Biography

Biography

Biography

James Slade-Symons

James is an experienced board member, managing director and human resource consultant. His career has seen him work both here and in the UK for leading ASX and FTSE brands, mid-tier boutiques and start-up ventures. He specialises in human resource management, having held senior HR posts with organisations such as Vodafone and JD Edwards.

With regard executive coaching James works with board members, leadership teams and management, conducting workshops and individual sessions to help professionals reach their full potential.

James prides himself on taking a very practical, transparent approach to professional development, never losing sight of the objective. His coaching is underpinned by a range of leading methodologies which help create a tension between behavioural science and first hand experience.

Relevant qualifications and accreditations

  • Masters in Human Resources
  • Australian Institute of Company Directors BA Accounting

Why would James be a good Tactician for me?

James’ first hand experience leading and acting on boards, combined with his knowledge of key HR and behavioural practices make him the right Tactician for any board member, leader or manager looking to reach their potential.

What is James passionate about?

European classic cars and motorbikes, skiing, windsurfing, SCUBA diving, travelling, history and people.

James Slade-Symons

James Slade-Symons Bio ImageJames is an experienced board member, managing director and human resource consultant. His career has seen him work both here and in the UK for leading ASX and FTSE brands, mid-tier boutiques and start-up ventures. He specialises in human resource management, having held senior HR posts with organisations such as Vodafone and JD Edwards.

With regard executive coaching James works with board members, leadership teams and management, conducting workshops and individual sessions to help professionals reach their full potential.

James prides himself on taking a very practical, transparent approach to professional development, never losing sight of the objective. His coaching is underpinned by a range of leading methodologies which help create a tension between behavioural science and first hand experience.

Relevant qualifications and accreditations

  • Masters in Human Resources
  • Australian Institute of Company Directors BA Accounting

Why would James be a good Tactician for me?

James’ ¬†first hand experience leading and acting on boards, combined with his knowledge of key HR and behavioural practices make him the right Tactician for any board member, leader or manager looking to reach their potential.

What is James passionate about?

European classic cars and motorbikes, skiing, windsurfing, SCUBA diving, travelling, history and people.

James Slade-Symons

James Slade-Symons Bio Image

James is an experienced board member, managing director and human resource consultant. His career has seen him work both here and in the UK for leading ASX and FTSE brands, mid-tier boutiques and start-up ventures. He specialises in human resource management, having held senior HR posts with organisations such as Vodafone and JD Edwards.

With regard executive coaching James works with board members, leadership teams and management, conducting workshops and individual sessions to help professionals reach their full potential.

James prides himself on taking a very practical, transparent approach to professional development, never losing sight of the objective. His coaching is underpinned by a range of leading methodologies which help create a tension between behavioural science and first hand experience.

Relevant qualifications and accreditations

  • Masters in Human Resources
  • Australian Institute of Company Directors BA Accounting

Why would James be a good Tactician for me?

James’ ¬†first hand experience leading and acting on boards, combined with his knowledge of key HR and behavioural practices make him the right Tactician for any board member, leader or manager looking to reach their potential.

What is James passionate about?

European classic cars and motorbikes, skiing, windsurfing, SCUBA diving, travelling, history and people.

Universally liked and respected for his absolute positivity and professionalism, James communicates seamlessly and effectively with C level officers through to shop floor managers.

Shawn Ket

General Manager, Recruitment & HR Services

Industry focus

Human Resource Consulting, Information Technology, Telecommunications, Mining and Resources, Manufacturing, Group and Registered Training, Health and Aged Care, Community Services.

Availability

  • Weekdays
  • Early morning
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  • Afternoon