Seeing the wood for the trees

We work with various clients, from corporate finance giants and media start-ups to universities, schools, charities and individuals.

“OLLIE IS INSPIRATIONAL AND I WOULD RECOMMEND HIM TO ANY BUSINESS LOOKING TO INSPIRE A TEAM AND GET THEM THINKING ABOUT MINDSET AND PERSONAL GROWTH.”

MD, Dark Horses

“Ollie brings the same energy and work ethic to any broadcast as he did as a player and he’s always a great addition to our Sky coverage. His views are passionate but measured, delivered with the authority of a former England captain.”

Sky UK

“Ollie was a key note speaker at our sport and health technology event smash. He did an outstanding job and his personality captivated the audience from the very first moment”

Smash Helsinki

“We invited Ollie to Guernsey for the Wooden Spoon 6 Nations fundraiser. He was brilliant, our guests loved his stories. We would highly recommend him for both charity and corporate events“

Things to Do Guernsey

“Ollie hosted our charity evening of stories, food and auctions, hitting just the right tone and judging the occasion and the audience immaculately. Thank you so much!“

SKRUM

“As an event organiser I found Ollie great to work with. His talk was perfect – engaging visuals, amusing stories and an inspirational yet humble tone. We received a ton of incredibly positive feedback after the event.”

– HUB XV

Happy clients…

Ollie has advised and delivered speeches, coaching, leadership and culture workshops for a wide variety of global clients including:

  • Google
  • Accenture
  • Tesco
  • Gatorade
  • UBS Wealth management
  • AJG
  • Clear Channel
  • Casewise
  • TBWA
  • Dark Horses

He is Director for Real Estate & Construction at PWC, having headed up innovation there in partnership with Google.

Ollie also works as an ambassador for the Rugby World Cup and for numerous charities.

Contacting us costs nothing

Latest insights

How to stay positive even in difficult times

How to stay positive even in difficult times

We are back in lockdown, and the situation seems even harder than before. While we understand how difficult the circumstances are, as Optimists we want to take the opportunity and try to help to keep morale high.  At the moment we are all dealing with all the changes...

read more
A Growth Mindset To Reimagine The World

A Growth Mindset To Reimagine The World

How do you cope with change? How good are you at adapting to new situations? Do you have a growth mindset? Are you resilient? We are living in an unprecedented situation. We are constantly dealing with change and uncertainty, but we are also facing new opportunities...

read more
Optimise Your Goal Setting This 2021

Optimise Your Goal Setting This 2021

New Year is around the corner, and most of us are already thinking about our goals for 2021. Goal setting is essential both in your personal and professional life.  Sadly, statistics show that 92% of people fail to achieve their goals. We want to help you be part of...

read more
Let’s create the habit of gratitude

Let’s create the habit of gratitude

Sure this year has been tough for everyone. But Christmas is about family and about feeling gratitude for all the people and good things in our lives.  In the post last week, we talked about the feelings and emotions of our teams. This week we want you to focus on...

read more
The importance of the Christmas Spirit at your company

The importance of the Christmas Spirit at your company

Christmas is around the corner, and the spirit of Christmas is starting to fill the air. But can the spirit of Christmas affect your company? The holidays could be a very challenging time for your company. Even more so in these unusual circumstances. At Optimist...

read more
One Big Mistake…

One Big Mistake…

We all make mistakes, errors, social gaffes. Don’t let your one biggest mistake define you! You can redeem your one big mistake!

read more
Ollie’s 8 Mindset Health Tips

Ollie’s 8 Mindset Health Tips

Being a leader should mean that people trust and believe in your decisions. As a result, keeping your mind alert is of the utmost importance, not just for your own well being, but also for your family or team, or any groups that you may lead. These 8 mindset health...

read more