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A company award winning, diversity, inclusion and wellbeing specialist with experience across private, public and third-sector organisations in a broad range of industries leading strategies that put people at the core.
She asks organisations to throw away the concept of culture fit and have courage to drive a movement towards conscious inclusion and culture add. Building knowledge and understanding, combined with the capability to disrupt current thinking and develop innovative approaches to transform the narrative and embed change.
Her strong external network of businesses across all sectors alongside other specialist in this area ensures that her knowledge remains current and relevant
Graeme K Whippy is a disability consultant who helps organisations become brilliant employers for disabled people, and consequently brilliant employers for everyone.
His goal is for employers to become truly inclusive by eliminating the barriers that prevent people – regardless of their differences – enter the workplace and thrive in their jobs and careers.
Rick is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and has been working in the field of disability and equality for 20 years. He is a greatly experienced consultant and trainer with a high level of expertise in disability issues, their impact on individuals, and their importance to organisations.
Rick has worked with many organisations in a wide range of areas at both a national and international level. He has worked with many BDF Partners and Members and has a proven track record of providing project-based consultancy to support organisations develop their approach to employing disabled people and achieving barrier-free services. As part of this work he was one of the co-authors of the groundbreaking ClickAway Pound reports which assessed the impact of inaccessible websites on both business and disabled people.
Prior to working in the field of disability, Rick was employed at a senior level in the Health and Safety Executive and, before leaving in 2001, was the Regional Development Manager for the London and South East Region. These factors, combined with his visual impairment, give him a unique understanding of how to support organisations in becoming Disability Smart.
Nicola is a Flexible Working Consultant at Ignite, helping organisations to make flex work for their business and their people.
A global Head of HR, she has changed cultures, led organisational transformation and helped to create engaging places to work.
Based on her experience and #flexworks research she has developed The Flex Framework which enables you to know exactly what, when and how you can make the changes you need to implement your flexible working strategy.
Her pragmatic approach will help to find the right solution for your business because one size doesn’t fit all when it comes to flexibility.
Testimonial: “Nicola is a highly professional HR Exec who was not only able to grasp the diversity of the HR environments, challenges and cultural diversity of the organisation, whilst also bringing great insight, with the most important, rare skills in HR, the human element”.
Hi, I’m Niru and I work with organisations and individuals to create inclusive workplaces and communities where everyone can thrive.
I do this by combining my HR knowledge, leadership experience, diversity and inclusion subject matter expertise and my coaching experience to find the most effective solutions.
I have worked in global HR companies for over 20 years now run my own consultancy implementing diversity and inclusion strategy and initiatives for all sizes of organisation. These initiatives range from establishing specific coaching and mentoring programmes for women and minority ethnic groups through to overhauling HR polices and procedures to ensure inclusivity.
Stephanie Cryer of Statera HR & Well-being is a freelance HR Consultant based in Yorkshire supporting SME’s with their HR and corporate well-being needs.
Drawing on over 20 years’ experience working in Human Resources she offers practical advice on employment law and ethical compliance in the workplace.
With a passion for people along with effective and engaging communication, she works closely with her client base to offer a dedicated support service to implement, develop and promote positive HR and well-being initiatives.
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Lucy is a commercially focused, dynamic and experienced Learning & Development Professional and ICF credentialed coach.
She helps organisations to achieve the outcomes they want through expert consultancy, innovative design of on and offline training solutions and impactful and engaging delivery, that both delights the learners and delivers on the strategic goals of the organisation.
She has over 20 years of global health care and pharmaceutical experience in roles ranging from sales representative right through to senior leadership. Areas of expertise
“Lucy has been our account manager responsible for the design, development, implementation and ongoing management of a series of strategic training and capability programmes. She has been instrumental in the successful role out of our programmes throughout our International markets across Europe, APAC, IMEA, LACAN and Canada” Richard Lawford
Helen Morris is a qualified Executive Menopause Coach and Mindfulness Teacher specialising in workplace well-being.
As a Menopause Coach she provides assistance and guidance for organisations wishing to develop policies and cultures to support their staff with menopause issues, through delivery of accredited training for ambassadors and coaches and individual coaching. During her career as a manager of over 30 years in the IT industry, Helen has been active in workplace well-being as a mentor and career coach. In recent years, she earned a diploma in Counselling and Psychology, and qualified as a mindfulness teacher and menopause coach.
Testimonial (from EMC training) – “Helen, it gives me great pleasure to let you know that you achieved 92% in your assignment submission on the Executive Menopause Coach training course. Well done! You showed great insight and understanding of menopause and what should be happening in the workplace.”
https://theawaremind.org/testimonials-interviews/ from Mindfulness teaching / coaching.
Let’s consider that about a third of our lives are spent at work, that’s around 90,000 hours. Then consider the fact that talented individuals often have a choice of where they work and who they work with.
Jim Collins, author of ‘Good To Great’ states that to make a good business great you must “Start by getting the right people on the bus…”.
…the culture, values and behaviours in your company are stopping the right people getting on the bus?
We can help you open those proverbial doors!
The Find Your Flex Group supports businesses to find internal flexibility through their people, digital and business practices.
Our HR and Business consultants are here to help navigate your teams to solutions where your people and your business thrive in equality.
We can also elevate your message as an employer of choice and help you engage with the talent you seek.