Specialist areas: Design and Facilitation of Management and Leadership Development programmes, Performance Management, Coaching and Change Management and implementation of new initiatives both process and behavioural.
Assoc CIPD, CITP Merit, CIPD Cert in Online Learning.
What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?
Believe in yourself and others will believe in you!
What do you enjoy most about what you do?
I love people! As a facilitator I enjoy enabling people to discover their own strengths and witnessing that moment then the 'penny drops' and they believe in the possibilities they can create.
Who is your favourite leader, and why?
My favourite leader would be Richard Branson, having the determination to push boundaries and use failures as a way to develop better successful outcomes. By not giving up, even through tough times, by seeking ways and opportunities to keep moving forward.
What is your favourite business book, and why?
Inspired by Drew Dudley's Ted Talk 'Lollipop Moments' an inspirational piece about making Leadership an everyday, achievable concept, his new book called This is Day one - A Practical Guide to Leadership that Matters. Also the Chimp Paradox by Prof Steve Peters is a fascinating exploration of the ways of the mind and how to improve happiness, confidence and success.
What tune do you sing in the shower?
I love a good power ballad so a bit of Whitney, George Michael, Queen, anything that means I can use the hairbrush as a mic, I'm there!
What would you invent?
A cure for incurable diseases such as cancer and dementia.