Miriam & Anne

Miriam Ahern

Miriam is a creative and energetic business adviser with over 20 years’ experience in diverse private and public sector environments. She is an advocate of action-learning based professional development, and has a genuine empathy for those affected by a changing work environment. As well as being co-founder of Tackle THAT THING!, Miriam is a partner at Align Management Solutions – the business consultancy which she founded in 2001. She is a Certified Management Consultant and a qualified and experienced facilitator, coach and mentor. She is President-elect (2012) of the Institute of Management Consultants and Advisers in Ireland.

Miriam has enjoyed working with companies of all sizes in many industries. She particularly loves working with evolving individuals on a one-to-one basis. Corporate clients include such organisations as Pfizer Ireland Pharmaceuticals, PayPal, the Health Service Executive, the Association for Garda Sergeants and Inspectors, e-Bay, the Irish Gerontological Society of Ireland, and Dublin City University Ryan Academy for Entrepreneurship.

In addition to running her businesses, Miriam has two teenage daughters and is no stranger to the personal productivity and time management challenges in these busy times when there seems to be much more to do than there is time to do it. She has a particular interest in the concept of procrastination and its root causes in the individual.

Anne Corcoran

Anne is an influential and supportive business trainer and coach with 20 years’ experience in business environments and now specialising in the development of the person in work and personal arenas. Anne believes in experiential learning underpinned by support and encouragement to consolidate learning and growth in people. Anne is co-founder of Tackle THAT THiNG! and is the owner of Accend, a coaching company which is absolutely passionate about helping you to discover the real you.
Corporate clients include Cement Roadstone Holdings, the Ecclesiastical Group, Eircom Phonewatch, Bus Eireann, the Garvey Group, Hegarty Financial Management, TQ Papers, Moneymate Ltd.  and Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services Ltd. Personal client information is held in confidence and references may be obtained if required.

Anne is a FETAC-approved trainer and she is a qualified coach-trainer and supervisor. She is a member of the Association for Coaching; the European Council of Coaching & Mentoring; an accredited coach with the International Coach Federation and the Life & Business Coaching Association of Ireland.
Having worked in the Financial Services sector for twenty years to Senior Management level and full Corporate Partnership, Anne’s career path has given her valuable insight into the many challenges and opportunities facing people in the corporate world today. Success for Anne is seeing her clients deepen their self-awareness and understanding of who they are in their lives and careers. This clarity enables them to grow and develop with increased confidence and belief  in themselves.

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