Areas of expertise
Barbara has expertise in the areas of management and leadership development, human resource management (especially organisational development and HRD), team building, executive coaching and leadership in a cross cultural context.
Membership of professional bodies
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development
Barbara has carried out numerous consultancy assignmnts incluidng most recently:
Team building and managing change workshops for CTA in the Netherlands
Management development workshops for the ICT-Y division of the United Nations in the Hague.
Leadership Development Programme for Brita UK.
Executive coaching for : Worcester Bosch, DS Smith, Paragon Bank, Co-Op Group.
Barbara works as an external consultant as well as working at Brookes part time. Previous to joining the University Barbara worked full time as a Principal Consultant for SHL (the international firm of Occupational Psychologists), and prior to this held HR posts with Ford Motor Company, HSBC and Diageo.