Karen Nicholson – Director Career Professionals
After 20 years working in HR I decided to set up my own business to help people develop their careers. Establishing a new business fulfilled my career goal to manage my own business and future destiny!
I believe my HR knowledge and coaching expertise can help you find the right career. I have helped a variety of employees, with different skillsets and experience, to maximise their performance, achieve their potential and enhance job satisfaction.
My recruitment and selection expertise and critical insight into what employers are looking for, informs my advice and guidance. I am a trained interviewer and offer practical interview training tailored to your individual requirements.
I have worked with many employees who experienced redeployment and redundancy. I have in-depth knowledge of roles across a wide range of industries and sectors. I can work with you to identify your strengths, understand how your skills fit the job market and assist you to implement an effective job search strategy.
I am a qualified Executive and Leadership coach with a Degree and Masters in Human Resources Management. I can provide support if you are looking for a new role, securing your first job, seeking promotion, changing career direction, moving to a new employer or returning to work after a period of leave.
I have held senior HR management positions in AIB, Allianz Insurance and National Irish Bank. Prior to moving to financial services I worked for Intel and Gateway 2000. I supported roles across a range of sectors; Corporate Banking, Treasury, Investment, Corporate Finance, Insurance, Business Development, Finance, Risk, Compliance, Operations, IT, HR and Marketing.
I have a genuine interest in helping people achieve their career goals through delivering a high quality, tailored and practical career development service. I am committed to supporting and guiding you to unlock your potential to be successful in your chosen career.
Here are what some of my clients have to say – Testimonials