Commercial, pragmatic and highly focused executive coaching

"Geraldine's coaching, support and advice over the last two years has helped me make significant step changes in my approach to a range of management challenges. She has given me great insight into complex issues around influencing my direct reports, peers and managers and how best to play to my strengths. Her holistic and human approach, taking time to understand me as an individual as well as a professional has benefited me both inside and outside work. Finally our sessions were always very open and candid and felt like talking through issues with a wise friend who has known me all my life."

Caroline Hoare, Head of M&A, Corporate Finance for Anglo American

Press coverage

Here are a list of recent articles in sector specific publications as well as the national press.

It’s time to negotiate: are you ready?

It’s time to negotiate: are you ready?
Being able effectively to negotiate is a fundamental skill required to be able to get the new job, promotion or pay rise. Yet, because studies UK women earn on average 20% less than men, and occupy fewer leadership positions, immediately there may a perception that women are weaker negotiators than their male counterparts. Woman-On-Top.com spoke to three leading experts to see if women really are weak negotiators and what they can do to become better negotiators if this premise is correct.

Shared Parental Leave Positive Challenge

Shared Parental Leave Positive Challenge
Regulations that come into force next year for shared parental leave will be a positive move for equality but will present challenges for firms, argues Geraldine Gallacher.

Should employers pay for women to freeze their eggs?

Should employers pay for women to freeze their eggs?
A recent story by NBC news revealed that Facebook helps their female employees in the US to pay for the cost of freezing their eggs, while Apple is planning to introduce the policy in January.

Unconscious Discrimination Holding Back Women

Unconscious Discrimination Holding Back Women
When David Cameron reshuffled his cabinet in July, the wave of new female ministers arriving at Number 10 became dubbed “the Downing Street Catwalk”. How different are the sexes really?

Wouldn’t want that job anyway

Wouldn’t want that job anyway
As Generation Y turn their backs on traditional career paths, London’s accountancy firms need to understand their motivations and find out what they do want.

Are Employers Waking Up to the Talent Time Bomb?

Are Employers Waking Up to the Talent Time Bomb?
Two central issues are at the heart of the talent time bomb that employers need to plan for. Geraldine Gallacher discusses the talent shortages and why they will be an issue for employers

Girls Get Ahead

Girls Get Ahead
With three generations of women now in the workplace, how do we define success? Geraldine Gallacher is quoted in this Sunday Times article

ICAEW - Mindfulness Moves Mainstream

ICAEW - Mindfulness Moves Mainstream
Mindfulness moves mainstream - ICAEW article in which Geraldine Gallacher looks at how a repackaged Buddhist technique can boost creativity and productivity.

Boardroom Mums

Boardroom Mums
Interview with Geraldine Gallacher about her career to date and how she has built a business alongside her family life. She also tells us about her charity work with the MicroLoan Foundation and her plans for the future.

FTSE boardroom progress for women

FTSE boardroom progress for women
Information Daily article by Geraldine Gallacher on whether we've done enough to encourage more females into the coveted executive roles.

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