About us

During her 25 years in HR, Laura has worked in senior positions for respected businesses across six different sectors – including Retail (John Lewis Partnership), Pharmaceuticals (GSK), Insurance (Aviva), Oil and Gas (Centrica), Defence (BAE Systems) and Luxury Goods (Burberry).

She has expertise in HR Leadership and as a specialist in Talent, L&D and Organisation Effectiveness. Laura has a reputation for designing and implementing new and innovative strategies and services.

Careers development is a career-long passion

Laura is herself in ‘mid-life’ and in the midst of a reinvention journey. She has two children (Lew, 19 and Jasmine, 17), was divorced (but now happily with Rob), set up her own business in 2017, and is relocating to Kent (still within reach of London / Wifi). She was born in Lancashire, is an identical twin and loves walking.

Qualifications

  • MA, Coaching and Mentoring – Distinction
  • CIPD Chartered Fellow (HR)
  • APECS Professional Member (Coaching)
  • NICEC Member and Bill Law Research Award winner in 2019 (Careers)
  • BSc Psychology
  • OPP Assessment levels I and II

She is an experienced and accredited Coach and a Mentor for a national charity.

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