Ask the Experts


If you would like some help or general advice with any challenges that you wish to resolve – be that a training course, career advice or mentoring – then please contact us on the Ask an Expert e-mail address of expert@pa-assist.com.

Alternatively, our members can post a question in our LinkedIn Group

 

Our current Panel of Experts include:

 
   

Aimee Bateman

 

Since graduating from Glamorgan University in 2003, Aimee, she has worked for some of the largest recruitment companies including Hays Plc, Red Recruitment and Robert Half International. In 2011 Aimee set up her own consultancy and her award winning careers website Careercake.com.

Talent and Innovation winner at the 2013 Institute of Director Awards and Canmol (Chartered Institute of Marketing) New Marketer of the Year 2013, her success has seen her front a number of TV programmes recently as ‘the recruitment expert’ Read more

     
 
   

Suzy Brain England OBE C Dir FIoD

  Suzy Brain England is an experienced board chair, non-executive director, consultant and mentor to senior business people. She received her OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours for public service with the Department for Work and Pensions in 2009 and was named Non-Executive Director of the Year in Yorkshire. Suzy is a Fellow of the Institute of Directors and a Freeman of the City of London. Read more
     
     
   

Margaret Buj

 

Margaret Buj is an interview and career acceleration coach who teaches professionals how to make themselves stand out in job interviews and how to negotiate their best ever salary. 

Over the last 10 years Margaret’s recruited thousands of people for major American corporates and over the last 7 years she’s helped hundreds of people get the jobs they wanted using the unique knowledge gained on the other side of the desk. Read more

     
     
   

Nicki Kempston

 

Nicki Kempston is the Managing Director of In2HR, a consultancy which specialises in providing business with advice and guidance to manage their HR and people issues in the areas of contracts of employment, sickness, maternity, disciplinary, under-performance, redundancy, etc.

Since graduating from Coventry University in 1990, with a degree in Mathematics Read more
 
 
   

Lenka Lutonska

  Lenka Lutonska is a women’s business coach, professional speaker, and an international trainer of NLP (Neuro Lingustic Programming).
Lenka’s specialty is helping professionals to apply practical psychology for outstanding performance at work. Having trained and coached over one thousand people and business teams in NLP, leadership, communication, presenting and sales skills, Lenka has a profound understanding of how human brain works and what it takes to succeed. She is the only UK based ABNLP accredited trainer with a 100% certification score. Read more
     
     
   

Paul Pennant

 

PAul started Today's PA with a clear vision: to take his own experiences as a PA, office manager and business director and create training courses that meet the challenging real-world needs and aspirations of modern business professionals.

From the outset, PAul has been building an impressive client roster, which reads like a who’s who of globally-recognised brands and other high-profile organisations. He has trained PAs from Selfridges, Rugby Football Union, UK Ministry of Defence, Barclays Bank, AXA Insurance, Microsoft, Credit Suisse, Government of the Virgin Islands, QinetiQ and Carphone Warehouse. Course attendees not only come to London from all over the UK, but abroad as well. Today‘s PA has trained PAs from over 4000 companies in 80 countries. Read more