Glen has honed these skills over more than 30 years working and training in the education industry. During this time frame he gained a degree in Business Communication and a Teaching Diploma as well several other education related diplomas and certificates. He was awarded the New Zealand National Speakers Association “Educator of the Year” 2015-2016. He is also one of only 9 people in New Zealand to have received the coveted “Certified Professional Speaker” award. Glen’s real strengths though are in his ability to connect with his audience, big or small, in an entertaining, engaging and passionate manner. Glen has taught young and old, individuals and groups of hundreds, literate highly educated leaders CEO’s and non-literate unemployed, in a broad range of skills and across a broad range of ethnicity. Glen’s ability to connect quickly and warmly with people is one of the keys to his success as an educator. His sense of humour breaks the ice and opens people’s hearts up to transformational learning. He cares about people and this shows through. Glen also has a unique ability to find the “teacheable moment”. He works with people where they are at and has an intuitive ability to find the unique needs of businesses and individuals and draw out of them solutions for those needs.