At WLP Success we believe that high performance and fantastic results come from teams working together in their strengths.

Teams in flow maximise results while minimising stress

We help businesses and individuals achieve their full potential with training and development programmes, strategic coaching, leadership development and consulting. Using powerful assessment tools we help your teams find their flow.

Susan Castle


Susan Castle has been a coach and a business trainer since 1996, originally in Edinburgh, but moved to Dubai in 2002.

Susan’s passion is to empower people to live rich and wonderful lives with unconventional wisdom, and allow them to realise their dreams and tap into their true leadership potential within their professional and personal lives.

She has worked with many of the industry’s leaders including The Secret’s Bob Proctor, John Kanary, Jack Black, and Mark Victor Hansen (known for Chicken Soup for the Soul).

Susan loves to empower entrepreneurship in organisations of all sizes, reconnecting people to the purpose of their business, encouraging them to operate at their maximum potential while reducing stress.

She has worked with many organisations in Dubai and beyond including government, telecoms, insurance and education. She has developed her own programmes such as The Diamond In Your Business, The Future Perfect Workshop and Your Vision Key as well as bespoke programmes in team dynamics, motivation, decision making, stress management, time management and strategic goal setting.

She is a certified Leadership Challenge facilitator, a Certified Performance Coach and Talent Dynamics Master Trainer, a Certified Innermetrix Consultant, and a certified NLP Practitioner and Hypnotherapist. She is also the author of making The Leap From Manager To Leader.

She blogs at

She enjoys yoga, scuba diving, gardening, cooking and entertaining.

Donna Needs


Until 2004, Donna Needs taught at several community colleges in Canada and the UAE.  After completing an MSc in Training from Leicester University in 2000, she decided to move into corporate training.

Donna is a qualified coach – ACC – Associate Certified Coach with the International Coaching Federation.   Her clients include business owners, C-level executives, and middle managers.

Donna was a Learning and Development professional in the UAE for 6 years.  She has worked in Industry, Finance, Engineering, Media and Retail.  During that time, she has developed the L&D functions in 5 organizations, developed and implemented e-learning programs and performance development/appraisal programs, was responsible for leadership development training for 400+ managers, and has managed budgets in excess of AED 2 million.

Donna frequently gives presentations on subjects related to learning and success, and she conducts training in top organizations in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Doha.

Donna’s life purpose is “to rehumanize the workplace.”   Thus, she started the blog Life on Purpose.

She enjoys horse riding, dogs, travel, reading, socializing and spending time with family.

Debbi Stumpf

Social Media Brand Ambassador and Author, San Diego

Susan‘s vision empowers people to achieve their personal best while giving them the tools they need to implement a solid plan. Her combination of uncanny wit and wisdom creates an instant rapport. She achieves her mission of building individuals and communities by providing them with a crystallized vision of where they want to be.

Joan Spear

Permaculture, Transition Town, Wellness Consultant, Composer for Theater and Film, Connecticut

Susan has always been an energetic, possibility thinker with positive and powerful work ethics and an articulate way to share the depth of her knowledge and discoveries about life. I hold her in high esteem.

Sakhi Mally

Business Development & Implementation, Triburg Freight Services

Donna helped me identify my strengths and weaknesses through the Talent Dynamics tool which showed me how to be  in “flow” at work…having Donna as a coach has been very successful for me – she’s warm, understanding, and extremely knowledgeable about her field.

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