Candice Lee Shulman
Melanie Milner Glickman
PARTNERSHIPS & DEVELOPMENT
MARKETING & CUSTOMER SERVICE
Favourite part about role: I love developing exciting new training material and helping people grow. My other favorite part of my role is building strong, solid relationships with clients and potential clients. Human connection is very important to me.
Favourite Quote: Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world (Nelson Mandela).
Values that drive you: Honesty, resilience, passion.
Favourite books: Radical Candor by Kim Scott: A book about building honest relationships with your employees and colleagues to improve and enhance communication to receive positive & critical feedback.
The Wisdom of the Enneagram by Don Riso and Russ Hudson. It is my go to book for self-development and self-awareness. I use it in coaching with my clients.
Guilty pleasure: Red Wine from the Bordeaux region – it is just pure deliciousness!
Favourite part about role: The freedom to be creative - from idea generation, to aesthetics - not much is off limits to test!
Favourite Quote: If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change (Wayne Dyer).
Values that drive you: Integrity, commitment, honesty.
Favourite books: Start with Why by Simon Sinek. Great for leaders who want to better understand and influence what drives their teams.
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F**k by Mark Manson. For anyone looking for permission to care less and say no to things that don’t serve you – this is for you.
Guilty pleasure: Cheesy romcoms - the cheesier the better.
Favourite part about role: I love having the opportunities to be involved in a number of exciting projects across the business. I enjoy using the people and research skills gained in my degree to help growing companies achieve their goals.
Favourite Quote: You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great. (Zig Ziglar)
Values that drive you: Honesty, dedication, optimism.
Favourite books: Work Psychology, Understanding Human Behaviour in the Workplace by John Arnold and Ray Randall et al. This book was my bible at University and has been useful in my transition into HR.
Attracting and Retaining Top Talent in Times of Brexit by Benivo. This book provides best practice advice from 28 thought leaders sharing their insights, plans for hiring and strategies to retain their staff.
Guilty pleasure: Finding a great series on Netflix and binge-watching the whole thing!
Favourite part about role: Being able to bring about a change in someone’s circumstances by bringing to them new opportunities to thrive (a new role/company etc).
Favourite Quote: To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funny bone (Reba McEntire).
Values that drive you: Respect, integrity and enthusiasm
Favourite books: Jugaad Innovation by Navi Radjou, Jaideep Prabhu, Simone Ahuja. It presents ways to innovate, be flexible, and do more with less.
Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ by Daniel Goleman.
Guilty pleasure: Vegetating in front of the television.
Favourite part about role: The ability to work flexibly, balancing work and home life. Being able to work on a variety of ad hoc HR projects
Favourite Quote: Up to you – ‘Envision the future you desire. Create the life of your dreams. See it, feel it, believe it’. (Jack Canfield)
Values that drive you: Dedication, knowledge, trustworthy,
Favourite books:: The Secret by Rhonda Byrne. A self-help book for positive thinking to achieve successful outcomes.
Unbroken: A World War 2 story of survival, resilience and redemption by Laura Hillenbrand. Shows a person’s strength will and determination to persevere over difficult obstacles.
Guilty pleasure: Chocolate and Netflix!
Favourite part about role: The possibilities and opportunities it offers and the chance to work with a like-minded team. I have worked as an HR Consultant in the past but this is an exciting challenge as there are no limits.
I've learnt that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel (Maya Angelou).
Values that drive you: Honesty, fairness, perseverance.
Favourite books: Eats Shoots and Leaves by Lynne Truss – It appeals to the pedant in me!
The New Geography of Jobs by Enrico Moretti - It’s six years old now, but still a timely and smart discussion of how different cities and regions have made a changing economy work for them – and how policymakers can learn from that to lift the circumstances of workers everywhere.
Guilty pleasure: Ice cream – the nuttier the better. Favourite flavours include Macadamia, Pistachio, Almond, Cashew, or Peanut. Yum!