our approach

waking up to our true potential




Using our learning process of realise, evolve, transform, we enable groups and individuals to explore a simple yet powerful truth behind their own experience and awaken them to their Authentic Power Potential.

As individuals start to see the nature of this potential they gain a greater clarity about the connections between their thoughts, feelings and current behaviour strategies and begin to identify new opportunities and choices that hitherto have been unavailable.

the team

Fiona D’Arcy BSc, MSc

Fiona is a creative and results-orientated professional who has over 15 years’ experience of working in the field of learning, leadership, organisation and talent development. She gained her first degree in Psychology at the University of Leicester and has spent her career working in organisations to enable and develop individual, group and organisational performance.

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Fiona held a number senior positions before becoming a Consultant. She excels at strategy whilst maintaining a strong operational focus of delivering solutions through consulting, coaching, facilitation and project management. She has worked across a wide breadth of industries and organisations both in the UK and internationally.

Fiona was awarded an MSc in People and Organisation Development from Roffey Park. She has led strategic leadership, talent development and organisation development projects that are innovative and engaging. Fiona works with a specific psychological understanding to establish platforms from which to create change and has devised an enabled learning approach to uncover our Authentic Power Potential.

She develops authentic leadership within the themes of clarity creativity, connection, compassion and courage. One of her leadership programmes was awarded the CIPD Learning Award for developing top talent, and another client achieved the highest positive shift in engagement scores ever recorded by Gallop in Europe.

She is passionate about enabling individuals to maximise their full potential and to thrive and flourish. Fiona collaborates with key partners to develop resilience and wellbeing in young people and marginalised communities.


Stella Popowicz BA, MBA

Stella had a successful 15 year career in buying and merchandising leading commercial and product innovation for a range of high street retailers. She led teams to ensure market leadership and negotiated £20 million contracts and sourced products both from within the UK and internationally. She completed an MBA from Aston University.

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Stella extended her entrepreneurial and commercial acumen to working on a number of start ups including property development and luxury fashion goods.

As a people leader, Stella always had a keen interest in supporting people reach their full potential and uses a coaching approach to achieve results. More recently Stella has been studying a psychological understanding of the human experience and the design behind clarity and resilience enabling a robust foundation for all human potential.

Stella is now combining her experience of working in organisations with this understanding and is excited about facilitating programs to groups and individuals pointing them in the direction of this simple yet powerful truth. Stella supports people in uncovering their true potential, increasing productivity, creativity, resilience and wellbeing.

This understanding is universal and Stella works in a voluntary capacity with offenders in HMPPS. She is helping to bring to people a clear understanding of how the mind works and to support them achieve transformational shifts in behaviours and future opportunities.


Debbie Standish

Debbie specialises in executive coaching and mentoring, employee engagement and change management. Her breadth of business experience and coaching expertise enable her to enhance leadership capability and impact whilst understanding the demands of the commercial and organisational environment. Her coaching clients describe her style as direct, challenging, empathetic and intuitive – she focuses on goals and delivers results.

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Debbie’s operational experience covers Research, Sales, Marketing and Corporate Communications. She has over 20 years’ in-house experience, four years of which was as a Director of a global beverage company. She has been involved at a senior level in a range of communication and change management projects including acquisitions, mergers, divestitures, restructuring, relocation, a management buy-out, MMC/OFT enquires and global expansion and so understands the demands of the commercial environment.

For the last 15 years she has specialised in executive coaching and mentoring and has qualified as a leadership coach. The majority of her clients are CEOs, MDs, Directors and Heads of Dept. Her work explores; leadership development, clarity, creativity and decision making, building confidence, personal presence and impact, emotional intelligence, stakeholder engagement, personal effectiveness and transitioning/returning to a new role for women returners. She has experience of a broad number of sectors including; Financial Services, Professional Services, Media, Telecoms and Pharmaceuticals.