An HR and L&D professional with experience across the public, private and voluntary sectors. Recovering from cancer Andrea remains active in the workplace. She also offers Project Management, Event Planning (including fundraising), Coaching, and Virtual Assistant support, and proofreading.
Experienced event manager - boardroom to arena, writing event documents, project management, EA support, meet&greet. Good at research. I'm determined, friendly, resourceful. Fee negotiable. Early in to London or distance travel - expenses required. Passions - theatre/acting/
Film-maker based in London with more than 25 years experience. I know more about video, film, cinema, music, and photography than I should …and still keen to learn more. Father, cook, dog lover, reader, husband, Londoner, and cyclist pondering whether to make the leap to varifocals…
I am a freelance trainer and accountant with 25 years accounting experience specialising in charity finance. I an also a trainer in the use of Xero, Sage and Quick Books. I enjoy helping people to be confident in manging and understanding their organisations finances.
A personable and conscientious “portfolio careerist” with extensive experience of successfully providing exemplary levels of service to a wide cross section of clients within diverse cultural and business environments. Industries include event management, venues, charities, not for profit, heritage, tourism, management consultancy and TV networks.
You can book Roseanna (Roxy) for the following tasks:
I work in communication. I specialise in change comms, audience insight, writing, social media strategy and business events. I also coach people to communicate and present brilliantly. And if you don't need any of these, what about an objective view on your current approach to communicating with your audiences? I’m also studying the OU MBA.
Hi, I am Scott. Worked for over 35 years in the Hospitality, Travel and IT industry mainly in sales and marketing leading teams to achieve sucess. Currently a co-director for my wife's consultancy. I enjoy tackling problems and seeing a job through successfully. Happy to take on challenges.
My career has largely been to reach and achieve customer deadlines and demands,
on a completely worldwide basis. Customer Care strategy is of paramount importance. Coaching and supporting staff has always also been a pre-requisite.
Working on TQM ( Kaizen ) principles to “get it right first time”
30 years experience in the charity sector - 20 or so at senior management level specialising in the interface between strategic and operational planning leading to service delivery. Strong campaigning & media background coupled with extensive staff & volunteer management. Trustee & board experience.
I'm a qualified Care Assistant with 6 years experience. Previously worked in the retail sector for 15 years including Health, and entertainment areas. I write plays and short stories in my spare time, and currently studying counselling, psychology,spiritual healing, and advanced philosophy.
I have 40 years of continued work experience in a variety of administration and accounting roles, and also working with customers within home help, animal sitting, caring, sales assistant and customer services. I currently work from home as a self-employed bookkeeper allowing me full flexibility.
Trained as a hotelier my career has centred on customer service, brand creation and sales & marketing. This has been primarily in the Hospitality & Leisure and Property markets. After graduating from the Savoy Hotel Management Scheme, I ran a number of prestigious hotels, which led into consulting.
I'm a hugely experienced artworker, with some creative input, typesetting and proofreading, sometimes designing, all kinds of printed materials, books, brochures, journals, adverts etc. I also have many years experience of events organising, including venues, travel, hotels, equipment, staffing etc.
I am a design, events and marketing professional with experience across publishing, content management, point of sale, brand, events and more. Taking a project from concept to final delivery and managing budgets and timings throughout. Available for freelance or longer term opportunities.
I’ve worked in the advertising, marketing & PR industry for over 25 years. Most of it in senior management roles, looking after budgets, HR, sales etc as well as the million other things managers do on a daily basis. I ran radio stations, magazines + my own PR Agency & an events/entertainment Biz
I am a friendly and professional person with a track record in Travel, Media Sales and the Professions with a wide range of skills and experience. Married with no children living near Gatwick. Hard working, fast typing, good IT skills and can turn my hand to most jobs.
Jenny is a multi-skilled professional with a particular interest in teaching, motivating others, professional image design and life coaching with over 25 years experience. A smart and well presented woman who has gained experience in public and private sector market places.
I have taken early retirement. I worked as a Chartered Surveyor for nearly 40 years. I am of the opinion life is for living in the main, although my love of travelling in our camper van costs a fair bit ! I am healthy, fit for my age and love meeting new people. I married in 1976 and still am!
I have recently returned to the UK after living in the United States for 18 years. I ran a franchise restaurant for 8yrs and also worked in retail. I have two daughters, one here and one in the US. The one here has just returned to work after having a baby and I babysit for her 3days a week.
I run a successful Hog Roast company.
However my background is in advertising and marketing and I would love to help anyone with any problems they are having with their marketing, research and copywriting.
If you are near me (Merseyside), you can get a discounted hog roast as a Blume member!
I am a former accountant turned international film and media event producer who has lived on several continents. I am confident, highly creative, have great customer facing skills, patient, great at marketing and copywriting, very strong internet & social media skills, charming phone manner.
professional background - IT consultant. Actively involved in local charity for a country park. Fundraising skills Also work with local NHS on county IT programmes. Experience dealing with local/national/EU governments
Software and Dell hardware sales including complete networks and leasing, Prince 2 Project Management qualification, public speaker, Administration, Document Control, Broadband multi site rollouts, Coordination, excellent written composition.
Experienced and qualified trainer, manager, coach/mentor and tutor.
Professions: Education, Financial Services, Disaster Restoration, ISO, Recruitment
I enjoy helping others in the area of personal and professional development including business coaching, hence the above...
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I am a former teacher, trainer and coach. I have great experience in technology, computers and social media. I am also skilled in public speaking and presentations. My other interests include photography, writing and gardening.
I am Lizzy and after working in leisure & hospitality for 27yrs, I changed careers so I could look after my son and ran a data prep company in Market research.
After a bout of cancer I now look after properties and boats for people and run a small Bnb.
I am a smart, well-spoken, well-educated, semi-retired professional man. I am in good health, I am sociable, and open-minded. I am looking for some fresh challenges. My working career was initially in the automobile industry, and then I moved into a high level IT environment. Flexible, reliable.
A marketing professional with a corporate sales and marketing background Andy has managed teams across Europe and led marketing and PR campaigns. He has agency- and client-side experience. His skillset is wide-ranging and he is a hands-on practitioner. Retired, he blogs and volunteers.
A versatile individual with a background in English language teaching who has also trained in other professions such as Catering, Retail, the Hospitality Industry (esp. bar work), Bakery & Confectionary, French Polishing, Factory/Warehouse and Office/Admin. ICT literate
I have worked extensively within the hotel, travel, hospitality and events/ exhibition industries both in the UK as well as overseas.
In many of my roles I have been heavily involved with sales and marketing; business development (B2B) and (B2C); customer services with corporates as well as within leisure tourism and the travel trade; and the digital marketing industries, training and education, recruitment and both public and commercial industries .
I have a proven ability to in sourcing new business leads, and building relationships through effective communication, telemarketing; and by building a pipeline from inception to conversion. Many of my previous roles have all been target and KPI lead.
I have experience of using Sales Force as well as other CRM systems.
Previous General Manager providing sustained quality of performance in the UK Hotel Industry. Passionate about service and standards, Family man who makes a difference to people less fortunate and helps overcome challenges. Adaptable and dependable with a high level integrity and self motivation.
A keen, energetic skilled worker with a proven track record in Security. I have also built an outstanding portfolio in Crafts and Dress making.
I need to stress that I proudly hold a significant number of testimonials for being a reliable and trusted worker with a friendly yet business-like approach
I’m a Carer for my disabled partner and spend my spare time on line , cooking or at my allotment.
I like to connect like minded people on Twitter and promote local companies and events.
Keen on disability issues and products.
Love to tweet about food and regularly tweet recipes, my own and others.
Retired college lecturer with experience in assisting with essay writing and university applications. Keen eye for detail for proof reading and editing. Experienced in child care. Trustworthy and reliable - willing to help busy families manage home life
I live on the border of North Hertfordshire and South Cambridgeshire. I enjoy meeting people from all walks of life and have been involved in community engagement and education all of my working life from the age of 19. I run my own business.
I am X Royal Navy and am a Merchant Seaman and have qualified at both seamanship as a AbleSeaman/Rigger and Ship's Cook, whilst working in the catering industry ashore at times, I also spent some time teaching catering to youths for a period of 5 yrs.
I have worked as an administrator for best part of my working life. I am computer literate. I keep myself fit and have a can do attitude. I have joined Blume for the flexible and lucrative opportunities they can provide for older people like myself. I enjoy chatting and meeting new people.
I am a Virtual Personal Assistant with almost 20 years experience. My skills lie in helping clients to stay organised in whatever way they need. I also help with their client relationship management and research information they need.
Worked in telecommunications, computing, IT and Cyber Security for over 30 years, so can fix most computing problems. Brought up on a garden nursery and always worked in gardens, and enjoy working outside.
I have strong administrative and organisational skills (worked in insurance market in the City for many years before leaving to raise family). I am very good at de-cluttering, doing various practical jobs around the house as well as tidying up gardens. Will soon be completing my degree in Classics.
I am a commercially focused business leader with over 25 years of management, strategy, product development, delivery and operational experience in the hotel, hospitality, events and sports industries. An accomplished senior executive with a history of increasing revenue/profit margins.
I have been a successful professional in Marketing and Financial Services sectors. I am would like to offer my services to a wide range of activities. I am articulate, personable, healthy and enthusiastic in whatever work I undertake.
I am a retired P.E.Teacher.I still love seeing people succeed in sport.Qualified to lead in mountains, caves.Good at coaching Football (Tarkowski started with me) and Athletics.Sport photography; commissions for British Athletics and Athletics Weekly,own website.Can do portraits and studio work.
A hard working individual with a proven record of achievement set against a time critical background. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills enable him to deal professionally at all levels. A well organised and flexible attitude to work.
I am a mature woman with a very varied employment background and a wealth of experience in hospitality, security, social care, driving, not forgetting knitting, dressmaking and childcare. I have also trained dogs (obedience) and taught children the joys of old crafts.
I am a researcher and writer, specialising in history/archaeology but other subjects are also of interest. I have written for a wide range of audiences - web, print, museums. I am a proof reader too. I have experience with the popular IT packages.
Advanced computer user, handy with a saw and drill! Administrative / financial; building / repair. Renovated 3 houses: rewiring, central heating and plumbing. Career lecturer, module leader and performing arts practitioner with extensive skills, tutoring in singing (Choral Director) and GCSE maths.
I have a variety of skills and am looking to add to my income streams in giving service and enjoying what I agree to do with good intent. Great cook, mental health professional and therapeutic counsellor, been in commerce, play the piano, good in the garden, IT savvy and much more............
My name is Gina Laleye, and I am over 21! I am very thorough in any activities I might undertake and can apply myself to many tasks. I am a very experienced worker in the fields of Social Work and alternative therapies and have many years experience in the field and would love to share these.
Having owned & run several businesses my skillset is extremely wide. I trained as a Chartered Accountant but I have worked with both very large & very small clients with a very hands on approach. I have also had years of experience of Direct Selling and marketing. Oddly I hold a forklift license!!!
Mum of a big family - all grown up - now lots of grandchildren.
Experienced Therapeutic Counsellor
Sociable, love meeting new people
Supportive - practically & emotionally, problem solver
Cooking lovely meals and making an occasion special - I'm an expert!
Driver- clean licence
I am a mature professional, top-level foster carer for over 17 years experience, have 15 years experience in housing sector and building and construction. experienced in court reports, preparation in all areas of housing/building litigation and advocacy/coach for children mother/baby placements.