Bio: Nicky Carnie

Nicky is a fully qualified and experienced Institute of Leadership & Management executive coach, facilitator and chartered, MSc HR professional. Her approach is pragmatic and flexible, supportive and above all effective. She is passionate about developing people and has a proven track record of achieving outcome-based results with both individuals and teams. Nicky has coaching experience in several sectors.

Nicky has a reputation for delivering results. HR managers and MDs come to Nicky because of her ability to engage with their teams, building an instant rapport and providing effective coaching to support individual’s professional development. Nicky supports employers to develop greater resilience within their employees in order to improve cohesion, smart working and a more profitable business outcome.

With a proven track-record of outcome-based solutions, Nicky motivates and develops her coaching clients to accomplish and sustain the necessary changes to consistently achieve high levels of performance, build confidence and move forward personally and professionally. Her personal approach to coaching is tailored specifically to the clients’ needs and ensures a truly unique experience.

With an HR background, Nicky has extensive experience in oil and gas and third sectors and uses these skills to facilitate and lead her client’s teams to achieve better collaboration and high performance. Her understanding of leadership development and performance management allows her to engage with leaders and coach them to achieve excellent business results through their teams. With a high level of emotional intelligence, Nicky naturally connects with people of all levels and backgrounds to create a diverse and inclusive work environment. She has coaching experience in several sectors including: oil and gas, care sector, agricultural, IT, finance and third sector.

Nicky currently specialises in psychometric colour profiling and using these tools to work with SMEs to raise employees’ self-awareness through bespoke workshops and coaching. She is Scotland’s only independent C-Me practitioner and uses this to help teams understand how their behaviour affects others. She also designs and delivers leadership development and personal effectiveness courses on behalf of Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce.

What Nicky’s clients say about her:

“Nicky is a great coach, leader and HR expert. She has a genuine interest in other people and is always very keen to support others. The is very professional and solution focused.”

“Nicky helped me to identify the areas which crossed over [work & home] and the impact this was having in both areas of my life…to have time to concentrate on me and not feel judged was excellent and I felt refreshed after each session.”

Nicky's qualifications and professional accreditations:

• MSc HR Management, Robert Gordon University, Dissertation on Employee Engagement • Institute of Leadership & Management Level 5 Diploma in Coaching and Mentoring • Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Personal Development • Member of Association for Coaching • Member of Institute of Leadership & Management • Accredited Independent C-me Psychometric Colour Profiling Practitioner • Certified Insights Discovery Psychometric Colour Profiling Practitioner

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