As a company providing marketing services, Friendly Consultancy believes successful business development comes from effective strategic marketing management. This includes the many elements of social media marketing, database marketing and online marketing and traditional marketing. This can only be achieved by identifying clear business development objectives, these are vital to the success of any businesses, objectives need to be SMART to help increase brand awareness and grow the business.

Friendly Consultancy utilise their mentoring and coaching experience and knowledge, to provide business development support, this is designed for individuals that require down to earth advice and support with their marketing management to achieve business growth. We are a marketing company that can provide cost effective mentoring and coaching to ensure you develop your business in the right direction. Our Marketing Management solutions fit in with your business requirements; we have specialist staff who can advise on a number of topics, of which they are specialists in their field, these include:

  • Business Development
  • Marketing Strategy Planning
  • Company Sales & Growth
  • Customer Care & Relationship Management
  • Training and Development
  • Coaching and Mentoring for the marketing and business development processes

With over 15 years of experience supporting companies in their business development through mentoring and coaching their business objectives and effective marketing management. From simply helping choose and design your website, to a full service marketing management agreement. As a marketing consultancy based in Derby, we can make your time spent using online marketing productive for your brand and your business. Friendly Consultancy are all focused on achieving results from your time spent invested online, unlike some other ‘social media marketing experts’ around, we are more than happy to show you the skills and techniques that will help your business move forward from a practical, technical and strategic perspective. We are always happy to show you what and how we make your e-marketing work for you.


Friendly consultancy can provide qualified trainers and lecturers to deliver your training requirements. We have a selection of qualified teachers and trainers who can deliver a wide range of business management courses. Our staff keeps their skills and subject knowledge up to date, through regular attendance of training programmes and seminars. They are also encouraged to undertake research within their relevant field. All are practitioners within their chosen field, allowing them to call on the latest happenings within their field of expertise.

Our philosophy when it comes to business development is summed up by our interpretation of an old Chinese proverb:

Give a man a business development solution and you support him for a day. Mentor a man in business development and you support him for a lifetime.

Friendly Consultancy offers a range of consultancy services. We are available by the hour, day or week to come and assist your business. Our staff, have up to date knowledge along with years in business and can help you make sense of both data and digital marketing. Email us at paul@friendlyconsultancy or fill in the form on the website.

One of our clients AH integral systems has moved from us undertaking her marketing management and business development, through the journey of us teaching and coaching her on her marketing management. Now Ann undertakes her own business development, with Friendly consultancy offering a mentoring role to ensure she keeps on track.