Upcoming Events

Our 2016 Conference sponsored by Sage, Rift and Constant Contact was classed as a great success not just by us but according to survey results.

Another thank you to our sponsors, members and others who made it so. Please watch our video by Cherry Duck. Its just 2.08 minutes and gives a great flavour to the success of the day.


Congratulations also to the winner of the ABM Commitment to Mentoring award Chelsey Baker.

Highlights of our survey feedback:

– All mainstage sessions scored an average of 4.2 out of 5
– The Breakout sessions scored an average 5.2 out of 6
– Overall satisfaction scored a fantastic 4.7 out of 5
– AND 93% of attendees are very likely and 6% likely to recommend attending in 2017


Where: Innovation Warehouse, 1 Poultry Avenue, London, EC1A 9PT

When: 26th May / 7th July 2016

Time: 9.30am – 4.30pm

One day course – Suitable for business and in house professionals who are considering or already have experience of mentoring business owners and management teams. Highly interactive with delegate participation this course provides the tools and groundwork from which to refine your mentoring and build your accreditation.

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Also now available in Reading:

Where: GROW@Green Park, 250 South Oak Way, Green Park, Reading, Berkshire RG2 6UG

When: 29th June 2016 / 7th September 2016

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ABM News

May 2016

Welcome to BGI & Rockstar!

We are very pleased to welcome BGI and Rockstar and their Mentors as members - the support of both has been present for a number of years with both Deri Llewellyn-Davies and Jonathan Pfahl already members.  However, the joining of all Mentors - subject to references as per ABM policy - is great news, uniting. Read more

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Our Patron

Our Patron

Our Patron Sean Gallagher is an experienced entrepreneur who is passionate about both providing and receiving business mentoring. Read more

Our Partners

Constant Contact
Westminster Indemnity
Westminster Business Council
Elite Business Magazine
Featured Members’ Books

The Mentoring Manual – Julie Starr
Your step by step guide to being a better mentor.
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Creating Business Advantage – Daryl Woodhouse
Setting up and running a sucessful business.
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Strategy on a Page – Deri Llewellyn-Davies
Develop your business strategy on just one simgle page!
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Member Articles

An Entrepreneur – What?

What makes a successful entrepreneur?   For starters, most famous entrepreneurs make their own luck.  While talking with Simon Cowell about how he became so successful, Oprah Winfrey, herself a successful and innovative celebrity entrepreneur, said “Luck is a matter of preparation meeting opportunity”. Knowing that you won’t be the next Bill Gates or James Dyson. Read more

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There are 5 types of salesperson…..

When we divide-up the sales population it looks something like this. The circle represents all of those who are in the sales profession.The space between the pyramid and the inside of the circle indicates all of those in selling who are there for all of the wrong reasons. Some examples of those ‘wrong reasons’ are:. Read more

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Good questioning — great sales (part 2)

In part one we concentrated on key areas of sales preparation – with the aim of building a real appreciation of what is happening on the customer’s side of the desk. Now we turn our attention to how we can capitalise on this as the dialogue progresses ahead of the presentation. Solutions and problems Revelation. Read more

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