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Bespoke training courses, coaching and mentoring for organisations and individuals

Now running  online courses

Now offering interactive virtual courses via MS Teams and Zoom. New courses include  coaching a remote team, delivering customer service remotely and train the trainer to deliver courses virtually.


About Abouttime

Abouttime Training was established in 2004 and has grown and prospered through recommendations and repeat business. The company is owned and managed by Ali Hysom.
It offers a training needs analysis service, whereby, through discussion a course will be designed and delivered to meet your specific business and people needs. The focus is on ensuring that any training is meaningful and delivers tangible results.
Abouttime also offers  coaching services to both businesses and individuals.
About Ali

Ali Hysom has worked in training and development since 1990 and has a wealth of experience. She was employed by a number of blue chip companies before becoming self-employed in 2004.


Ali is experienced in all aspects of the training cycle, offering training needs analysis, development of course material, delivery & evaluation, coaching and mentoring services.


Ali is IPD qualified with a degree in Psychology and further qualifications in customer service, training delivery and mentoring.




Abouttime Training Business

Course development and delivery

Abouttime Training Business Coaching Individuals

Any course can be developed and delivered to meet your business and people objectives. It might be the case that an existing course is suitable and can simply be tailored to meet your needs.

Courses currently offered include:

  • Presentation Skills

  • Negotiation Skills

  • Customer Service Skills

  • Leading a Meeting

  • Sales Skills

  • Coaching others to perform

  • Giving Feedback

  • Time Management

  • Train the Trainer

  • Communication Skills

  • Performance Management

  • Fair and Consistent Selection

  • Call Quality Training

  • Effective Team Working

  • Conflict Resolution

A course is not always the most effective  solution within a business and sometimes it is more cost efficient/ appropriate to support an individual to ensure that they succeed in their role.

Abouttime Training has offered coaching solutions for individuals for many years ranging from supporting and mentoring senior leaders in their roles to helping individuals develop specific skill sets on a one to one basis. 

Abouttime Training Personal Development

Abouttime Training is committed to helping individuals get back into the workplace and offers accessible coaching to support CV writing, job changes and interview skills.


Ali undertook a Learning Project at Reuters to help embed a standard, and creative approach for Subject Matter Experts to capture and transfer their knowledge to colleagues overseas. She reviewed and improved the existing approach and delivered an effective solution which has resulted in very positive feedback

Jack Hedley, Learning Manager, Reuters