Testimonials

“Ross McWilliam has been a valuable and regular contributor on ITV Granada Reports. He is a talented communicator and can offer a keen insight into emotional and mental health”

Anna Youssef Producer ITV Granada

“Enthusiastic, enthralling, and entertaining, Ross McWilliam is an inspiring individual. I’ve known Ross for many years, and much as I have to do on a daily basis at BBC News, he engages the audience. Ross clearly has a love for learning and is also passionate to share that knowledge.”

Richard Frediani
Senior News Editor BBC

“I have known Ross for many years and worked with him in a number of different capacities. He has now found his niche as a motivational speaker and accomplished author. He connects directly with audiences, creating positive and lasting change.”

David Taylor
Pro Chancellor, University of Central Lancashire, Chairman Lancashire Enterprise Partnership.

“I have worked with Ross for a number of years. Beyond his knowledge and qualifications, he has a clear knack of engaging and connecting with his audience. He is authentic and his delivery is bespoke every time. He is a leader in mindsets.”

David Fann
Associate Headteacher, Former NAHT Secretary

“Ross never fails to come up with new ways to engage his audience – the learning is always bespoke and professional. Ross delivered a great session on body language to aspiring Financial Directors.”

Clare Parisi
ICAEW

“This is the second year we have used Ross. He is down to earth, professional and always makes sure we learn what we need to learn…and in an engaging way.”

Sara Hartmann
Dusseldorf International School

“The group of young people that worked with Ross over 6 months have really grown in determination and Grit – showing more enthusiasm and positivity in school and toward their daily challenges. Ross is well organised and easily adaptable meaning that the work he does can be tailored to different group sizes and ages – from 1-2-1 sessions to groups of 10 or even whole year assemblies.”

Anthony Duckworth, Assistant Head, Bishop Rawstorne Church of England Academy, Croston

“A big thank you for yesterday’s session. Feedback from staff was very positive, despite the tiredness that sometimes consumes at the end of a school day. We will be booking for more mental health and wellbeing sessions with both pupils and staff.”

Zahida Hanif, Assistant Headteacher Preston Muslim Girls School, Preston

“Your mental health deliveries were very relaxed, informative and engaging. I am sure the delegates got much out of your sessions.”

Clive Stevenson, National Trainer Mental Health First Aid England (MHFA)

“That was a tricky session delivering growth mindsets to the whole staff after a long day of teacher . You handled it very well. Well done.”

Anthony Duckworth, Assistant Headteacher, Bishop Rawstorne Church of England School, Croston

“Detailed and professionally run Leadership course. We got so much out of the day.”

Rob and Amy, Creative Education Day Delegates, Leeds

“Very well presented, good material and intervention on Leadership.”

Scott Lycett, PE Teacher, Bedfordshire

“Thanks so much.  Staff really enjoyed the day and the feedback from the evaluation forms was really positive. I am sure they came away feeling well equipped with some additional skills to help them self-manage their mental health.  The presentation was delivered really well with an element of humour and covered lots of key points.”

Anna Lazenby, School Business Manager, Loyne School, Lancaster

“I just wanted to formally thank you for an excellent session which was delivered to the School Business Managers. I am sure everyone got something out of your mental health and wellbeing session. I look forward to seeing you at Essex Rainham SBM Conference next month.”

Sandy Tomlinson, Founder & ChairNewham School Business Management Network

“As a result of your workshops last year, I would like to book you for two days resilience training and keynote speaking to over 100 of our staff.”

Nick Mathers, Manchester College, Head of Learning

“Our staff found your anger management course hugely beneficial.  The resources that you’ve sent will also be a huge help as we try to embed the strategies that you outlined.”

Emma Rainford, Deputy Head Teacher, Parrs Wood High School, Manchester

“Ross delivered a day’s CPD on the role of the Mental Health Lead in schools. Ross was very informative and has a great depth of knowledge. I really enjoyed it.”

Tom Sixsmith, Head of Year, Bishop Rawstorne C of E School, Croston

“I have known Ross for many years and worked with him in a number of different capacities. He has now found his niche as a motivational speaker and accomplished author. He connects directly with audiences, creating positive and lasting change.”

David Taylor, Pro Chancellor, University of Central Lancashire, Chairman Lancashire Enterprise Partnership.

“I have worked with Ross for a number of years. Beyond his knowledge and qualifications, he has a clear knack of engaging and connecting with his audience. He is authentic and his delivery is bespoke every time. He is a leader in mindsets.”

David Fann, Associate Headteacher, Former NAHT Secretary

“We wanted something a little different beyond just education. I asked Ross for a bespoke programme which blended some education with a fun session – Ross delivered perfectly.”

Vidar Akre, Norwegian School Leadership Programme

“Ross never fails to come up with new ways to engage his audience – the learning is always bespoke and professional. Ross delivered a great session on body language to aspiring Financial Directors.”

Clare Parisi, Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW)

“This is the second year we have used Ross. He is down to earth, professional and always makes sure we learn what we need to learn…and in an engaging way.”

Sara Hartmann, Dusseldorf International School, Germany

“Ross has worked with us for many years. He is knowledgeable, reliable, engaging and just knows how to connect with students – it is a gift!”

Jonny Ellithorn NCS Manager Blackpool FC.

“Ross has a wealth of experience working with young students, We have used him for many years and each and every time the students really get something out of his sessions. The engagement is phenomenal!”

Fran Walker UCLAN Launchpad Director

“Ross never fails to come up with new ways to engage his audience – the learning is always bespoke and professional. Ross delivered a great session on body language to aspiring Financial Directors.”

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