Kate Russell, BA, Barrister, MA
Like you, business owner, author and HR expert Kate Russell has experienced the challenges and frustrations of running an operation, including problems associated with recruitment.
With over three decades experience of problem solving and delivering hands-on business solutions, Kate’s approach to HR is radically different.
Her combination of legal background, direct line management experience, HR skills and knowledge of running an SME uniquely place her to understand and advise small businesses. As the Managing Director of Russell HR Consulting, she has worked with the senior management teams of many businesses, large and small. Her successes include Weetabix, Badminton England, BioHorizons, Camphill Communities, Dogs for Good, Stagecoach UK Bus and TrustMark.
Sometimes described as “The HR Headmistress” for her direct no-nonsense style, Kate is known for her creative and practical approach. As a speaker and trainer, her mix of real- life stories and dynamic style resonate with her audiences.
Before running her own business Kate worked in operations for Whitbread, the Forte Group, Dixons and Scandinavian Air Services, which taught her the value of recruiting and developing the right people.
She is the author of several practical employment handbooks and e-books.
Employment Law, Good Practice and Tactical Tips from The HR Headmistress This book provides practical, clear advice and examples and takes the pain out of managing under-performing employees. Sort out the...