Ann Jackman is an independent leadership development consultant and executive coach with a wide range of clients in the not for profit, public and private sectors. She works in the UK and internationally. Ann trained as an internal organisational development consultant in 1998 with Price Waterhouse and the Tavistock Institute. She undertook further training as an assertiveness trainer with Redwood in 1989 and was accredited to train other women as assertiveness trainers in 1992. Ann is qualified to administer and interpret the Myers Briggs Personality Type Indicator, Steps 1 and 2 and the FIRO –B interpersonal needs inventory. She has also completed training in Appreciative Inquiry and thinking partnerships, consultancy approaches to working with people in organisations. www.annjackman.com.