21st February 2014

Four actions that managers and leaders need to take to reduce growing pressure

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18th February 2014

From catastrophe to success

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About Us

We help individuals and organisations handle pressure and reduce stress in a constructive and positive way.

We are passionate about supporting people to have more balanced and happier lives. This includes developing ways of dealing with the growing demands that most managers and employees experience throughout their work.

We enable clients to handle pressure more effectively and develop both personal and team resilience and to produce lasting, sustainable results.

Our backgrounds, range of tools and flexible approach, means that we offer solutions which are tailored to meet personal needs and tackle organisational issues.

Partners in Managing Pressure

Bruce Hoverd

Bruce HoverdAfter graduating, Bruce worked in Public Relations before moving into a series of Human Resource and Organisation Development Roles, within four very different, large organisations in different sectors. He then became a Partner and Director of a major change consultancy working on diverse development initiatives, throughout the world.

He set up Managing Pressure in 2006 to focus on creating different approaches to reducing and preventing stress.

His international consulting and coaching background, coupled to skills gleaned as a complementary therapist, provide a unique combination and expertise to deal with diverse organisational and personal health challenges.

Graham Yemm

Graham YemmGraham’s earlier corporate career was mainly in sales and sales management, before moving into HR and then training. He has over 20 years’ experience as a consultant and partner in training companies, developing and delivering training solutions both internationally and in the UK.

He is a FISMA, a master practitioner of NLP, a member of the Association of Coaching, a qualified hypnotherapist and also a Reiki practitioner. He is registered with the NHS and combines his corporate work with these activities.

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