Chandra Sharma & Zeenat Noorani
are the founder of The People Skills Course.
Their Purpose is to provide you with the people
skills you need to help you succeed - in business and life.

Our Mission

We believe Your Communication Skills Are Key To Your Success and it is our mission to provide you with the tools and skills you need for your business to work more effectively – so you can see it thrive!.


Zeenat & Chandra are passionate about the importance of communication and language and how they are key skills needed in business. They have combined their expertise, skills and knowledge to bring you The People Skills Course. Through research and personal experiences, Zeenat and Chandra understand that business is about people – after all, people buy from people! So, it follows that, “To succeed in business you need to be good with people”.


They know, by understanding yourself better, you can have a profound impact on your business interactions as well as in your personal relationship with others. By understanding how to communicate with others, you can take your business and your life to the next level, surpassing even your own expectations.


Don’t think will-power, bravado and bluster will see you through. Your business does not only rely on your proficiency in your own arena but in how you are perceived and received by others. People skills are integral and critical to your success.

Our Team

Chandra Sharma​


Chandra has spent most of his working life, both in an employed and self-employed capacity, helping people and businesses get the best out of themselves and their teams.


Chandra has been a Governor at London South East Colleges.  He represented  the voice of the small business community.


He is a volunteer for the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) working with local Businesses and the Local Council to raise the profile of small businesses. 


Chandra also organises and runs various networking events bringing local businesses together to help them build meaningful connections and ongoing collaboration.


He imparts his experiences and expertise in working with a range of people at all levels including local Councillors, Politicians, Suppliers and Clients.


Chandra is the Co-founder of The People Skills Course with Zeenat Noorani, with a view to helping businesses manage people more effectively.


He is also one of the organisers behind a non-profit organisation called the Business Continuity Support.


This was set up in response to the COVID-19 crisis to help small businesses survive lockdown through delivery of a series of business-related webinars.


Chandra holds a BA honours Degree in Economics from Manchester University. He has acquired numerous awards and accomplishments for the work he does.


FSB Volunteer Award for organising and executing the skills 30:30, in a partnership with Lord Harris of Peckham 2019


FSB Greater London Family Business of the Year 2017


Integra Business Solution Dealer Group of the Year 2017


BOSS Federation – Stationery Dealer of the Year 2017


Bromley Safer Neighbourhood Partnership Award for work in the local community Year 200

Zeenat Noorani


Zeenat Noorani is a Resilience Wellbeing Coach and Co-founder of The People Skills Course.


She helps her clients to grow by giving them the tools and techniques they can use to achieve the life they desire. She does this by helping them define their vision, finding clarity and focus.


Zeenat helps business owners find their own empowerment by breaking down unwanted beliefs and obstacles using a variety of tools and techniques, particularly Neuro- Linguistic Programming (NLP) to enable them to be more self-aware, resilient and gain an alternative, positive mindset capable of reframing challenges to see opportunity.


Zeenat truly believes building rapport is vital if you want to form meaningful and lasting connections with people. With every client she works with, their mental wellbeing is a core element within her coaching and training process.


In Zeenat’s words, “I foster a collaborative, holistic approach to every process I’m involved in with my clients.”


She understands, to have success in life and business, the value of communication and language is also key. Zeenat believes having commitment, consistency and the right strategies will give you the mindset and resilience to make transformational results and, therefore, enjoy more success.


Zeenat is a certified Life Coach, NLP, EFT, Kinetic Shift, Hypnotist, Mindfulness Practitioner and a Mental Health First Aider. She is an author of “Begin Each Day with Positive Affirmations and Empowering Questions”.


She is an FSB member, volunteering her time to organise and host events, and also she’s one of the organisers behind a non-profit organisation called the Business Continuity Support.


This was set up in response to the COVID-19 crisis to help small businesses survive lockdown through delivery of a series of business-related webinars.

She has been featured in Rich Woman-Reimagined and Powerhouse Global magazine & contributed to the Happiful magazine.

Zeenat holds a BA(Hons) degree in Primary Education from Brighton University. In her prior career, she travelled the globe as a Professional Figure Skater.


Why Now is the Time to Act!

Investing in yourself and your team is fundamental to the success of your business.  If you don’t act now, it’s likely you’ll miss opportunities, with serious repercussions on your business and future goals. 



Think about a recent trauma and/or difficult event(s) in your past or present which has stopped you from taking action, taking a chance, all because of fear. Imagine what you could have achieved if you had had the right skills to allow you to overcome that fear and take that action. Where would you be now?



The best time to plant a tree was twenty years ago. The second-best time to plant a tree is now. Success is built around your relationships, so now is the time for you to reflect on your people skills and the impact you are having on others. We will help you, through proven techniques, to ensure you have the right mindset, resilience, tools and strategies that you can apply instantly resulting in permanent and lasting success.

Take Positive Action, Make a Commitment and Transform your business.

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