Patricia Cleghorn is Principal of Orchid, an author and speaker. She has an exceptionally wide range of experience in helping people to flourish.

Patricia has featured in the national press, in many magazines, as well as on radio and television.

Her latest book, Confidence Boosters! is available now.


Please don't hesitate to contact us, your enquiry
is most welcome!

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Welcome to Orchid.

How can we help you flourish?

Are you:

  • A coach or business owner looking for a course you can use to help your clients or staff to flourish? Contact us about the Orchid Tutor Training for our Flourish! course, taught by Patricia Cleghorn personally.
  • Running your own company or working in a business or the public sector, looking for courses, one–to-one and group, or a talk, to provide a boost in confidence, calm and inspiration, for greater success?
  • A person working with young people who is looking for a course to help your students move forward? See our Move Forward with Confidence: Create Success, Tutor Training course, taught by Patricia Cleghorn personally. A trained tutor can also provide Move Forward direct to your students.
  • A woman at senior level who wants a confidential, individually designed Executive Focus, one-to-one, programme, with Patricia Cleghorn?
  • A person going through major changes, looking for guidance in facing the inevitable challenges and in maintaining peace of mind, as you move forward?
  • An author or aspiring author, who longs for greater creativity, inspiration and confidence, with a means to completing your first or next book and getting it out to the world?

Please contact us to discuss any of these or with any questions you may have.

Orchid has an excellent track record of success with courses and coaching for both individuals and organisations. These include British Airways, BOC, BTG, Anglian Water, Heinz, Barts Hospital, Edinburgh International Book Festival, St Andrews University, HMYOI Polmont, IT Blanchardstown, Dublin and Ealing, Hammersmith and West London College.

Just some of the comments received:

"Should set you on the road to becoming a star performer"
The Times

"Many personal and professional benefits for people throughout our business world-wide."
GM, Human Resources Manager, BTG International Ltd, London

"Patricia's workshops can help nurture some of the most important things you need in writing, in business, or in life: confidence and inspiration."
Niall Murtagh, author of ‘The Blue-Eyed Salaryman’, published by Profile Books.

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Create your own unique brand of success.

Let Orchid programmes show you how ... please contact us now!

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Books and CDs by Patricia Cleghorn available direct from us, and from any good book shop. Kindle version of Confidence Boosters! now available.

Special courses include:

Write Your Own Book!

Do you want to write a book?
Then how about writing a great book!
> Here’s how to move forward with your book.


Inspiring women to create success > More Info

Looking for a Move Forward with
Confidence course in your area?

If you are a young person or you are working with young people, please contact us.

Would you like to help others to flourish?
Please enquire about tutor training for selected Orchid courses to use with your own clients.