Screen Shot 2016-06-08 at 13.26.38Mike Small is a man of vast experience from working within Sales, Training and Development for a multi national pharmaceutical company and also has created and sold a number of small start up businesses in a variety of industries.

Mike’s latest business venture is life coaching business with the focus of working with professional and elite sports people off the training ground. Mike has been with a selected group of SFF learners for the past 6 months meeting with the learners setting goals and reviewing progress on a fortnightly basis.

The individual sessions that Mike has worked on with the SFF learners have focussed on understanding Sports Performance, education , life skills , diet and nutrition , day to day work life balance and communication.

One of the learners that Mike has worked closely with is Jordan Ponticelli who has recently signed for Coventry City on a 2 year professional contract. Jordan spoke of the work he had done with Mike “I found the sessions very useful to reach my goal of finding a professional contract, Mike questioned me to make sure I met my fortnightly goals which we agreed on each time we met. The sessions have helped me achieve my goal earlier than I expected and I very appreciative of the time Mike has spent working with me. I felt very comfortable working with Mike he is professional and very friendly man who I will continue to work with in my time with Coventry City”

Director Dan Elliott is very appreciative of the work Mike has done with the learners, “Mike has shown consistent professionalism throughout his time within Strachan Football Foundation, the work he has done with the learners has been completely confidential however myself and the SFF staff have seen a distinct improvement in the everyday conduct and performance both on and off the field with the lads he worked with”

For those interested in working with Mike Small Coaching you can contact him through his website or via telephone on 07771 937907.