Barbara Watkinson

Barbara is a Leadership Expert who has been working with businesses for over 30 years to grow leaders that get outstanding performance from themselves and others.  Published in 2008 in CEO Today writing on managing organisational change, and guest speaker at numerous big platform events, Barbara is a practising coach, trainer and facilitator.

Currently Barbara is working with Board level executives, and those identified as future leaders, on a number of projects to help them step up their game as business leaders. Her client list includes large corporations, SMEs, charities and government bodies.

After a short time in teaching, Barbara spent 6 years as an officer in the British Army, including a role training future leaders. This was followed by a successful career in corporate business, including time as Head of Management Development for Leadership Development Limited, and Organisation Development Director for Thomson Reuters. Additionally she spent 6 years as a trustee, Head of HR and Governor of a large charitable foundation that specialises in the Education sector.

Since 2005 Barbara has been the Director of Leadership for mc-cubed ltd, a consultancy that focuses on helping businesses to be outstanding by developing motivated and capable leaders. She has an impressive track record with over 95% of clients coming from referrals or repeat business.

Barbara is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development, and is qualified to use a wide range of psychometric and training tools.  She lives in Berkshire and has 2 grown up children.

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