Author Archives: Charles Helliwell

About Charles Helliwell

I am a Business Performance Trouble-shooter. I'm a fixer of people and work with individuals and teams to improve their performance and productivity by optimising their individual preferences and potential. I have worked for 20 years as a coach, mentor, facilitator, mediator, speaker and trainer and has written for the Telegraph Business, CIPD, People Management, Jobsite and Management-Issues

The most important 15 minutes of your life

One of the most obvious and noticeable observations on returning home after a holiday, is the frenetic pace of life most people lead. This is never more so apparent than in the workplace. No one seems to have any time … Continue reading

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Getting the most out of your People

Like it or not, your organisation along with the vast majority, is not and never will be, incentivised to take employee engagement seriously. There are a couple of reasons for this; the first being that it will take too much … Continue reading

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Surviving a downturn

When doom, gloom and despondency reigns, organisations always seem to fall back on the inevitable response to make cuts. No surprise here. Thus the growing number of stories we’re all hearing about staff cuts, budget cuts and training and development … Continue reading

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