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Purple Skies Consulting Ltd

Taking your career to new heights; one step at a time





About Us

Purple Skies Consulting Ltd Taking your career to new heights; one step at a time. Working with Gillian Walton, your Personal Development Partner, to stop the burnout, find a way forwards, release those blocks and fears plus re-unite you with your confidence. Using person centered and transformational life coaching skills to move you from one step to the next. You will always get a service with a smile and be treated like a VIP, because all Purple Skies clients are important clients. Additionally, working with your organisation as part of a professional development programme. Using coaching techniques with your teams or individuals to achieve the goals and objectives set out within your professional development programme.

Working with Gill

All my clients are VIP clients, there is no difference at Purple Skies Consulting. Each client will want to work in different ways but the most important element is you, the client. Working with you 1-to-1 to help you walk your chosen path and get to where you want to be. I will work with you to break through those blocks and fears. Building self esteem, a positive self-image and re-unite you with your confidence.

Career Development

Working 1-to-1 with you if you are stuck in your career and need to get unstuck and move forwards.

Adapting to change

Working with you if you have chosen to make a huge change in your life and now don't know how to deal with it e.g. a conscious decision to give up work,


Various workshops are set up during the year to help with various challenges.


Helping you with all kind of changes in projects that impact the people of your organisation.


Why work with purple skies

Everybody has confidence, some people have lost touch and need to be re-united. Whether you want individual help or an organisation that would like assistance with their professional development programme.......

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Stress, Artificial Intelligence, AI

Will AI Help Relieve Stress in the Law Firm?

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Stress, Burnout

One Way To Avoid Burnout

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stress, burnout

Do You Recognise the 16 Early Warning Signs of Burnout

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4 ways to find your career goal

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Overwhelmed with your career, Overwhelmed, career, career choice, professional development

Are you overwhelmed with your career?

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How to brainstorm new career options

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Is January a good time to search for a new job?

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Emotional Intelligence (EQ)

Emotional Intelligence is not just for leadership

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I recently posted a blog piece in an Emotional Intelligence (EQ) group in LinkedIn. It was about EQ and it’s importance to your career. You can read it here. This was a post quite a few people related to. There were 17 comments and 74 likes, so it stirred interest […]