Developing high performance Leadership

Supporting the development of leadership skills within individuals and their senior teams, QuoLux provides both high performance development programmes for, and individual consultancy to, directors and owner-managers throughout Gloucestershire and the South-West.

Leadership that Transforms



LEAD is a ten-month intensive leadership development programme for business leaders and senior managers. Outstanding coaching from QuoLux combines with peer-group support from other business leaders.


The twelve-month long GOLD programme supports leaders of SMEs to work in each other's organisations through a mixture of simulated board meetings and workshops, focusing on business planning, change management, decision making processes and culture change.


GAIN focuses on the leadership of innovation whilst building on the desire of participants to learn from and work alongside peers from different local companies.


The ‘practical MBA for SMEs’. Through a ground-breaking partnership with University of Gloucestershire have your learning accredited from LEAD-GOLD-GAIN to attain an MBA (Leading Business).


  • This is our strategic consultancy arm with its range of services which works with you and your management team in your workplace to help you to improve the performance of you and your organisation.

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Speak to a member of our team to discover how our programmes and services can help you improve as a leader. We'll provide a free consultation to establish how your business can benefit as a result.

Our Book

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Your leadership is the key to business and economic growth in the country. Improving the leadership of small and medium sized enterprises (SME) holds the key to economic growth; that's the rallying call to owner/managers.

But how do we learn to become better leaders?
Where do we find the time?
And where's the evidence that better leadership will impact on the bottom line?

Our highly acclaimed book LEADing Small Business discusses business growth through leadership development and shares the compelling experiences of local owner/managers that will inspire you to take the next step in your leadership journey and strategy for growth.

Irreverent Dialogue - From The Blog

Winning Strategies

What does it take to transform your company into a high performing business?    Setting out a clear business strategy based on marketing planning – where you should compete in order to gain (and sustain) competitive advantage – was one of five actions in the previous Spotlight on Leaders that[...]

Fast-growth Leadership

Every business faces its own leadership challenges. But for growing SMEs these can feel particularly acute. Intense periods of change can leave fast-growing companies ricocheting from one new challenge to another.   There are definite patterns of change; if you recognise what’s happening (or[...]

Leadership for a Lifetime

With just a week to go until this year’s Business Awards, QuoLux, the leadership development and strategy specialist and sponsor of the Lifetime Achievement Award, concludes its series exploring the guiding principles for leading innovation.  This week, Stewart Barnes, Managing Director of[...]

Leading Roles

As we count down to this year’s Business Awards, QuoLux, the leadership development and strategy specialist and sponsor of the Lifetime Achievement Award, considers some guiding principles for leading innovation.  This week, QuoLux’s Managing Director, Stewart Barnes, highlights[...]