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about Joanne Mallon

Joanne MallonJoanne Mallon is an author, podcaster and the UK’s most experienced life and career coach specialising in working with people in media and creative industries.

Joanne trained as a professional coach in 2001, after having worked as a TV producer for several years for shows including GMTV and This Morning. 

Joanne regularly features in the media and is known for her friendly, practical and down to earth approach. She’s been in The Guardian, The Independent, Daily Telegraph, London Evening Standard, LBC Radio, BBC Radio and many others. Joanne Mallon with Find Your Why book

Joanne is also an experienced journalist who has written for a wide range of publications and websites. She writes a popular wellbeing blog Opposable Thumbs and her most recent book, How to Find Joy in 5 Minutes a Day, was published in January 2022. Previous books include  Find Your Why, a guide to finding your purpose in life, and Change Your Life in 5 Minutes a Day. Her next book, on how to find calm, is due to be published in October 2023.

Joanne currently produces and hosts the podcast 5 Minutes to Change Your Life, one of the UK’s top 5 self improvement podcasts.

An Accredited Life Coach and NLP Practitioner, Joanne has a degree in English and Communications and a Post Graduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism.

Joanne is originally from Northern Ireland and currently lives in Brighton with her family. She works with coaching clients all around the world via Zoom.

Upcoming events

Joanne is doing mini coaching sessions and CV reviews at the London Film & TV job fair on 13th May and speaking about confidence and motivation at the London Actors’ Career Summit on 20th May ’23. Come along!

Joanne Mallon

Getting in touch with Joanne Mallon

For media interviews or enquiries about coaching, email joanne@joannemallon.com or say hello on Twitter on Instagram @joannemallon.

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