on developing and coaching others to believe
in themselves and build better relationships; and it became a passion from the moment
she discovered it.
Embracing the change in direction, she continued on to become an NLP Trainer, and
is now concentrating on designing and running NLP programmes.
She has a friendly and grounded style, drawing on her own experiences to help make
learning NLP relevant in people's lives. Taking inspiration from Robert and Liz,
she encourages others to have, do and be all they want in life.
Rod is a specialist in raising human performance. Coming from a sharply focused
performance background in the Metropolitan Police, London, professional sports coaching
and corporate sports management he really knows what it takes to perform, to achieve
and to win!
He is an International NLP Trainer, Certified Coach, Inner Game Specialist and a
Trainer of Trainers who brings a unique and highly powerful cross fertilisation of
developmental skills and experience to his work. Highly passionate about what he
does he balances his time between raising personal and team performance and developing
speaking, presenting and training skills for a range of clients.
Sanjeev Kumar Sampath
Sanjeev Kumar Sampath is the founder of Keystone Training Circle the Treacle Training
partner for India and the Far East. A graduate in Economics and a post-graduate in
Mass Communication, he has been in the field of training and development for over
a decade with experience in communication training, accent training, behavioural
and leadership training. His prior training experience spans global organizations
in India like General Electric (GE), Nipuna (Satyam BPO), and Genpact, and has been
a founding member of a training company, Value Inc Solutions, before starting this
venture. He brings along significant experience as a Super trainer at two multinational
companies and has successfully designed and conducted Train the Trainer (TTT) courses.
Sanjeev is an INLPTA certified NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming) trainer and Master Practitioner and is a registered training member with international bodies- ANLP-CIC, ABNLP & INLPTA.