About Chris



Chris Croft is one of the UK’s leading trainers and provides a wide variety of courses designed to involve, inspire and motivate people of all levels. To date Chris has trained some 87 000 people and enjoys a 94% rate of repeat business. Chris is also a successful author, with his first book ‘Time Management’ was published in 1996 to wide acclaim and has since been followed by fourteen others.  His tip of the month email goes out regularly to over 10,000 people. Recently he has also been making videos – there are more than 80 on his youtube channel which has 2000 subscribers and half a million views, and he is featured on www.lynda.com, the world’s largest and probably best management training video site.  He has also created his own on-line project management course.

Career History

Chartered Engineer

  • 10 years experience as a senior manager in manufacturing
  • Plastics, automotive, and aerospace industries
  • Manufacturing Engineering honours degree from Cambridge University MBA.
  • Designed and presented training courses for 4 years as a Senior Lecturer at Bournemouth University Business School
  • Self-employed trainer since 1997


  • Time Management, published by ITP, 220 pages, £15
  • Set of eleven Instant Guides including Time Management, Negotiating, Selling, Project Management, Assertiveness, Presentations etc
  • 100 Great Tools
  • 20-20: The top 20 things you need to know about the top 20 management subjects
  • Perpetual Happiness Diary
  • Daily Steps to Success
  • For Kindle see amazon page
  • For paper copies see either lulu.com or buy direct from this website

Training Principles

  • Professional
  • Easy to deal with
  • Value for money
  • 100% reliable

Business Principles

  • Interactive
  • Fun
  • Structured
  • Practical
  • Honest

Work Goals


Get a flavour of what Chris is like by viewing this clip of him talking about Assertiveness on www.lynda.com

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