Guest Profile

Susan Ritchie

Susan Ritchie is a leadership coach and author including her recent book Strategies for Being Brilliant:21 Ways to be Happy, Confident and Successful. Ritchie specializes in helping new and aspiring leaders to develop the credibility, gravitas and visibility they need to drive their career forwards and create the impact they need to be successful.


Susan believes that developing your leadership presence is crucial – you simply can’t lead without it. You need to feel like a leader and demonstrate those qualities so others will see a leader when they look at you.


Ritchie has spent 25 years teaching, coaching, mentoring & training, 8 years of which was overseas, and in 2010 she moved back to the UK and began coaching and training businesses. Her international career taught her how to establish herself in new settings and build her reputation & credibility quickly and with impact.


Recent clients include The Institute of Chartered Accountants, Tower Hamlets Homes, SSAFA, the BBC, as well as universities, charities and both public and private sector work.

You can download her free e-book, 10 Steps to Instant Influence , it will help you make some quick changes to how you think and feel.


You can learn more about her on her website at or her twitter @susanjritchie.