About Striding Out
Striding Out Community Interest Company is a leading provider of leadership, business and career coaching services, supported by training, networking and work placement services.
We work with individuals of all ages and backgrounds to help them stride out to success, and we have a special mission as an organisation to give young people access to coaching tools and techniques to empower them to achieve their potential.
Our aim is to utilise coaching tools and techniques, professional training and our network of contacts, to help individuals define and achieve their true potential in work and life.
Our objectives are to:-
- Equip individuals with the enterprising attributes, skills and knowledge to succeed
- Support individuals into training, education and employment
- Support individuals into self-employment
- Support individuals to be successful leaders in their field.
- Empower individuals to coach and mentor others.
We provide business coaching and training to social, ethical and commercial entrepreneurs from early stage through to growth. Find out more here
We provide career coaching, work experience brokerage and career preparation training to individuals. Find out more here
We provide leadership coaching and training to individuals leading others in their community or workplace. Find out more here
Training in Coaching Skills
We train business professionals, youth workers and volunteers in coaching skills to equip them to support, mentor or manage their colleagues, clients or peers. Find out more here
Research and Consultancy
We undertake research and consultancy on matters concerning youth, employment, training, entrepreneurship and social enterprise. We have an established track record in delivering consultancy and research into all of these topics for the public, private and third sector. Find out more here
As an organisation we aim to INSPIRE as well as be INSPIRED by the individuals and the partners we work with! Our Vision reflects our values....
- Inspiring. To promote the achievements of our clients to inspire and motivate other like-minded individuals and organisations.
- Networked. To identify, facilitate and develop relationships for professional and personal development.
- Successful. The drive to succeed is a core characteristic reflected throughout our work with entrepreneurs and our stakeholders.
- Pioneering. Striding Out encourages it's clients to have belief in themselves and their abilities and to be pioneers in their chosen industry.
- Inclusive. The company strives to work with individuals from all ages, backgrounds and communities.
- Responsible. Striding Out is committed to promoting and practicing the best way to run a business, with a positive impact on the environment, economy and community.
- Entrepreneurial. Nurturing the entrepreneurial nature of our staff, members and our partners is fundamental to our business success.
- Dynamic. Motivated and energetic to explore and harness new challenges and opportunities that are presented to us as entrepreneurs.
As an organisation we are passionate about maintaining the highest standards of ethics possible, and therefore all our coaches align themselves to the Code Of Ethics of the International Coach Federation.