Here at Fleet Street Training, Birmingham, our training services give individuals and staff the skills and confidence they need to make a real difference in their day to day roles. We are strong on clarity, messaging and engaging with you. Our bespoke solutions aim to inspire, develop and achieve results – our clients say we do just that.

Our ability to combine our strengths in Presentation, Media, Communication and PR skills with a solid foundation in business is what makes our training both powerful and effective.

Whether it is individual coaching or working with a small group, training a novice or pushing the boundaries on an advanced course, we appreciate time is of the essence and you want long term results with tools and tips that you can put into practice immediately.

So our interactive sessions involve a variety of methods to keep you learning, developing and moving forward – conversations, interactive exercises, real life scenarios, role play and examples, in fact we’ll do what it takes to ensure you leave with the right mindset and a box of practical tools.

We love what we do and we are good at it. But don’t take our word for it – see what our clients say about how we worked together. After all, it is what our reputation is built on!

Trainer Profiles

Arti Halai

Arti Halai is a Presenter, Reporter and Producer with more than fifteen years experience in the media industry. She fronted ITV1’s regional news output, Central News across the Midlands. She has also worked for the BBC, ITN News Channel, Carlton, LWT, Mirror Group and Sunrise Radio.

Arti’s career started in 1992 and over the years she has covered numerous stories including the rise of India and Pakistan as nuclear powers, the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, critical reviews of the CRE and the European Parliament, previews of the London Eye and Tate Modern and celebrity interviews with the likes of Sir Richard Attenborough and Salman Rushdie.

Arti set up a successful business, A H Action in 2006.

Every year she is invited to present a number of live events. Arti hosts award ceremonies, annual dinners, is a conference facilitator and chairs panels at business breakfast seminars as well as doing live entertainment events

Arti is a Practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) and an NLP Coach (INLPTA trained), holds a Certificate in Life Coaching from The Coaching Academy and BA (hons) Social Policy from the University of Sussex.

‘Positivity’ is her first book and was published in 2009.

Steve Dann

Steve DannSteve Dann is one of the industry’s most respected communications consultants and was named CIPR Professional of the Year in 2007.

After training as a journalist on local newspapers Steve became chief reporter of the Dudley Herald before moving into PR consultancy in his early 20s. He joined Seal Communications as an account manager in 1983 and progressed rapidly through the ranks to become Managing Director. He later led a successful management buy-out of the business and went on to develop Seal into one of the UK’s leading integrated PR and marketing firms, growing the company organically and through a number of strategic acquisitions, before selling the firm in 2005.

During his time in PR consultancy Steve has worked for a diverse range of companies within the pub and brewing, retailing, property, business to business, tourism and the public sectors. He has also been responsible for developing a number of award winning PR campaigns for several clients including Allied Domecq, Tourism New South Wales, Punch Taverns, Carlsberg and Greencore Foods.


We know our strengths but sometimes it is useful to have another pair of expert eyes to run something by. That is why we have a handpicked team of experts that partner with us to help develop and deliver special projects and some long term programmes. We are choosy so our Associates have proven track records in their specialist areas, are like-minded and of the highest calibre.