Mandy is the author of Family, Village, Tribe (Random House 2005/2013), and Winning the War for Talent (Wiley 2014) and a high-achieving businesswoman who lives and breathes business and workplace innovation. She speaks with ‘in the trenches’ experience as the youngest-ever director of global travel giant Flight Centre, co-founder of the company’s UK operation.
Mandy’s Winning the War for Talent seminar was Bond University’s highest-rated executive education program of its year. Now run as part of the University of Queensland Business School’s executive education programme, it is the only course to achieve a perfect 100% evaluation rating. Mandy changes the way the audience sees their business and shows how innovative people practices transform organisations and achieve extraordinary results. An accomplished public speaker, her audiences come away inspired by her presentations which are based not on theory, but on proven results.
Mandy combines proven business experience with inspiring people skills. Her ideas and practices bring about real change and her seminars have invigorated our people and processes Graham Turner, CEO Flight Centre She contributes regular articles to business media such as Smart Company and has been interviewed and/or featured in Sky Business News, The Australian Financial Review, BRW, Boss Magazine, ABC Radio’s Conversation Hour and Jon Faine Morning Programme, Qantas In-Flight Radio with Alan Kohler and German Eins Magazine for her unconventional business strategies.