Brett’s involvement in business coaching and business education spans over 3 decades and over that time has created hundreds of business success stories for his clients. Some recent coaching stories include helping a start up building company grow from nothing to become a BRW Fast Starter within 12 months. Assisting a Melbourne Commercial Kitchen organisation increase their profits from $AUD64K to $AUD900+K the following year. Brett Burden is no stranger to small to medium size business challenges across sectors such as civil and commercial trades. He has worked with an existing 30 year old Trade Services business to see revenue grow and experience a 25% profit growth year-on-year for the past three years. More excitingly the Business owner was able spend less time at work and far more time with his young family holidaying. Brett openly admits how lucky he is to be doing what he does because of the people and the lives he is able to impact as a partner in the Centre of Influence Asia Pacific Pty Ltd alongside Keith Collins and Michael Rady.
In 2010 Brett claimed “Coach of Year’ for his efforts in the prior year from amongst the most awarded team of action coaches in the world. Not content to leave it there Brett followed up by taking home the most prized trophy available to a coach at the 2011 Asian Pacific Conference. His efforts through 2010 saw him acknowledged as the coach with the “Best Client Results” by ActionCoach’s CEO and founder Brad Sugars.
“This is the reason I coach. Out of all the awards on offer this Best Client results trophy is the one I wish most to have sitting on the shelf in my office. I know for me the biggest rush is when I’ve been able to help make a permanent change for the better in a client’s life”