Welcome to The Compassionate Business

This programme has been founded and developed by Toni McLelland to assist you on your compassionate journey in your business. Having a Compassionate Business is one that is human-centred and puts people first.

“The Compassionate Business” definition

This series is led and delivered and supported by 1st Life Group’s specialist facilitation team who have successfully used this approach for many years. Programmes are made up of clusters and modules for full delivery. Clients can choose from particular clusters, modules or a full and bespoke programme to suit their organisation. For additional support you can join the community

The full series includes 7 steps over 3 levels (introductory, intermediate and advanced):

One-off Workshop

2. One-off Workshop

We can deliver a one-off compassionate leadership workshop suited to the needs of your team. This will help with getting a deeper understanding.

Bespoke Offer

5. Bespoke Offer

Sometimes you need an immersive approach. With this offer you can create your own bespoke programme to suit your business needs.

Join The Community

1. Join The Community

At our monthly events, we provide a safe space to share learn, practice, and be supported by our key specialists and experts.

Introductory Programme

3. Introductory Programme

Our introductory workshops provide an outline with pragmatic tools to support you and using ‘insight’ to get you started.

Train The Trainer

6. Train The Trainer

Create your own champions to help drive change in your organisation. They can deliver the programme and cascade key points to your teams.

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Diagnostic Assessment

4. Diagnostic Assessment

We will consult with you and conduct an informal audit. This will help you identify areas of strength and those needing further development.

Compassionate Organisation

7. Compassionate Organisation

To create a positive organisational culture, we work with you to create, plan and deliver a holistic approach. We use proven OD intervention strategies for sustainable results.

Business Growth Dennis Pitocco - USA

"Rarely have I encountered a professional as motivated, compassionate, and forward-thinking as Toni. Her solid work ethic, perseverance, integrity, and extraordinary ability to deliver beyond expectations again and again is beyond reproach. In summary, Toni just "gets it done" on time, on target, every time. Her leadership skills are both rare and remarkable, distinguishing Toni from so many other top tier professionals."