Ann Page

Ann Page

Owner of Yorkshire Courses for Lawyers

Business author, motivational trainer and coach, Ann Page, shares her passions and interests with The Brief...

What time did you wake up this morning?

Just before my alarm at 6.00 am

What’s your favourite object in your office?


Who is your closest colleague?

I am a sole practitioner but closest colleague is Sam Lyth at Red Kite Services who assists me on all the techie stuff

Do you have a favourite family heirloom?

My father’s world war 2 medals

What’s your favourite song of all time?

Dancing in the Street

What’s your favourite play?

It’s so long since I have been to the theatre, I have forgotten!

Who’s your favourite movie star?

Paul Newman (I know that dates me!)

What’s your favourite book?

Lord of the Rings

What book are you reading right now?

Becoming by Michelle Obama

What book do you wish you had written?

Harry Potter

What’s the greatest invention of all time?

Concorde until they develop the star ship ‘Enterprise’

Is there a sport that you wish you could play?


Who inspires you in business?

My clients and the young lawyers I coach/mentor, with their passion and enthusiasm

Dress up, dress down or somewhere in between?

Somewhere in-between, usually.

Where do you go to relax?

Beauty salon or Spa

What country have you always wanted to visit?


Besides your phone, what do you always have with you?

Hand cream and sanitising gel

What’s the best part about your job?

Writing and delivering interactive business workshops/coaching on a range of business skills needed for business success for today’s lawyers.

What’s your favourite post-work tipple?


Finally, what’s your guilty pleasure?



Discover Ann's new book here.