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“A fantastic experience. It came at a perfect time for me and allowed me to finish the year on a positive note in many areas of my life. It has changed me, changed my life and will continue to do so.”

Anne Wilson, Bank of Scotland

“The follow-up helped to make sure this was not just another course folder to put on the shelf”

David Giblin, Shell

“All who listened to Phil were impressed and motivated by what they heard. Make sure you have the opportunity yourself to listen to Phil Olley sometime in the future.”

David Strachan, Chairman, LIA North Scotland

“Excellent – very tailored, flexible to my needs and a great learning opportunity. Excellent initiative – everyone should do it.”

FemkeNorgaard, Johnson & Johnson

“Of great value. I feel I have gained confidence, motivation and a positive attitude to life. The motivating aspect is probably the thing I will continue to use most – wanting to do something and just going ahead and doing it!”

Ian Haythornthwaite, Halifax plc

“Kick-started” me into action! Made me focus, take responsibility for my goals, and do something about them.

Julie Coxall, Bank of Scotland

“It is one of the most enjoyable events that I’ve been on. The content was inspiring and extremely well delivered.”

Laura Thom, Involve!

“Phil’s unique style of interactive presentation gave the audience exposure to his ideas by encouraging reaction. He has the edge on other motivational speakers as he not only points out our objectives, needs and opportunities, but inspires and encourages action from his audience. He is a dynamic force and makes a significant impact on any audience.”

Lynn Barron-Ladd, Chairman, FWIB

“A very concentrated collection of ideas and techniques which have practical application in the workplace.”

Malcolm Barron, Fife Careers

“One of the most valuable experiences of my life. I have taken control of my actions and reactions to improve my life on both a personal and work basis.”

Margaret Barnett, Bank of Scotland

Blueprint Weekend Testimonials

“I really needed this time to focus on my business and its future. I now have the passion and drive to take it to the next level using the tools learnt on this weekend. Thank you for your delivery of this workshop at the exact time I needed it!”

Annabelle Webster
Timber and Damp

“Thank you! Focus and time to reflect have been critical to my future success. I’m leaving the weekend feeling energised, committed and passionate!”

Aimee Holland
Business Owner
Grow My Profit

“I found the weekend immensely helpful. It really helped us to set up focused action planbes, and made me believe we can grow our company significantly in the next couple of years. And there are tools and techniques I can really implement from day-to-day.”

Yuan Lin

“Good pace, good content, ideal environment. Ten out of ten!”

Pete Thomson

“This has been a thoroughly enjoyable and useful weekend. It has enabled me to clarify and timeline my Vision – and the stepping stones to ensure I achieve it!”

Mike Stokes
The Business Club (Lincs)

“A relaxing, friendly environment which did much for my confidence. The content was grounded and practical and can easily be adapted and implemented within my business.”

Andrew Morrison
Nobisco Ltd

“The masterclass has really helped me focus on what is important to me. Phil’s easy, relaxed style meant that I didn’t even realise the shift as it happened unbtil the massive change occurred, allowing me to shift into the 3 percent!!!”

Denise Stroud

“An excellent masterclass; very well presented. I’m very enthused and eager to get started on my climb to the top of the mountain!”

Craig Harley
Global Oil and Gas Company, Aberdeen

“Very clear Blueprint and the toolkit all flowed naturally, in the right order, so that the weekend came to a conclusion with the whole ‘kit’ coming together. I now have a master plan to work on. Fantastically inspirational!”

John Aitken

“A weekend filled with fantastic, thoguhbt-provoking ideas and techniques to build a more successful life which I will be applying to my goals – goals that I can now see a lot more clearly! Thank you!!”

Chris Williams

“A really inspoiring weekend – a chance to step out of the routines of life and refocus on what’s important, and on what I need to do to fulfil my dreams. Helped clarify so many things for me – the importance of a clear vision, and how many things hang on that – systems, structure, planning. So much information, and I feel I have the tools and now the time to put it all into practice.”

Rebecca Russell
Stepping Stones for Business

“The Blueprint weekend has begun a huge change in my life. The tools Phil has given me, the knowledge and understanding, and the action plan, is amazing! I can’t wait to get going on putting my plans in place!”

Chris Nagle

“The Blueprint weekend’s unique benefit has been to provide several critical practical and easy-to-implement methods to ensure my goals will be achieved. Lots of great ideas and techniques, with – importantly – frequent breaks between topics to allow concepts to ‘set’ before moving onto something else. ”

Ben Coker

“Thank you for such a life-changing weekend.”

Chris Healy

“I have found the weekend excellent. I now want to push myself and challenge myself – making a major difference to my life and business – pushing beyond my boundaries and extending my belief in my capabilities.”

Jackie Fallon

“Great Business Blueprint weekend. Lots of content, and lots of opportunity to ask questions. Phil is a great communicator and has the interests of his audience and their businesses at heart.”

Simon Wade


“Excellent. It ensured I focus on my working practices and successes on a daily basis, plus it offered fresh an practical insights into my working life. It opened my eyes to new ways of thinking and acting. It also provide me with support and encouragement.”
Richard Alsford, National Account Manager, L’Oreal
“Thank you for speaking at our recent sales meeting. I know from the feedback from our development team that they thoroughly enjoyed your contribution to the day. Everyone is now running scared of Jim given his new-found strength.”
Kevin McLeod, Regional Director of Sales, Bank of Scotland